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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 91 72 95
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 13 47 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.93% 2.59% 1.08%
As % of the General category 3.82% 6.89% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
340 682 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.41% 37.58% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 278 502 420
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,660 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) RESTful
3 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (30.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) SOAP
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (20.00%) Subversion
5 4 (20.00%) Apache Camel
5 4 (20.00%) Spring
5 4 (20.00%) Life Science
6 3 (15.00%) Django
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) CSS3
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 2 (10.00%) C
7 2 (10.00%) Statistics
7 2 (10.00%) Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Web Design

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Text Mining
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Mechanical Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Statistician
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) RESTful
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) SOAP
4 4 (20.00%) Spring
4 4 (20.00%) Apache Camel
5 3 (15.00%) Django
5 3 (15.00%) HTML5
5 3 (15.00%) CSS3
6 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Life Science
3 2 (10.00%) Statistics
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Biotechnology
4 1 (5.00%) Biology
4 1 (5.00%) W3C
4 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) SDLC
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Web Design
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) BPR
5 1 (5.00%) CAD
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
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Salary: £Competitve
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Salary: Up to £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Pension, Stock Options, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Bonus & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £65,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Good DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago