The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 202 210 225
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 71 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.89% 0.57% 0.71%
As % of the General category 2.35% 1.80% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 57 30 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £71,094 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Pharmaceutical
England

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

General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3016 2220 3354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.92% 31.69% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2393 1695 2744
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in the East of England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in the East of England

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire +28 43 £40,000 - 8
Hertfordshire -21 21 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Essex -3 4 £35,000 -65.00% 8
Bedfordshire - 3 £68,750 - 1
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 39 (25.49%) SQL
1 39 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.92%) Oracle
2 32 (20.92%) Python
3 27 (17.65%) HTML
4 26 (16.99%) Java
5 25 (16.34%) Windows
5 25 (16.34%) Degree
6 24 (15.69%) Linux
6 24 (15.69%) CSS
7 23 (15.03%) JavaScript
7 23 (15.03%) Analytics
7 23 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (14.38%) Validation
9 21 (13.73%) Life Science
10 20 (13.07%) Project Management
11 19 (12.42%) C#
11 19 (12.42%) ITIL
12 18 (11.76%) Big Data
13 16 (10.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (10.46%) SAP
13 16 (10.46%) Red Hat
13 16 (10.46%) Marketing
14 15 (9.80%) Data Analysis
14 15 (9.80%) Active Directory
14 15 (9.80%) Perl
14 15 (9.80%) SharePoint
15 14 (9.15%) MS Excel
15 14 (9.15%) Software Engineering
16 13 (8.50%) Scrum

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 15 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.54%) Apache
3 4 (2.61%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.96%) IIS
4 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.31%) Lync
5 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.31%) Documentum
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.31%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.65%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.96%) Office 365
2 2 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.54%) DHCP
1 10 (6.54%) DNS
2 9 (5.88%) Firewall
3 4 (2.61%) Network Security
3 4 (2.61%) LAN
4 2 (1.31%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.31%) Internet
4 2 (1.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.76%) Big Data
2 12 (7.84%) Oracle Database
3 10 (6.54%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.58%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.58%) MySQL
5 6 (3.92%) QlikView
5 6 (3.92%) Text Mining
6 5 (3.27%) Spotfire
7 4 (2.61%) Data Mart
7 4 (2.61%) Data Mining
7 4 (2.61%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.61%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.65%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.65%) Selenium
3 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.65%) FogBugz
General
1 16 (10.46%) Marketing
2 11 (7.19%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.54%) Finance
4 8 (5.23%) Legal
5 4 (2.61%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (14.38%) Developer
2 20 (13.07%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (13.07%) Administrator
3 14 (9.15%) Software Engineer
3 14 (9.15%) Analyst
4 13 (8.50%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (7.19%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (5.23%) Author
6 8 (5.23%) Technical Author
7 7 (4.58%) Business Analyst
8 6 (3.92%) Consultant
8 6 (3.92%) Software Consultant
8 6 (3.92%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (3.92%) Software Project Manager
8 6 (3.92%) Implementation Manager
8 6 (3.92%) Implementation Project Manager
8 6 (3.92%) Implementation Consultant
8 6 (3.92%) Software Integration Engineer
8 6 (3.92%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.65%) HTML
2 24 (15.69%) CSS
3 13 (8.50%) XML
4 12 (7.84%) Web Services
5 11 (7.19%) HTML5
6 10 (6.54%) .NET
6 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET
6 10 (6.54%) jQuery
7 8 (5.23%) RESTful
7 8 (5.23%) CSS3
8 4 (2.61%) EDI
8 4 (2.61%) Middleware
9 3 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (1.96%) Classic ASP
10 2 (1.31%) Swing
10 2 (1.31%) XHTML
10 2 (1.31%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.31%) WCF
11 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (13.73%) Life Science
3 12 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.19%) Chemistry
5 10 (6.54%) Biology
5 10 (6.54%) Informatics
5 10 (6.54%) PKI
5 10 (6.54%) Statistics
6 9 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 9 (5.88%) Pharmacovigilance
7 6 (3.92%) NHS
8 5 (3.27%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.27%) Ontologies
8 5 (3.27%) e-Health
8 5 (3.27%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.61%) Open Source
9 4 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.61%) PMI
9 4 (2.61%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (2.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.34%) Windows
2 24 (15.69%) Linux
3 16 (10.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (7.84%) UNIX
5 10 (6.54%) CentOS
6 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.27%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.61%) Solaris
9 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.31%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.31%) AIX
10 2 (1.31%) HPUX
10 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.03%) Analytics
2 22 (14.38%) Validation
3 20 (13.07%) Project Management
4 19 (12.42%) ITIL
5 15 (9.80%) Data Analysis
6 14 (9.15%) Software Engineering
7 13 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (8.50%) Scrum
7 13 (8.50%) ERP
8 12 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (7.84%) Migration
9 11 (7.19%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (4.58%) Change Management
12 7 (4.58%) ETL
12 7 (4.58%) Information Management
13 6 (3.92%) Business Analysis
14 5 (3.27%) Data Management
14 5 (3.27%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.49%) SQL
2 32 (20.92%) Python
3 26 (16.99%) Java
4 23 (15.03%) JavaScript
5 19 (12.42%) C#
6 15 (9.80%) Perl
7 12 (7.84%) C++
7 12 (7.84%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.88%) C
9 6 (3.92%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.27%) R
11 4 (2.61%) Delphi
12 3 (1.96%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.96%) VB
12 3 (1.96%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.96%) VBA
13 2 (1.31%) PHP
14 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (16.34%) Degree
2 10 (6.54%) RHCE
2 10 (6.54%) OCP
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (4.58%) PhD
4 6 (3.92%) Postgraduate
5 4 (2.61%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.65%) HNC
7 1 (0.65%) CCNP
7 1 (0.65%) CCNA
7 1 (0.65%) ISEB
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.19%) QA
2 9 (5.88%) GMP
3 7 (4.58%) GCP
4 5 (3.27%) ISO 9001
4 5 (3.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 5 (3.27%) GAMP
5 4 (2.61%) GLP
5 4 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.96%) GxP
6 3 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.50%) vSphere
3 10 (6.54%) VMware ESX
3 10 (6.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.96%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.31%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.19%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (6.54%) SCCM
2 10 (6.54%) SCOM
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.61%) Puppet
3 4 (2.61%) Ansible
4 2 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.92%) Oracle
3 16 (10.46%) SAP
3 16 (10.46%) Red Hat
4 13 (8.50%) VMware
5 11 (7.19%) EMC
6 9 (5.88%) Cognos
7 7 (4.58%) Citrix
8 5 (3.27%) IBM
9 4 (2.61%) HP
9 4 (2.61%) Cisco
10 3 (1.96%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.96%) Symantec
11 2 (1.31%) Tableau
11 2 (1.31%) Sun
11 2 (1.31%) Informatica
11 2 (1.31%) Axway
11 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.65%) Polycom
12 1 (0.65%) NetApp
Hertfordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 per annum + 5% bonus, full benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Salary: Package available
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Chelmsford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 13 days ago
Brentwood
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Harlow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Costello Medical
Salary: £25-£30,000 (Negotiable according to experience and qualifications)
Posted: 23 days ago