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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 218 181 204
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +23
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 45 92 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 1.13% 0.75%
As % of the General category 1.74% 3.12% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 86 50
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
2584 2953 2729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.48% 36.27% 34.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2033 2339 2162
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
Hertfordshire -22 20 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Bedfordshire +26 15 £40,000 -40.74%
Essex +7 9 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Cambridgeshire -26 7 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 24 (30.38%) Degree
2 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.19%) Business Analysis
4 11 (13.92%) Marketing
4 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (12.66%) Chemistry
5 10 (12.66%) Logistics
6 9 (11.39%) Life Science
6 9 (11.39%) French Language
6 9 (11.39%) C++
6 9 (11.39%) COBOL
6 9 (11.39%) Java
6 9 (11.39%) RPG
6 9 (11.39%) SAP
6 9 (11.39%) AS400
7 8 (10.13%) Linux
7 8 (10.13%) ABAP
7 8 (10.13%) SAP BW
7 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
7 8 (10.13%) Functional Testing
7 8 (10.13%) Analytics
8 7 (8.86%) PhD
8 7 (8.86%) Windows
9 6 (7.59%) CSS
9 6 (7.59%) SQL
9 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
9 6 (7.59%) HTML
9 6 (7.59%) Python
9 6 (7.59%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (3.80%) SAS
1 3 (3.80%) Umbraco
1 3 (3.80%) WordPress
1 3 (3.80%) Node.js
2 2 (2.53%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.80%) Acrobat
1 3 (3.80%) InDesign
1 3 (3.80%) Adobe Premiere
1 3 (3.80%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (3.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) VoIP
1 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SAP BW
2 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.53%) OLAP
4 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
5 1 (1.27%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Subversion
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.80%) Grunt
3 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (13.92%) Marketing
2 9 (11.39%) French Language
3 6 (7.59%) Games
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.53%) Finance
5 1 (1.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Developer
2 16 (20.25%) Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) ABAP Developer
4 8 (10.13%) SAP Developer
5 6 (7.59%) RPG Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Programmer
7 4 (5.06%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) AS400 Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Mechanical Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.80%) C++ Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) HTML
1 6 (7.59%) CSS
2 5 (6.33%) .NET
2 5 (6.33%) Qt
3 3 (3.80%) Web Services
3 3 (3.80%) XML
3 3 (3.80%) XSLT
3 3 (3.80%) Ajax
3 3 (3.80%) JSON
3 3 (3.80%) jQuery
3 3 (3.80%) HTML5
3 3 (3.80%) CSS3
3 3 (3.80%) Backbone.js
3 3 (3.80%) Ember.js
3 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.80%) Android SDK
4 2 (2.53%) JPA
4 2 (2.53%) Spring
4 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.53%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Chemistry
2 9 (11.39%) AS400
2 9 (11.39%) Life Science
3 6 (7.59%) Xbox
4 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.80%) Biology
5 3 (3.80%) Biotechnology
5 3 (3.80%) User Experience
5 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.80%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.53%) Statistics
7 1 (1.27%) SCADA
7 1 (1.27%) Informatics
7 1 (1.27%) PMI
7 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.27%) FMCG
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) Windows
3 5 (6.33%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.06%) Android
5 3 (3.80%) UNIX
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (15.19%) Business Analysis
2 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.66%) Logistics
5 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
5 8 (10.13%) Functional Testing
5 8 (10.13%) Analytics
6 6 (7.59%) Web Development
6 6 (7.59%) CRM
7 5 (6.33%) OO
7 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.33%) SDLC
8 4 (5.06%) Load Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Security Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.06%) ETL
8 4 (5.06%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) C++
1 9 (11.39%) COBOL
1 9 (11.39%) Java
1 9 (11.39%) RPG
2 8 (10.13%) ABAP
3 6 (7.59%) Python
3 6 (7.59%) SQL
3 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.33%) C
4 5 (6.33%) C#
5 4 (5.06%) Perl
6 3 (3.80%) VBA
7 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.27%) R
8 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) PhD
3 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) PMP
4 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.27%) MCP
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) GAMP
3 1 (1.27%) GMP
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) SAP
2 3 (3.80%) Adobe
2 3 (3.80%) Google
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) Autodesk
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Infor
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Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Experis Engineering
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
CK Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Biovia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago