The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 377 417 404
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -13
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 755 552 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.53% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.51% 1.22% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 581 438 496
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +9.52%
General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49929 45282 53490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.18% 43.51% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 39098 36338 45285
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Pharmaceutical
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +111 355 £55,000 - 72
South East -47 163 £47,500 -9.52% 35
North West -35 61 £36,000 -10.00% 24
East Midlands +15 57 £36,750 +5.00% 10
East of England -4 49 £32,500 -10.95% 21
West Midlands +32 33 £37,500 -9.09% 15
South West -3 9 £55,000 +189.47% 16
Yorkshire -48 6 £35,000 -22.22% 4
North East -7 5 £55,000 +57.14%
Midlands +4 4 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 346 (26.97%) Degree
2 292 (22.76%) Project Management
3 247 (19.25%) Marketing
4 243 (18.94%) Business Intelligence
5 211 (16.45%) SQL
6 193 (15.04%) Microsoft
7 192 (14.96%) SQL Server
7 192 (14.96%) Finance
8 189 (14.73%) CRM
9 183 (14.26%) Computer Science
10 173 (13.48%) .NET
11 168 (13.09%) Oracle
12 161 (12.55%) SAP
13 160 (12.47%) Life Science
14 159 (12.39%) Manufacturing
15 151 (11.77%) Retail
16 144 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
17 140 (10.91%) MS Excel
18 139 (10.83%) JavaScript
19 138 (10.76%) HTML
20 126 (9.82%) Data Management
21 124 (9.66%) Windows
22 123 (9.59%) C#
23 117 (9.12%) PRINCE2
24 114 (8.89%) Analytics
25 110 (8.57%) CSS
26 107 (8.34%) Scrum
27 105 (8.18%) Business Analysis
28 100 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
29 99 (7.72%) Business Development

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 62 (4.83%) SAS
2 33 (2.57%) CMS
3 32 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 31 (2.42%) Documentum
5 19 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 14 (1.09%) MS Exchange
7 8 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.62%) Apache Pig
7 8 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 8 (0.62%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.62%) IIS
8 7 (0.55%) GlassFish
8 7 (0.55%) Umbraco
8 7 (0.55%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.55%) Lync
9 5 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.39%) WordPress
10 4 (0.31%) Node.js
10 4 (0.31%) ColdFusion
10 4 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 140 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 73 (5.69%) MS Office
3 36 (2.81%) MS Project
4 32 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (2.49%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.17%) Photoshop
5 15 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.31%) InDesign
6 4 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (0.31%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.23%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 3 (0.23%) CATIA
7 3 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.23%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.078%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (2.65%) SAP MM
2 24 (1.87%) SAP SD
3 16 (1.25%) SAP APO
4 15 (1.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 13 (1.01%) SAP FI
5 13 (1.01%) SAP CO
5 13 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
6 11 (0.86%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.62%) SAP BPC
7 8 (0.62%) SAP CRM
7 8 (0.62%) SAP WM
8 7 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
8 7 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.47%) Epicor Tropos
9 6 (0.47%) SAP MDM
9 6 (0.47%) SAP PP
10 5 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.42%) SaaS
2 10 (0.78%) IaaS
3 3 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.078%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.078%) Route 53
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.10%) TCP/IP
2 24 (1.87%) Internet
3 20 (1.56%) HTTP
4 19 (1.48%) Wireless
4 19 (1.48%) Firewall
5 17 (1.33%) DNS
5 17 (1.33%) LAN
