The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 117 123 131
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 15 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.71% 0.88% 0.65%
As % of the General category 2.66% 2.43% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 15
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £29,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -8.79%
Pharmaceutical
East of England

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

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
563 907 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.61% 36.40% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 474 693 618
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 12 £43,750 +18.24% 2
St Neots - 2 £22,500 -
Pharmaceutical
East of England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (46.67%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) Life Science
4 6 (20.00%) Analytics
5 5 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.33%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) HTML
6 4 (13.33%) MS Office
6 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.33%) Postgraduate
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) Big Data
6 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (13.33%) Text Mining
6 4 (13.33%) Informatics
7 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (10.00%) Chemistry
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Biotechnology
7 3 (10.00%) Ansible
7 3 (10.00%) Network Security
7 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (10.00%) Puppet
7 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
7 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (10.00%) PhD

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Text Mining
1 4 (13.33%) Big Data
2 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) OLAP
4 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.33%) QlikView
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (10.00%) Programmer
2 3 (10.00%) Developer
2 3 (10.00%) IT Support
3 2 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Junior Programmer
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
3 2 (6.67%) IT Administrator
3 2 (6.67%) Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Junior
3 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
3 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Life Science
2 4 (13.33%) Informatics
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Biotechnology
3 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Chemistry
4 2 (6.67%) Biology
4 2 (6.67%) Statistics
4 2 (6.67%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.33%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Analytics
2 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Information Management
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) Change Control
4 2 (6.67%) ETL
4 2 (6.67%) CRM
4 2 (6.67%) MVC
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Python
2 5 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) C
4 3 (10.00%) VBA
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) R
6 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Postgraduate
3 3 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
1 3 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos