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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 383 391 445
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +54
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 670 740 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.66% 0.51%
As % of the General category 1.48% 1.49% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 391 593 404
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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
45275 49703 44606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.47% 44.36% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36343 39247 35932
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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
London -25 192 £57,500 +0.10% 47
South East -2 179 £52,500 +5.00% 35
Yorkshire +115 142 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North West -19 49 £40,000 +6.66% 23
West Midlands -2 47 £35,000 +9.37% 10
East of England -35 47 £38,000 -10.58% 3
South West -30 8 £35,000 -22.65% 11
East Midlands -10 6 £37,500 -3.22% 3
North East -3 2 £41,500 - 2
Midlands -9 2 - -
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 289 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
1 289 (24.85%) Retail
2 234 (20.12%) C#
3 232 (19.95%) .NET
4 229 (19.69%) Finance
5 227 (19.52%) SQL
5 227 (19.52%) Degree
6 219 (18.83%) SQL Server
7 198 (17.02%) Microsoft
8 189 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
9 177 (15.22%) Project Management
10 170 (14.62%) SAP
11 166 (14.27%) HTML
12 164 (14.10%) NHS
13 141 (12.12%) JavaScript
14 137 (11.78%) ASP.NET
15 132 (11.35%) MS Excel
16 119 (10.23%) Oracle
17 118 (10.15%) HTML5
18 111 (9.54%) Windows
19 106 (9.11%) MVC
19 106 (9.11%) Software Engineering
20 105 (9.03%) Life Science
20 105 (9.03%) Manufacturing
21 102 (8.77%) Marketing
21 102 (8.77%) Business Development
22 99 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
23 95 (8.17%) Analytics
24 94 (8.08%) CSS
25 91 (7.82%) Computer Science

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (3.18%) BizTalk Server
2 25 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 16 (1.38%) SAS
4 15 (1.29%) CMS
5 11 (0.95%) WordPress
6 7 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.52%) Kentico
7 6 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (0.52%) Drupal
7 6 (0.52%) IIS
8 5 (0.43%) ColdFusion
8 5 (0.43%) Joomla!
8 5 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.43%) Node.js
9 4 (0.34%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.34%) Apache
10 3 (0.26%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.26%) Documentum
10 3 (0.26%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 132 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.92%) MS Office
3 28 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.72%) Photoshop
5 17 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.86%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.77%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.52%) Adobe Premiere
10 5 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.43%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.43%) InDesign
10 5 (0.43%) SPSS
11 4 (0.34%) MS Project
11 4 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.26%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 56 (4.82%) SAP MM
2 14 (1.20%) SAP ERP
3 10 (0.86%) SAP WM
4 9 (0.77%) SAP PM
5 7 (0.60%) SAP SD
5 7 (0.60%) SAP Business One
6 6 (0.52%) SAP SCM
6 6 (0.52%) SAP APO
6 6 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.52%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.43%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.43%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.34%) SAP PP
8 4 (0.34%) SAP MDM
8 4 (0.34%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.26%) Movex
10 2 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.25%) SaaS
2 16 (1.38%) Veeva
3 9 (0.77%) Firebase
4 7 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.43%) Force.com
5 5 (0.43%) GitHub
6 3 (0.26%) Office 365
6 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.086%) PaaS
8 1 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.086%) IaaS
8 1 (0.086%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.24%) LAN
1 26 (2.24%) Internet
2 25 (2.15%) WAN
3 22 (1.89%) Wireless
4 14 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (1.12%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.03%) DNS
7 10 (0.86%) VoIP
8 8 (0.69%) DHCP
8 8 (0.69%) Network Security
9 7 (0.60%) HTTP
9 7 (0.60%) Intranet
10 6 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (0.43%) Firewall
12 4 (0.34%) SSH
12 4 (0.34%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.34%) FTP
12 4 (0.34%) SMTP
13 3 (0.26%) VPN
14 2 (0.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (18.83%) SQL Server
2 99 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
3 68 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (4.82%) Big Data
6 42 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 40 (3.44%) Relational Database
8 37 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 31 (2.67%) QlikView
10 29 (2.49%) MySQL
11 25 (2.15%) Hadoop
12 21 (1.81%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.55%) RDBMS
14 17 (1.46%) Spotfire
14 17 (1.46%) SAP HANA
15 16 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
16 14 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
17 12 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (1.03%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 58 (4.99%) ReSharper
2 57 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (2.49%) Visual Studio
4 22 (1.89%) SoapUI
5 20 (1.72%) Moq
6 17 (1.46%) Selenium
7 15 (1.29%) Subversion
8 12 (1.03%) Git (software)
9 8 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 7 (0.60%) Xcode
10 7 (0.60%) WebDriver
10 7 (0.60%) Axure RP
10 7 (0.60%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.43%) Jasmine
11 5 (0.43%) Maven
11 5 (0.43%) JIRA
12 4 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.34%) ProC
13 3 (0.26%) Grunt
13 3 (0.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 289 (24.85%) Retail
2 229 (19.69%) Finance
3 105 (9.03%) Manufacturing
4 102 (8.77%) Marketing
5 68 (5.85%) Banking
6 50 (4.30%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.06%) French Language
8 23 (1.98%) Automotive
9 19 (1.63%) Back Office
9 19 (1.63%) Games
10 15 (1.29%) Law
10 15 (1.29%) Advertising
11 8 (0.69%) German Language
12 7 (0.60%) Electronics
12 7 (0.60%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.52%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.52%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.52%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.43%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.34%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 298 (25.62%) Developer
2 165 (14.19%) Analyst
3 126 (10.83%) Consultant
4 82 (7.05%) Software Engineer
5 81 (6.96%) SAP Consultant
6 80 (6.88%) Project Manager
7 75 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 74 (6.36%) Architect
9 70 (6.02%) Senior Developer
10 69 (5.93%) Business Analyst
11 63 (5.42%) C# Developer
12 57 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
13 50 (4.30%) SAP MM Consultant
14 40 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
15 38 (3.27%) Senior C# Developer
15 38 (3.27%) Senior .NET Developer
16 37 (3.18%) Senior Manager
17 34 (2.92%) Web Developer
18 33 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
19 32 (2.75%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (19.95%) .NET
2 166 (14.27%) HTML
3 137 (11.78%) ASP.NET
4 118 (10.15%) HTML5
5 94 (8.08%) CSS
6 69 (5.93%) WPF
7 68 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 67 (5.76%) .NET Framework
9 53 (4.56%) XML
10 48 (4.13%) Apache Flex
11 46 (3.96%) MDX
12 45 (3.87%) jQuery
13 42 (3.61%) Entity Framework
13 42 (3.61%) Web Services
14 37 (3.18%) Apache Cordova
15 35 (3.01%) WinForms
16 32 (2.75%) REST
17 30 (2.58%) Ajax
18 22 (1.89%) JSON
18 22 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 164 (14.10%) NHS
2 105 (9.03%) Life Science
3 91 (7.82%) Computer Science
4 77 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (3.44%) Mathematics
6 37 (3.18%) User Experience
7 36 (3.10%) Data Centre
8 34 (2.92%) Mobile App
9 29 (2.49%) Biotechnology
9 29 (2.49%) Management Information System
10 26 (2.24%) Statistics
11 22 (1.89%) Informatics
11 22 (1.89%) FMCG
12 21 (1.81%) Social Media
13 20 (1.72%) Private Cloud
14 19 (1.63%) Algorithms
15 16 (1.38%) Data Integration
15 16 (1.38%) SCADA
16 15 (1.29%) Chemistry
16 15 (1.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 111 (9.54%) Windows
2 53 (4.56%) Linux
3 32 (2.75%) Apple iOS
4 31 (2.67%) UNIX
5 28 (2.41%) Android
6 13 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.95%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.52%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.17%) Debian
13 1 (0.086%) VMS
13 1 (0.086%) AIX
13 1 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
3 177 (15.22%) Project Management
4 106 (9.11%) MVC
4 106 (9.11%) Software Engineering
5 102 (8.77%) Business Development
6 95 (8.17%) Analytics
7 91 (7.82%) Coaching
8 85 (7.31%) ITIL
9 78 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 68 (5.85%) CRM
10 68 (5.85%) ERP
11 67 (5.76%) ETL
12 64 (5.50%) OO
12 64 (5.50%) Mentoring
13 56 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
14 54 (4.64%) SDLC
14 54 (4.64%) Validation
15 53 (4.56%) Scrum
15 53 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 234 (20.12%) C#
2 227 (19.52%) SQL
3 141 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 66 (5.67%) T-SQL
5 61 (5.25%) ABAP
6 60 (5.16%) Java
7 52 (4.47%) C++
8 31 (2.67%) Python
9 25 (2.15%) C
10 24 (2.06%) PHP
11 19 (1.63%) Objective-C
12 17 (1.46%) Shell Script
12 17 (1.46%) PowerShell
12 17 (1.46%) Apex Code
13 16 (1.38%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.12%) VB
15 12 (1.03%) COBOL
16 11 (0.95%) R
17 9 (0.77%) RPG
18 8 (0.69%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 227 (19.52%) Degree
2 19 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (1.55%) CCDP
4 16 (1.38%) PhD
4 16 (1.38%) MBA
4 16 (1.38%) PMI Certification
5 12 (1.03%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.95%) JNCIS
6 11 (0.95%) JNCIP
6 11 (0.95%) CCNP
7 10 (0.86%) CCIE
8 9 (0.77%) MCSE
8 9 (0.77%) ISEB
8 9 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.69%) SAP Certification
9 8 (0.69%) MCSA
9 8 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.60%) CISSP
10 7 (0.60%) CISM
10 7 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.79%) QA
2 31 (2.67%) GMP
2 31 (2.67%) SLA
3 16 (1.38%) GAMP
4 15 (1.29%) SNOMED CT
4 15 (1.29%) Data Quality
5 13 (1.12%) COBIT
6 10 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.86%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.60%) GCP
8 6 (0.52%) GxP
8 6 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.52%) TickIT
8 6 (0.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 5 (0.43%) WCAG
9 5 (0.43%) WAI
9 5 (0.43%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.26%) CDISC
11 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 30 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.81%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.69%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.52%) XenServer
6 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.34%) Xen
7 2 (0.17%) XenApp
7 2 (0.17%) Docker
8 1 (0.086%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.17%) Nagios
1 2 (0.17%) WSUS
1 2 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (0.17%) ZABBIX
1 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.086%) Salt
2 1 (0.086%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.086%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.086%) Puppet
2 1 (0.086%) Oozie
2 1 (0.086%) SCCM
2 1 (0.086%) SCOM
Vendors
1 198 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 170 (14.62%) SAP
3 119 (10.23%) Oracle
4 52 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
5 28 (2.41%) Apple
5 28 (2.41%) Tableau
6 27 (2.32%) Adobe
7 26 (2.24%) Informatica
8 23 (1.98%) Business Objects
9 20 (1.72%) Cisco
10 19 (1.63%) VMware
11 18 (1.55%) Citrix
11 18 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
12 13 (1.12%) Cognos
12 13 (1.12%) Google
13 11 (0.95%) Red Hat
13 11 (0.95%) Sitecore
13 11 (0.95%) Riverbed
13 11 (0.95%) F5
13 11 (0.95%) Juniper
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £60000.00 per annum + 15% bonus, car, benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £50k - £60k + performance bonus+ pension+ healthcare and more.
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 per year
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Salary: benefits
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Salary: package
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Salary: Excellent package !
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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