The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 479 514 426
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -88
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 551 487 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.47% 0.65%
As % of the General category 1.31% 1.07% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 390 331 557
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +8.43%
Pharmaceutical
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
42217 45708 49389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.64% 44.29% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34756 36172 38751
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the England region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in England

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
London +87 221 £55,000 -3.67% 30
South East -1 120 £40,000 -23.80% 22
East of England +73 94 £43,641 -3.02% 11
Yorkshire -13 40 £40,000 +14.28% 5
North West +22 32 £41,500 +18.57% 14
East Midlands +6 19 £48,750 +14.70% 4
South West +10 10 £50,000 -13.04% 4
West Midlands -40 10 £55,000 +14.58% 10
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 306 (27.74%) Degree
2 283 (25.66%) Finance
3 226 (20.49%) SQL
4 214 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 210 (19.04%) Retail
6 195 (17.68%) Java
7 185 (16.77%) Microsoft
8 181 (16.41%) Business Intelligence
9 168 (15.23%) Oracle
10 144 (13.06%) Analytics
11 139 (12.60%) Windows
12 138 (12.51%) C#
13 131 (11.88%) Computer Science
14 122 (11.06%) .NET
15 117 (10.61%) SQL Server
15 117 (10.61%) JavaScript
16 115 (10.43%) Life Science
17 114 (10.34%) Software Engineering
18 106 (9.61%) HTML
19 102 (9.25%) Project Management
20 101 (9.16%) Manufacturing
21 98 (8.88%) MS Excel
22 94 (8.52%) Python
23 87 (7.89%) SAP
23 87 (7.89%) Marketing
24 86 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
25 82 (7.43%) C++
25 82 (7.43%) Banking
26 81 (7.34%) Active Directory
27 76 (6.89%) OO

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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 37 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.27%) Apache Spark
3 22 (1.99%) CMS
4 21 (1.90%) Mule
5 20 (1.81%) MS Exchange
6 18 (1.63%) SAS
7 16 (1.45%) IIS
7 16 (1.45%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
9 13 (1.18%) Skype for Business
10 12 (1.09%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.82%) JBoss
12 8 (0.73%) Apache Pig
12 8 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (0.63%) Node.js
14 6 (0.54%) ColdFusion
14 6 (0.54%) Confluence
14 6 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 98 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 69 (6.26%) MS Office
3 16 (1.45%) MS Project
4 15 (1.36%) SPSS
5 12 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.91%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.18%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.18%) Edge Animate
9 2 (0.18%) InDesign
10 1 (0.091%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.091%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 21 (1.90%) SAP FI
2 6 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.45%) SAP BPC
3 5 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.36%) TrackWise
5 3 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.18%) HFM
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.18%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.18%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.18%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.091%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.99%) SaaS
2 21 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.18%) Office 365
5 8 (0.73%) GitHub
6 7 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.63%) Veeva
7 6 (0.54%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.36%) Heroku
9 3 (0.27%) Force.com
10 1 (0.091%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.26%) Firewall
2 33 (2.99%) SAN
3 24 (2.18%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (2.09%) Network Security
5 19 (1.72%) VPN
5 19 (1.72%) WAN
6 18 (1.63%) Wireless
7 14 (1.27%) Internet
7 14 (1.27%) Skype
8 13 (1.18%) NAS
9 10 (0.91%) DNS
9 10 (0.91%) MPLS
10 9 (0.82%) LAN
11 8 (0.73%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.63%) VoIP
12 7 (0.63%) WebEx
13 6 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (0.45%) Ethernet
15 4 (0.36%) Kerberos
15 4 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 72 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
3 71 (6.44%) Big Data
4 52 (4.71%) BusinessObjects
5 42 (3.81%) QlikView
6 41 (3.72%) Spotfire
7 39 (3.54%) NoSQL
8 37 (3.35%) Oracle Reports
9 35 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 34 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (2.99%) Hadoop
11 33 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 29 (2.63%) Relational Database
13 25 (2.27%) Data Mining
14 23 (2.09%) Oracle Database
15 20 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (1.36%) MySQL
19 14 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (2.90%) JIRA
2 27 (2.45%) Visual Studio
3 24 (2.18%) Git (software)
4 23 (2.09%) ERwin
5 19 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (1.45%) Jenkins
7 14 (1.27%) HP UFT
8 11 (1.00%) Subversion
9 9 (0.82%) LoadRunner
10 8 (0.73%) Maven
11 7 (0.63%) ReSharper
11 7 (0.63%) Selenium
11 7 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (0.36%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.27%) Gradle
13 3 (0.27%) MSTest
13 3 (0.27%) NUnit
13 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 3 (0.27%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.18%) Axure RP
General
1 283 (25.66%) Finance
2 210 (19.04%) Retail
3 101 (9.16%) Manufacturing
4 87 (7.89%) Marketing
5 82 (7.43%) Banking
6 51 (4.62%) Automotive
7 49 (4.44%) Telecoms
8 45 (4.08%) Law
9 21 (1.90%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.45%) Advertising
10 16 (1.45%) German Language
11 14 (1.27%) Publishing
12 13 (1.18%) Aerospace
12 13 (1.18%) French Language
13 9 (0.82%) Back Office
13 9 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.54%) Electronics
14 6 (0.54%) Games
15 4 (0.36%) Legal
15 4 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 294 (26.65%) Developer
2 180 (16.32%) Analyst
3 107 (9.70%) Java Developer
4 93 (8.43%) Consultant
5 87 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 77 (6.98%) Architect
7 74 (6.71%) Business Analyst
8 68 (6.17%) C# Developer
9 67 (6.07%) .NET Developer
10 59 (5.35%) SQL Developer
11 58 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
12 46 (4.17%) Senior Manager
13 45 (4.08%) Software Engineer
14 41 (3.72%) Senior Developer
14 41 (3.72%) Support Analyst
15 38 (3.45%) Applications Developer
15 38 (3.45%) Data Architect
16 35 (3.17%) IT Manager
16 35 (3.17%) Oracle Developer
16 35 (3.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (11.06%) .NET
2 106 (9.61%) HTML
3 75 (6.80%) CSS
4 55 (4.99%) Web Services
5 50 (4.53%) jQuery
6 49 (4.44%) ASP.NET
7 48 (4.35%) HTML5
8 44 (3.99%) Swing
9 35 (3.17%) Spring
10 32 (2.90%) Django
11 28 (2.54%) XML
12 27 (2.45%) CSS3
13 26 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (2.27%) RESTful
15 24 (2.18%) J2SE
16 22 (1.99%) Java EE
17 17 (1.54%) .NET Framework
18 12 (1.09%) JSON
18 12 (1.09%) MDX
18 12 (1.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 131 (11.88%) Computer Science
2 115 (10.43%) Life Science
3 86 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (6.71%) Management Information System
5 73 (6.62%) Mathematics
6 65 (5.89%) Data Centre
7 52 (4.71%) FMCG
8 42 (3.81%) Visualisation
9 39 (3.54%) User Experience
10 37 (3.35%) Algorithms
11 29 (2.63%) NHS
12 22 (1.99%) Mobile App
13 21 (1.90%) Statistics
14 19 (1.72%) Applied Mathematics
14 19 (1.72%) Biology
15 16 (1.45%) Chemistry
15 16 (1.45%) Client/Server
15 16 (1.45%) LIMS
16 15 (1.36%) Clustering
16 15 (1.36%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 139 (12.60%) Windows
2 67 (6.07%) Linux
3 39 (3.54%) Windows Server
4 25 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (1.90%) Windows 8
6 20 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (1.63%) Windows 7
9 14 (1.27%) Windows XP
10 13 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (0.73%) Android
12 6 (0.54%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.45%) Unix
14 4 (0.36%) CentOS
14 4 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.36%) Windows CE
15 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.18%) AIX
16 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (16.41%) Business Intelligence
3 144 (13.06%) Analytics
4 114 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 102 (9.25%) Project Management
6 76 (6.89%) Information Management
6 76 (6.89%) OO
7 68 (6.17%) ETL
8 63 (5.71%) SDLC
9 62 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 61 (5.53%) Logistics
11 58 (5.26%) Data Management
12 55 (4.99%) E-Commerce
13 54 (4.90%) Business Development
14 49 (4.44%) Business Analysis
14 49 (4.44%) Scrum
15 48 (4.35%) Line Management
16 45 (4.08%) ITIL
16 45 (4.08%) Open Source
17 44 (3.99%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 226 (20.49%) SQL
2 195 (17.68%) Java
3 138 (12.51%) C#
4 117 (10.61%) JavaScript
5 94 (8.52%) Python
6 82 (7.43%) C++
7 30 (2.72%) R
8 28 (2.54%) T-SQL
9 27 (2.45%) C
10 25 (2.27%) Perl
11 24 (2.18%) Ruby
12 23 (2.09%) PHP
13 21 (1.90%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.63%) MATLAB
15 16 (1.45%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.82%) Apex Code
17 7 (0.63%) PowerShell
18 6 (0.54%) ActionScript
18 6 (0.54%) VB
18 6 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 306 (27.74%) Degree
2 38 (3.45%) PhD
3 33 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (2.63%) MCSE
6 19 (1.72%) CISM
7 18 (1.63%) CISA
8 17 (1.54%) CCNA
8 17 (1.54%) CCNP
8 17 (1.54%) PMI Certification
9 16 (1.45%) CCIE
10 15 (1.36%) CRISC
10 15 (1.36%) MCITP
10 15 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (1.00%) PMP
12 8 (0.73%) ISEB
13 6 (0.54%) CCNP Voice
13 6 (0.54%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.45%) Postgraduate
15 4 (0.36%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.44%) QA
2 35 (3.17%) GMP
3 26 (2.36%) SLA
4 25 (2.27%) Data Quality
5 18 (1.63%) COBIT
6 16 (1.45%) GAMP
6 16 (1.45%) GxP
6 16 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.54%) GLP
8 5 (0.45%) ISO13485
8 5 (0.45%) MISRA
9 4 (0.36%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 4 (0.36%) GCP
10 3 (0.27%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.27%) TickIT
11 2 (0.18%) WAI
12 1 (0.091%) CDISC
12 1 (0.091%) HL7
12 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 53 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (0.54%) Docker
5 5 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.36%) BitLocker
6 4 (0.36%) HDFS
6 4 (0.36%) Samba
6 4 (0.36%) Squid
6 4 (0.36%) Varnish
6 4 (0.36%) vCloud
7 3 (0.27%) vSphere
8 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.091%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.091%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.091%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (0.91%) Puppet
2 6 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (0.36%) Kibana
3 4 (0.36%) logstash
3 4 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (0.36%) Mesos
3 4 (0.36%) SCCM
3 4 (0.36%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.18%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (0.18%) TeamSite
5 2 (0.18%) ThinApp
5 2 (0.18%) WSUS
6 1 (0.091%) vRealize
Vendors
1 185 (16.77%) Microsoft
2 168 (15.23%) Oracle
3 87 (7.89%) SAP
4 60 (5.44%) VMware
5 51 (4.62%) Informatica
6 40 (3.63%) Tableau
7 36 (3.26%) IBM
8 33 (2.99%) Cisco
9 21 (1.90%) TIBCO
10 19 (1.72%) Citrix
11 18 (1.63%) Adobe
12 17 (1.54%) Cognizant
12 17 (1.54%) Google
13 16 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (1.36%) Atlassian
15 12 (1.09%) Hyperion
16 11 (1.00%) HP
17 10 (0.91%) Blue Coat
17 10 (0.91%) F5
17 10 (0.91%) Riverbed
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Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
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Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
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Salary: private healthcare,assurance,Pension
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1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +£7k probationary bonus, car allow,
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1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +£7k probationary bonus, car allow,
Posted: Yesterday
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1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +£7k probationary bonus, car allow,
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +£7k probationary bonus, car allow,
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Salary: PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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RDK Consulting
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
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The One Group
Salary: £40k - 45.8k per year
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Anglia
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + 25% bonus, car, full benefits
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West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £Excellent + Share Options
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Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, car allowance
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, car allowance
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, car allowance
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