6 14 (1.09%) Unified Communications
7 12 (0.94%) Wireless Security
7 12 (0.94%) WAN
8 11 (0.86%) DHCP
9 9 (0.70%) VPN
9 9 (0.70%) Broadband
10 7 (0.55%) Intranet
10 7 (0.55%) Network Security
10 7 (0.55%) NAS
11 6 (0.47%) SAN
12 5 (0.39%) LDAP
12 5 (0.39%) VoIP
13 2 (0.16%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 144 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (5.14%) QlikView
4 54 (4.21%) Oracle Database
5 51 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 49 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 45 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 43 (3.35%) MySQL
9 40 (3.12%) Relational Database
9 40 (3.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 37 (2.88%) Spotfire
11 35 (2.73%) Oracle BI EE
12 30 (2.34%) Big Data
13 28 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (1.71%) SAP BI
15 21 (1.64%) Data Mining
15 21 (1.64%) SAP BW
16 17 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
17 15 (1.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 14 (1.09%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (1.79%) Subversion
2 15 (1.17%) Toad
3 13 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.23%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.23%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.16%) Selenium
8 2 (0.16%) JIRA
8 2 (0.16%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.078%) ERwin
9 1 (0.078%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.078%) JUnit
9 1 (0.078%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.078%) JMeter
9 1 (0.078%) NUnit
9 1 (0.078%) LSMW
9 1 (0.078%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 247 (19.25%) Marketing
2 192 (14.96%) Finance
3 159 (12.39%) Manufacturing
4 151 (11.77%) Retail
5 68 (5.30%) Telecoms
6 46 (3.59%) Advertising
7 39 (3.04%) Banking
8 36 (2.81%) Games
9 34 (2.65%) Automotive
10 27 (2.10%) Publishing
11 25 (1.95%) French Language
12 24 (1.87%) German Language
13 22 (1.71%) Italian Language
13 22 (1.71%) Spanish Language
13 22 (1.71%) Multimedia
14 15 (1.17%) Legal
15 14 (1.09%) Aerospace
16 10 (0.78%) Law
17 5 (0.39%) Billing
18 4 (0.31%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 234 (18.24%) Developer
2 196 (15.28%) Analyst
3 177 (13.80%) Project Manager
4 151 (11.77%) Consultant
5 141 (10.99%) Business Analyst
6 79 (6.16%) Architect
7 61 (4.75%) Programmer
8 59 (4.60%) Senior Manager
9 54 (4.21%) SAP Consultant
10 52 (4.05%) Software Developer
11 49 (3.82%) Account Manager
12 44 (3.43%) Business Manager
13 43 (3.35%) .NET Developer
14 39 (3.04%) Junior
15 38 (2.96%) Digital Project Manager
15 38 (2.96%) Senior Developer
16 37 (2.88%) Senior Project Manager
17 35 (2.73%) SAS Programmer
18 33 (2.57%) Junior Developer
19 29 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (13.48%) .NET
2 138 (10.76%) HTML
3 110 (8.57%) CSS
4 88 (6.86%) ASP.NET
5 71 (5.53%) XML
6 58 (4.52%) jQuery
7 53 (4.13%) HTML5
8 38 (2.96%) CSS3
9 35 (2.73%) .NET Framework
10 33 (2.57%) Web Services
11 19 (1.48%) WinForms
11 19 (1.48%) Flash
11 19 (1.48%) WCF
11 19 (1.48%) Spring
12 17 (1.33%) WebKit
13 16 (1.25%) WPF
14 14 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (1.09%) Hibernate
15 13 (1.01%) Reactive Extensions
16 11 (0.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 183 (14.26%) Computer Science
2 160 (12.47%) Life Science
3 89 (6.94%) FMCG
4 52 (4.05%) Statistics
5 49 (3.82%) Management Information System
6 37 (2.88%) Mobile App
7 35 (2.73%) NHS
8 34 (2.65%) Visualisation
8 34 (2.65%) PMI
9 33 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (2.42%) Social Media
11 29 (2.26%) Mathematics
12 25 (1.95%) Client/Server
13 19 (1.48%) Biotechnology
14 18 (1.40%) iPad
14 18 (1.40%) iPhone
15 15 (1.17%) e-Health
16 13 (1.01%) Informatics
16 13 (1.01%) Wiki
16 13 (1.01%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 124 (9.66%) Windows
2 22 (1.71%) Linux
3 21 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 18 (1.40%) UNIX
5 12 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (0.62%) Windows XP
8 7 (0.55%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.55%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.47%) Android
10 4 (0.31%) Solaris
10 4 (0.31%) Windows CE
11 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.23%) CentOS
11 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.078%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.078%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (22.76%) Project Management
2 243 (18.94%) Business Intelligence
3 189 (14.73%) CRM
4 126 (9.82%) Data Management
5 117 (9.12%) PRINCE2
6 114 (8.89%) Analytics
7 107 (8.34%) Scrum
8 105 (8.18%) Business Analysis
9 100 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
10 99 (7.72%) Business Development
11 95 (7.40%) Logistics
12 89 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 84 (6.55%) Waterfall
14 77 (6.00%) Validation
15 76 (5.92%) ERP
16 74 (5.77%) UML
17 60 (4.68%) OO
18 59 (4.60%) ETL
19 57 (4.44%) Software Engineering
20 56 (4.36%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 211 (16.45%) SQL
2 139 (10.83%) JavaScript
3 123 (9.59%) C#
4 88 (6.86%) Java
5 40 (3.12%) C++
5 40 (3.12%) T-SQL
6 38 (2.96%) VB.NET
7 35 (2.73%) C
8 34 (2.65%) PHP
9 29 (2.26%) Python
10 21 (1.64%) ABAP
11 18 (1.40%) PL/SQL
12 11 (0.86%) Perl
13 9 (0.70%) VB
13 9 (0.70%) Objective-C
14 8 (0.62%) Scala
14 8 (0.62%) ActionScript
15 7 (0.55%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.55%) VBA
15 7 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 346 (26.97%) Degree
2 67 (5.22%) PMI Certification
3 42 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (3.04%) PMP
5 33 (2.57%) MBA
6 28 (2.18%) ISEB
6 28 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 24 (1.87%) MCSE
8 16 (1.25%) CBAP
9 14 (1.09%) MCITP
10 11 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.86%) CISSP
11 9 (0.70%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.62%) CCNA
12 8 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.62%) SAP Certification
13 6 (0.47%) PhD
14 5 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (0.39%) GIAC
14 5 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.98%) QA
2 39 (3.04%) Data Quality
3 24 (1.87%) SLA
4 22 (1.71%) CDISC
5 15 (1.17%) HL7
6 13 (1.01%) GCP
6 13 (1.01%) GMP
6 13 (1.01%) GxP
7 7 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.47%) GAMP
9 5 (0.39%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.31%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.16%) WAI
11 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.078%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (0.62%) SAP ITS
3 8 (0.62%) Terminal Server
4 7 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.39%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.39%) XenApp
6 4 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.23%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.078%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.078%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.078%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (0.39%) ARCserve
1 5 (0.39%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.31%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.31%) Netcool
3 3 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (0.23%) SCCM
4 2 (0.16%) Puppet
4 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.078%) OpenView
5 1 (0.078%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.078%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.078%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.078%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 193 (15.04%) Microsoft
2 168 (13.09%) Oracle
3 161 (12.55%) SAP
4 69 (5.38%) Business Objects
5 66 (5.14%) Cognos
6 56 (4.36%) Salesforce.com
7 43 (3.35%) Siebel
8 41 (3.20%) Tableau
9 33 (2.57%) MicroStrategy
10 29 (2.26%) Adobe
11 23 (1.79%) IBM
12 18 (1.40%) Cisco
13 16 (1.25%) Informatica
14 14 (1.09%) Google
14 14 (1.09%) Citrix
15 13 (1.01%) Cognizant
16 10 (0.78%) Aprimo
16 10 (0.78%) Unica
16 10 (0.78%) VMware
16 10 (0.78%) Red Hat
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Digital
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Experis IT
Salary: c.£62k pkg
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £150000 - £200000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Source Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Montash
Salary: £55 - £75 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Prestbury, Cheshire
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Malvern, Worcestershire
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago