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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 191 196 218
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 72 45 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.64% 0.66%
As % of the General category 2.47% 1.88% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 53 36 49
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2910 2393 3527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.31% 34.12% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 1886 2850
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +17 45 £41,000 +12.32% 8
Hertfordshire -16 20 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Essex -3 3 £35,000 -49.09% 8
Bedfordshire - 3 £70,000 - 3
Norfolk - 1 - - 3
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 61 (35.67%) Microsoft
2 45 (26.32%) SQL
3 33 (19.30%) HTML
4 30 (17.54%) JavaScript
4 30 (17.54%) CSS
5 28 (16.37%) Oracle
6 27 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 26 (15.20%) Validation
8 25 (14.62%) Life Science
8 25 (14.62%) Python
9 24 (14.04%) C#
10 23 (13.45%) Degree
10 23 (13.45%) Analytics
10 23 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (12.28%) Java
11 21 (12.28%) Linux
12 20 (11.70%) T-SQL
12 20 (11.70%) XML
13 19 (11.11%) ITIL
13 19 (11.11%) .NET
13 19 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 19 (11.11%) Project Management
14 18 (10.53%) Windows
14 18 (10.53%) ASP.NET
14 18 (10.53%) MS Office
14 18 (10.53%) HTML5
15 17 (9.94%) Marketing
15 17 (9.94%) Legal
16 16 (9.36%) Citrix
17 15 (8.77%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 12 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.85%) Apache
3 6 (3.51%) Documentum
4 4 (2.34%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.34%) SAS
5 3 (1.75%) IIS
5 3 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.17%) Lync
6 2 (1.17%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.17%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) Office 365
2 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.60%) LAN
2 10 (5.85%) DNS
2 10 (5.85%) DHCP
3 6 (3.51%) Firewall
4 2 (1.17%) VPN
4 2 (1.17%) Internet
4 2 (1.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.77%) Big Data
3 12 (7.02%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 10 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.09%) MySQL
5 7 (4.09%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.51%) QlikView
7 5 (2.92%) Spotfire
8 4 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.34%) Cognos Report Studio
8 4 (2.34%) Data Mart
8 4 (2.34%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.75%) Text Mining
10 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.58%) Selenium
3 1 (0.58%) FogBugz
3 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (9.94%) Marketing
1 17 (9.94%) Legal
2 10 (5.85%) Finance
3 9 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.68%) Publishing
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (17.54%) Developer
2 23 (13.45%) Analyst
3 16 (9.36%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (9.36%) Administrator
4 15 (8.77%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.43%) Project Manager
5 11 (6.43%) Technical Support
5 11 (6.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (6.43%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (5.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (5.85%) C# Developer
7 9 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.68%) Author
8 8 (4.68%) Technical Author
9 7 (4.09%) Systems Manager
9 7 (4.09%) Compliance Manager
10 6 (3.51%) Software Implementation Consultant
10 6 (3.51%) Software Implementation Project Manager
10 6 (3.51%) Software Manager
10 6 (3.51%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.30%) HTML
2 30 (17.54%) CSS
3 20 (11.70%) XML
4 19 (11.11%) .NET
5 18 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 18 (10.53%) HTML5
6 10 (5.85%) jQuery
6 10 (5.85%) XHTML
6 10 (5.85%) Web Services
7 7 (4.09%) CSS3
7 7 (4.09%) RESTful
8 4 (2.34%) Classic ASP
8 4 (2.34%) Middleware
9 3 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.75%) EDI
9 3 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.17%) WCF
10 2 (1.17%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.17%) Swing
11 1 (0.58%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.62%) Life Science
2 23 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.19%) Statistics
4 11 (6.43%) Chemistry
5 10 (5.85%) Biology
5 10 (5.85%) PKI
6 9 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.68%) Pharmacovigilance
8 7 (4.09%) Informatics
9 6 (3.51%) Mathematics
9 6 (3.51%) NHS
10 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.92%) Ontologies
10 5 (2.92%) e-Health
10 5 (2.92%) Visualisation
11 4 (2.34%) Data Integration
11 4 (2.34%) Open Source
11 4 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.34%) Biotechnology
11 4 (2.34%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.28%) Linux
2 18 (10.53%) Windows
3 13 (7.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (6.43%) UNIX
5 10 (5.85%) CentOS
6 6 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.34%) Solaris
8 3 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.17%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.17%) AIX
9 2 (1.17%) HPUX
10 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.20%) Validation
2 23 (13.45%) Analytics
3 19 (11.11%) ITIL
3 19 (11.11%) Project Management
4 15 (8.77%) Data Analysis
5 14 (8.19%) Business Analysis
5 14 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (8.19%) CRM
6 13 (7.60%) Software Engineering
6 13 (7.60%) Network Management
7 12 (7.02%) Migration
8 11 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (5.85%) Scrum
9 10 (5.85%) ERP
10 9 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (4.09%) ETL
11 7 (4.09%) Document Management
12 6 (3.51%) Data Management
12 6 (3.51%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.32%) SQL
2 30 (17.54%) JavaScript
3 25 (14.62%) Python
4 24 (14.04%) C#
5 21 (12.28%) Java
6 20 (11.70%) T-SQL
7 14 (8.19%) Perl
8 8 (4.68%) C++
9 7 (4.09%) C
10 6 (3.51%) R
11 5 (2.92%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.75%) Delphi
12 3 (1.75%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.75%) VBA
12 3 (1.75%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.17%) VB
13 2 (1.17%) PHP
14 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (13.45%) Degree
2 10 (5.85%) RHCE
2 10 (5.85%) OCP
2 10 (5.85%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (4.09%) PhD
4 4 (2.34%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.17%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.58%) CCNP
7 1 (0.58%) CCNA
7 1 (0.58%) ISEB
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.58%) HNC
7 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.26%) GMP
1 9 (5.26%) QA
2 8 (4.68%) GxP
3 7 (4.09%) GCP
4 5 (2.92%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 5 (2.92%) GAMP
4 5 (2.92%) ISO 9001
5 4 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.34%) GLP
6 3 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.75%) CDISC
7 2 (1.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.60%) vSphere
3 10 (5.85%) VMware ESX
3 10 (5.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.17%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 11 (6.43%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (5.85%) SCCM
2 10 (5.85%) SCOM
2 10 (5.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.58%) Ansible
4 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (35.67%) Microsoft
2 28 (16.37%) Oracle
3 16 (9.36%) Citrix
4 14 (8.19%) SAP
5 13 (7.60%) Red Hat
5 13 (7.60%) VMware
6 11 (6.43%) EMC
7 8 (4.68%) Cognos
8 5 (2.92%) IBM
9 4 (2.34%) Cisco
9 4 (2.34%) HP
10 3 (1.75%) Symantec
10 3 (1.75%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.17%) Tableau
11 2 (1.17%) Axway
11 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.17%) Informatica
11 2 (1.17%) Sun
12 1 (0.58%) NetApp
12 1 (0.58%) Cognizant
Norfolk
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive rates of pay
Posted: Yesterday
Norfolk
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive rates of pay
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30 - 40k plus benefits including Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 6 days ago
Norfolk
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Medilink Consulting
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Suffolk
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Suffolk
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 15 days ago
Suffolk
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Apex International
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago