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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 228 220 216
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 36 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.73% 0.69%
As % of the General category 1.41% 2.04% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 59 49
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
2550 3093 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.69% 35.73% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2003 2402 2276
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -33 11 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Cambridgeshire -1 10 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Bedfordshire - 10 £70,000 - 3
Essex - 5 £38,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 21 (27.27%) Degree
2 19 (24.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (23.38%) Business Analysis
4 11 (14.29%) Life Science
5 10 (12.99%) Logistics
6 9 (11.69%) French Language
6 9 (11.69%) Chemistry
6 9 (11.69%) AS400
6 9 (11.69%) COBOL
6 9 (11.69%) Java
6 9 (11.69%) RPG
6 9 (11.69%) Windows
6 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (10.39%) SAP
7 8 (10.39%) C++
7 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (9.09%) Scrum
8 7 (9.09%) SQL
8 7 (9.09%) Linux
8 7 (9.09%) Python
8 7 (9.09%) Marketing
8 7 (9.09%) Analytics
9 6 (7.79%) SDLC
9 6 (7.79%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.79%) PhD
10 5 (6.49%) SAP BW
10 5 (6.49%) UNIX
10 5 (6.49%) ABAP
10 5 (6.49%) C
10 5 (6.49%) Functional Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (2.60%) SAS
1 2 (2.60%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Project
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.30%) SAP PP
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) VoIP
1 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.90%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) OLAP
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.30%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.30%) Text Mining
4 1 (1.30%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.30%) QlikView
4 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Subversion
1 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (11.69%) French Language
2 7 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Analyst
2 24 (31.17%) Developer
3 20 (25.97%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Programmer
6 6 (7.79%) RPG Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.49%) ABAP Developer
7 5 (6.49%) SAP Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Software Programmer
8 4 (5.19%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) C++ Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.90%) AS400 Developer
9 3 (3.90%) IT Support
10 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 2 (2.60%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) HTML
1 4 (5.19%) CSS
1 4 (5.19%) Web Services
2 3 (3.90%) Qt
3 2 (2.60%) JPA
3 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.60%) Spring
3 2 (2.60%) .NET
3 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.60%) Servlets
4 1 (1.30%) XML
4 1 (1.30%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Life Science
2 9 (11.69%) Chemistry
2 9 (11.69%) AS400
3 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.90%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.60%) Biology
5 2 (2.60%) Statistics
6 1 (1.30%) PMI
6 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.30%) SCADA
6 1 (1.30%) Informatics
6 1 (1.30%) FMCG
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 7 (9.09%) Linux
3 5 (6.49%) UNIX
4 3 (3.90%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (23.38%) Business Analysis
3 10 (12.99%) Logistics
4 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.09%) Scrum
6 7 (9.09%) Analytics
7 6 (7.79%) SDLC
7 6 (7.79%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.49%) Functional Testing
9 4 (5.19%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.19%) Validation
9 4 (5.19%) Project Management
9 4 (5.19%) CRM
10 3 (3.90%) Change Management
10 3 (3.90%) Regression Testing
10 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.90%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.90%) Web Development
10 3 (3.90%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) COBOL
1 9 (11.69%) Java
1 9 (11.69%) RPG
2 8 (10.39%) C++
3 7 (9.09%) SQL
3 7 (9.09%) Python
4 5 (6.49%) ABAP
4 5 (6.49%) C
5 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.19%) Perl
6 3 (3.90%) VBA
6 3 (3.90%) C#
7 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.30%) VB
8 1 (1.30%) Delphi
8 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.30%) R
8 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (27.27%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) PhD
3 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) MCSE
4 1 (1.30%) MCSA
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.30%) PMP
4 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.30%) MCP
4 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) GAMP
3 1 (1.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.30%) GMP
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) SAP
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Autodesk
4 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.30%) Infor
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Experis IT
Salary: £65,000 - £100,000 per annum + £10k Allowance + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: £Attractive
Posted: 7 days ago
South Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary + good benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago