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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 415 461 467
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +6
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 611 456 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.46% 0.44%
As % of the General category 1.30% 1.01% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 455 340 352
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
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
46884 45254 49556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.83% 45.35% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36577 36371 41573
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 £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +63 247 £52,500 -4.54% 70
South East +26 201 £43,500 -8.42% 51
East of England -7 68 £41,000 +2.50% 37
North West -8 34 £45,000 +45.16% 13
East Midlands -12 17 £35,750 +5.92% 9
South West -18 14 £45,375 +60.61% 15
Yorkshire -53 7 £42,500 - 9
West Midlands -15 6 £51,250 -4.65% 12
North East -4 5 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £55,000 - 5
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 344 (25.28%) SQL
2 307 (22.56%) Degree
3 248 (18.22%) Oracle
4 244 (17.93%) Finance
5 242 (17.78%) Project Management
6 226 (16.61%) Microsoft
7 214 (15.72%) Business Intelligence
8 210 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
9 209 (15.36%) Marketing
10 205 (15.06%) Life Science
10 205 (15.06%) SAP
11 204 (14.99%) .NET
12 200 (14.70%) SQL Server
13 191 (14.03%) MS Excel
14 149 (10.95%) HTML
15 148 (10.87%) C#
16 140 (10.29%) Computer Science
17 136 (9.99%) Data Warehouse
17 136 (9.99%) Analytics
17 136 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
18 129 (9.48%) Retail
19 126 (9.26%) CRM
20 125 (9.18%) CSS
21 122 (8.96%) Business Analysis
22 115 (8.45%) Business Development
23 114 (8.38%) JavaScript
24 113 (8.30%) Windows
25 105 (7.71%) Telecoms
26 101 (7.42%) ASP.NET
27 96 (7.05%) Data Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 56 (4.11%) SAS
2 46 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.28%) IIS
4 29 (2.13%) CMS
5 19 (1.40%) MS Exchange
6 18 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 16 (1.18%) Apache
8 15 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 14 (1.03%) Lync
10 13 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (0.73%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.73%) Documentum
13 9 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.59%) IBM Notes
15 7 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
15 7 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.44%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.44%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 191 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 81 (5.95%) MS Office
3 66 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (3.23%) MS Project
5 42 (3.09%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.54%) SPSS
7 18 (1.32%) Photoshop
8 14 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.81%) InDesign
10 7 (0.51%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.15%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.073%) CATIA
12 1 (0.073%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.073%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.073%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 1 (0.073%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 57 (4.19%) SAP MM
2 18 (1.32%) SAP MDM
3 13 (0.96%) SAP BPC
3 13 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
4 12 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.73%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 7 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.51%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.44%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.37%) SAP SCM
8 5 (0.37%) SAP WM
9 4 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.29%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.29%) SAP APO
9 4 (0.29%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.82%) SaaS
2 15 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.29%) Office 365
3 4 (0.29%) IaaS
4 2 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.15%) Force.com
5 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.073%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.073%) PaaS
5 1 (0.073%) Heroku
5 1 (0.073%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.073%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.073%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.073%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.65%) LAN
1 36 (2.65%) Internet
2 34 (2.50%) VPN
3 27 (1.98%) DNS
4 25 (1.84%) DHCP
4 25 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 20 (1.47%) Firewall
