The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 97 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 11 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.71% 0.87% 0.49%
As % of the General category 2.43% 2.24% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £30,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £71,750 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
Pharmaceutical
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
452 581 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.22% 38.79% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 328 498 410
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,453
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cambridge region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical.

1 26 (56.52%) Python
2 18 (39.13%) Degree
3 16 (34.78%) Java
4 14 (30.43%) Big Data
4 14 (30.43%) Analytics
5 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
6 9 (19.57%) Informatics
6 9 (19.57%) Life Science
7 8 (17.39%) HTML5
7 8 (17.39%) CSS3
7 8 (17.39%) RESTful
7 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.39%) Validation
7 8 (17.39%) CSS
7 8 (17.39%) Web Services
7 8 (17.39%) HTML
7 8 (17.39%) Oracle
8 7 (15.22%) SQL
8 7 (15.22%) MySQL
8 7 (15.22%) jQuery
8 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
8 7 (15.22%) Pharmacovigilance
8 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.04%) Finance
9 6 (13.04%) QlikView
9 6 (13.04%) Firewall
9 6 (13.04%) ETL
9 6 (13.04%) Project Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Office
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) Network Security
3 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) Big Data
2 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
3 6 (13.04%) QlikView
4 5 (10.87%) Spotfire
4 5 (10.87%) Text Mining
5 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.35%) OLAP
7 1 (2.17%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (17.39%) Administrator
2 7 (15.22%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) IT Support
4 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Support
5 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) IT Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Compliance Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Cognos Specialist
6 1 (2.17%) Product Owner
6 1 (2.17%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
1 8 (17.39%) CSS
1 8 (17.39%) Web Services
1 8 (17.39%) RESTful
1 8 (17.39%) HTML5
1 8 (17.39%) CSS3
2 7 (15.22%) jQuery
3 4 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Informatics
1 9 (19.57%) Life Science
2 7 (15.22%) Pharmacovigilance
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Statistics
3 4 (8.70%) Ontologies
4 3 (6.52%) Biotechnology
4 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.52%) Chemistry
5 2 (4.35%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.17%) Replication
6 1 (2.17%) Biology
6 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Analytics
2 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.39%) Validation
3 6 (13.04%) Project Management
3 6 (13.04%) ETL
4 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.70%) Data Management
5 4 (8.70%) Information Management
5 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
5 4 (8.70%) Master Data Management
5 4 (8.70%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.52%) Workflow
7 2 (4.35%) CRM
7 2 (4.35%) Change Control
7 2 (4.35%) Software Licensing
7 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) Python
2 16 (34.78%) Java
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) SQL
5 6 (13.04%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) VBA
6 4 (8.70%) Perl
6 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.52%) C++
7 3 (6.52%) C
7 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.35%) R
8 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) Postgraduate
3 3 (6.52%) PhD
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.35%) GAMP
1 2 (4.35%) GCP
1 2 (4.35%) GMP
1 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
1 3 (6.52%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Cognos
4 3 (6.52%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.17%) EMC
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Biovia
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago