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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 186 204 218
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 67 31 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.86% 0.46% 0.70%
As % of the General category 2.33% 1.39% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 53 25 51
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £92,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +10.46%
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
2876 2235 3258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.06% 32.88% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2226 1652 2669
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +15 33 £40,000 - 9
Hertfordshire -1 29 £45,000 +17.64% 2
Essex -11 4 £37,500 -62.50% 3
Bedfordshire +6 1 £67,500 +22.72%
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (24.63%) Python
2 29 (21.64%) Java
3 27 (20.15%) SQL
4 26 (19.40%) Windows
4 26 (19.40%) Analytics
5 25 (18.66%) HTML
5 25 (18.66%) Degree
6 24 (17.91%) Oracle
6 24 (17.91%) Microsoft
7 22 (16.42%) CSS
8 21 (15.67%) JavaScript
9 20 (14.93%) Life Science
10 19 (14.18%) Linux
10 19 (14.18%) Project Management
10 19 (14.18%) Big Data
11 18 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (12.69%) Validation
13 16 (11.94%) C#
14 15 (11.19%) Software Engineering
14 15 (11.19%) Marketing
15 14 (10.45%) C++
15 14 (10.45%) Scrum
15 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (9.70%) Web Services
16 13 (9.70%) Computer Science
17 12 (8.96%) UNIX
17 12 (8.96%) SharePoint
17 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (8.21%) Perl
18 11 (8.21%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.48%) Apache
3 2 (1.49%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.97%) MS Office
3 3 (2.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.49%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.75%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.97%) Firewall
2 6 (4.48%) DHCP
2 6 (4.48%) DNS
3 4 (2.99%) Network Security
4 2 (1.49%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.75%) Internet
5 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.18%) Big Data
2 7 (5.22%) MySQL
2 7 (5.22%) Text Mining
2 7 (5.22%) QlikView
2 7 (5.22%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.48%) Spotfire
4 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.49%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (1.49%) Data Mart
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.49%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.75%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.24%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.75%) Selenium
4 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (11.19%) Marketing
2 10 (7.46%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.72%) Finance
4 2 (1.49%) Publishing
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Automotive
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (14.18%) Software Engineer
1 19 (14.18%) Analyst
2 17 (12.69%) Developer
3 16 (11.94%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (11.94%) Administrator
4 12 (8.96%) Project Manager
5 11 (8.21%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.97%) Author
6 8 (5.97%) Technical Author
6 8 (5.97%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (5.97%) Software Integration Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (4.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.48%) Test Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Statistician
8 5 (3.73%) Network Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Consultant
8 5 (3.73%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.66%) HTML
2 22 (16.42%) CSS
3 13 (9.70%) Web Services
4 11 (8.21%) XML
5 9 (6.72%) jQuery
5 9 (6.72%) HTML5
6 8 (5.97%) RESTful
6 8 (5.97%) CSS3
7 6 (4.48%) .NET
7 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.49%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.75%) J2EE
9 1 (0.75%) Swing
9 1 (0.75%) EDI
9 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.75%) WCF
9 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.75%) REST
9 1 (0.75%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.93%) Life Science
2 18 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.70%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.21%) Mathematics
5 10 (7.46%) Statistics
5 10 (7.46%) Informatics
6 9 (6.72%) Chemistry
6 9 (6.72%) Biology
6 9 (6.72%) Pharmacovigilance
7 6 (4.48%) PKI
8 5 (3.73%) Ontologies
8 5 (3.73%) NHS
9 4 (2.99%) e-Health
9 4 (2.99%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (2.99%) Physics
9 4 (2.99%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.99%) Open Source
10 3 (2.24%) PMI
11 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.49%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.40%) Windows
2 19 (14.18%) Linux
3 12 (8.96%) UNIX
4 10 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.48%) CentOS
6 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.99%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.49%) Solaris
7 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.40%) Analytics
2 19 (14.18%) Project Management
3 17 (12.69%) Validation
4 15 (11.19%) Software Engineering
5 14 (10.45%) Scrum
5 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (8.21%) Data Analysis
8 9 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.72%) Business Analysis
8 9 (6.72%) ERP
9 8 (5.97%) ITIL
9 8 (5.97%) Change Management
9 8 (5.97%) Migration
9 8 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (5.22%) Test Automation
11 5 (3.73%) Change Control
11 5 (3.73%) Master Data Management
11 5 (3.73%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.63%) Python
2 29 (21.64%) Java
3 27 (20.15%) SQL
4 21 (15.67%) JavaScript
5 16 (11.94%) C#
6 14 (10.45%) C++
7 11 (8.21%) Perl
8 9 (6.72%) C
9 7 (5.22%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.48%) R
11 5 (3.73%) Delphi
12 4 (2.99%) VB
13 3 (2.24%) VBA
13 3 (2.24%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.49%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.75%) VBScript
15 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (18.66%) Degree
2 7 (5.22%) PhD
3 6 (4.48%) Postgraduate
3 6 (4.48%) OCP
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (4.48%) RHCE
4 3 (2.24%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.75%) HNC
6 1 (0.75%) CCNP
6 1 (0.75%) CCNA
6 1 (0.75%) ISEB
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) QA
2 6 (4.48%) GMP
3 5 (3.73%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 5 (3.73%) GAMP
4 4 (2.99%) GCP
5 3 (2.24%) GxP
5 3 (2.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.49%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.75%) GLP
System Software
1 10 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.22%) vSphere
3 6 (4.48%) VMware ESX
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.24%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (4.48%) SCCM
2 6 (4.48%) SCOM
2 6 (4.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.99%) Puppet
3 4 (2.99%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (17.91%) Oracle
1 24 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.21%) SAP
3 10 (7.46%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.22%) EMC
4 7 (5.22%) Cognos
4 7 (5.22%) VMware
5 4 (2.99%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.24%) Cisco
7 2 (1.49%) Tableau
8 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
Cambridgeshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Salary Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Medilink Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
Optimus Search
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Optimus Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pharma Division
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pharma Division
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, 25 days hols, Life and He
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chelmsford
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Norfolk
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Harlow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago