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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 181 211 216
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +5
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 86 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.22% 0.71% 0.56%
As % of the General category 3.44% 2.01% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68 46 37
Average salary £59,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £57,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.44% -10.00%
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
2502 2583 2464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.62% 35.26% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 1977 1827
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,300 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +44 54 £47,500 +35.71% 6
Hertfordshire +4 30 £62,500 +8.69% 2
Bedfordshire -3 1 £58,000 -14.07%
Essex -6 1 £17,500 -56.25%
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (23.57%) Degree
2 31 (22.14%) HTML
2 31 (22.14%) Python
3 30 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 30 (21.43%) CSS
4 27 (19.29%) jQuery
5 25 (17.86%) Django
5 25 (17.86%) SAP
6 24 (17.14%) Project Management
6 24 (17.14%) Life Science
6 24 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (15.71%) Manufacturing
7 22 (15.71%) Java
7 22 (15.71%) Web Services
8 20 (14.29%) SQL
9 19 (13.57%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (12.14%) Finance
10 17 (12.14%) HTML5
11 16 (11.43%) CSS3
11 16 (11.43%) Analytics
11 16 (11.43%) Computer Science
11 16 (11.43%) QA
11 16 (11.43%) Marketing
12 15 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (10.00%) SDLC
14 13 (9.29%) Quality Management
14 13 (9.29%) C#
14 13 (9.29%) Oracle
15 12 (8.57%) Web Design
15 12 (8.57%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (2.86%) Apache Solr
1 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.43%) Node.js
4 1 (0.71%) IIS
4 1 (0.71%) JBoss
4 1 (0.71%) SAS
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Acrobat
1 1 (0.71%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.71%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (0.71%) InDesign
1 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.71%) MS Office
1 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) GitHub
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.71%) Internet
1 1 (0.71%) Intranet
1 1 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 9 (6.43%) Big Data
3 7 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.29%) Spotfire
5 5 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 5 (3.57%) Text Mining
6 4 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.71%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (7.14%) HP UFT
1 10 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 5 (3.57%) ERwin
3 4 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.86%) Xcode
4 3 (2.14%) Maven
5 2 (1.43%) Grunt
5 2 (1.43%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.43%) Selenium
5 2 (1.43%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.71%) Bower
6 1 (0.71%) gulp
6 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 22 (15.71%) Manufacturing
2 17 (12.14%) Finance
3 16 (11.43%) Marketing
4 5 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.57%) Retail
5 4 (2.86%) Games
6 2 (1.43%) Electronics
6 2 (1.43%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.71%) German Language
7 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (32.86%) Developer
2 22 (15.71%) Full Stack Developer
3 21 (15.00%) Analyst
4 15 (10.71%) Programmer
5 13 (9.29%) Python Developer
5 13 (9.29%) QA Manager
6 12 (8.57%) Architect
7 10 (7.14%) SAP Manager
7 10 (7.14%) SAP Test Manager
8 9 (6.43%) Business Analyst
8 9 (6.43%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.71%) SAP Testing Manager
9 8 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (5.71%) Testing Manager
10 7 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Information Architect
10 7 (5.00%) Python Programmer
10 7 (5.00%) SQL Developer
11 6 (4.29%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.14%) HTML
2 30 (21.43%) CSS
3 27 (19.29%) jQuery
4 25 (17.86%) Django
5 22 (15.71%) Web Services
6 17 (12.14%) HTML5
7 16 (11.43%) CSS3
8 10 (7.14%) .NET
9 9 (6.43%) RESTful
10 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.86%) Natural Language Processing
11 3 (2.14%) Android SDK
11 3 (2.14%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.14%) REST
12 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.43%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.43%) J2EE
12 2 (1.43%) Swing
12 2 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.14%) Life Science
2 16 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 15 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 9 (6.43%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.29%) FMCG
7 4 (2.86%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.86%) Informatics
7 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.86%) PMI
7 4 (2.86%) User Experience
7 4 (2.86%) Xbox
8 3 (2.14%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.14%) CMDB
8 3 (2.14%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.14%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.14%) Social Media
9 2 (1.43%) Biology
9 2 (1.43%) Biotechnology
9 2 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.57%) Windows
2 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.14%) Android
3 3 (2.14%) Linux
4 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (17.14%) Project Management
2 19 (13.57%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (11.43%) Analytics
4 14 (10.00%) SDLC
5 13 (9.29%) Quality Management
6 12 (8.57%) Line Management
6 12 (8.57%) Validation
6 12 (8.57%) Web Design
7 11 (7.86%) Business Analysis
7 11 (7.86%) OOP
8 10 (7.14%) Business Development
8 10 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (7.14%) Test Management
8 10 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 9 (6.43%) Front End Development
9 9 (6.43%) Information Architecture
9 9 (6.43%) OO
9 9 (6.43%) Software Engineering
10 8 (5.71%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.14%) Python
2 30 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 22 (15.71%) Java
4 20 (14.29%) SQL
5 13 (9.29%) C#
6 7 (5.00%) C++
6 7 (5.00%) Perl
7 6 (4.29%) C
8 4 (2.86%) Apple Swift
8 4 (2.86%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.43%) PHP
10 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (23.57%) Degree
2 4 (2.86%) PhD
2 4 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.14%) ISEB
4 1 (0.71%) HNC
4 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.43%) QA
2 8 (5.71%) GMP
2 8 (5.71%) GxP
3 5 (3.57%) GAMP
4 4 (2.86%) SLA
5 3 (2.14%) Data Quality
5 3 (2.14%) GCP
5 3 (2.14%) GLP
6 2 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.43%) WAI
7 1 (0.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.71%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 7 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.43%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.71%) Ansible
2 1 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (17.86%) SAP
2 13 (9.29%) Oracle
3 10 (7.14%) HP
4 9 (6.43%) Informatica
5 8 (5.71%) Google
6 7 (5.00%) VMware
7 6 (4.29%) EMC
8 2 (1.43%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.71%) Adobe
9 1 (0.71%) Altiris
9 1 (0.71%) Avaya
9 1 (0.71%) Citrix
9 1 (0.71%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.71%) Siemens
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic base + benefits
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Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
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Salary: to £45k + benefits
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: to c£45,000 DoE
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