6 15 (1.10%) WAN
7 14 (1.03%) SMTP
8 13 (0.96%) LDAP
8 13 (0.96%) SSL
8 13 (0.96%) BGP
9 10 (0.73%) SAN
9 10 (0.73%) VoIP
10 9 (0.66%) HTTP
11 5 (0.37%) Intranet
12 4 (0.29%) iSCSI
12 4 (0.29%) NAS
13 3 (0.22%) Network Security
13 3 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (14.70%) SQL Server
2 136 (9.99%) Data Warehouse
3 82 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 77 (5.66%) QlikView
5 68 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 59 (4.34%) MySQL
7 57 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 57 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 57 (4.19%) Relational Database
8 56 (4.11%) Big Data
9 55 (4.04%) Spotfire
10 33 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 32 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 31 (2.28%) Data Mining
13 22 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
13 22 (1.62%) Oracle BI EE
14 20 (1.47%) RDBMS
15 19 (1.40%) SQLPlus
16 18 (1.32%) PowerCenter
16 18 (1.32%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 33 (2.42%) Subversion
2 22 (1.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (1.32%) Visual Studio
3 18 (1.32%) Selenium
4 16 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (1.10%) Git (software)
6 14 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
6 14 (1.03%) Eclipse
6 14 (1.03%) JMeter
7 10 (0.73%) JIRA
8 8 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (0.51%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.44%) FrontPage
10 6 (0.44%) Expression Web
11 5 (0.37%) Axure RP
11 5 (0.37%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.37%) PowerBuilder
11 5 (0.37%) Toad
12 4 (0.29%) TortoiseSVN
12 4 (0.29%) MSBuild
General
1 244 (17.93%) Finance
2 209 (15.36%) Marketing
3 129 (9.48%) Retail
4 105 (7.71%) Telecoms
5 93 (6.83%) Manufacturing
6 82 (6.02%) Banking
7 69 (5.07%) Automotive
8 41 (3.01%) Advertising
9 36 (2.65%) Legal
10 34 (2.50%) German Language
11 25 (1.84%) French Language
12 24 (1.76%) Games
13 19 (1.40%) Italian Language
14 18 (1.32%) Spanish Language
14 18 (1.32%) Publishing
15 14 (1.03%) Aerospace
15 14 (1.03%) Electronics
16 8 (0.59%) Investment Banking
17 6 (0.44%) Local Government
17 6 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 264 (19.40%) Developer
2 242 (17.78%) Analyst
3 224 (16.46%) Consultant
4 163 (11.98%) Business Analyst
5 114 (8.38%) Project Manager
6 83 (6.10%) SAP Consultant
7 65 (4.78%) Architect
8 52 (3.82%) SAP MM Consultant
9 51 (3.75%) Senior Manager
10 46 (3.38%) .NET Developer
11 41 (3.01%) C# Developer
12 38 (2.79%) Senior Developer
13 35 (2.57%) Applications Support
14 32 (2.35%) Senior Project Manager
14 32 (2.35%) Java Developer
15 31 (2.28%) Business Consultant
15 31 (2.28%) Junior
15 31 (2.28%) Training Consultant
16 30 (2.20%) Trainer
17 29 (2.13%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (14.99%) .NET
2 149 (10.95%) HTML
3 125 (9.18%) CSS
4 101 (7.42%) ASP.NET
5 79 (5.80%) Web Services
6 75 (5.51%) XML
7 63 (4.63%) jQuery
8 54 (3.97%) HTML5
9 35 (2.57%) CSS3
10 29 (2.13%) .NET Framework
11 28 (2.06%) WinForms
12 24 (1.76%) WCF
13 23 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (1.40%) XSD
14 19 (1.40%) XHTML
15 18 (1.32%) Apache Flex
15 18 (1.32%) Hibernate
16 17 (1.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (1.18%) J2EE
18 15 (1.10%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 205 (15.06%) Life Science
2 140 (10.29%) Computer Science
3 136 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (4.34%) Chemistry
5 56 (4.11%) Biotechnology
6 52 (3.82%) Biology
7 51 (3.75%) Visualisation
8 50 (3.67%) FMCG
9 38 (2.79%) Management Information System
10 36 (2.65%) Mobile App
11 34 (2.50%) Data Integration
11 34 (2.50%) NHS
12 32 (2.35%) PMI
13 31 (2.28%) Informatics
14 30 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
15 24 (1.76%) Statistics
16 22 (1.62%) Mathematics
17 21 (1.54%) Social Media
18 19 (1.40%) Open Source
18 19 (1.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 113 (8.30%) Windows
2 45 (3.31%) Linux
3 31 (2.28%) UNIX
4 18 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.18%) Solaris
6 14 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.73%) CentOS
7 10 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.59%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.44%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.37%) Android
12 4 (0.29%) AIX
13 3 (0.22%) HPUX
13 3 (0.22%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.15%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (17.78%) Project Management
2 214 (15.72%) Business Intelligence
3 210 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (9.99%) Analytics
5 126 (9.26%) CRM
6 122 (8.96%) Business Analysis
7 115 (8.45%) Business Development
8 96 (7.05%) Data Management
9 94 (6.91%) PRINCE2
10 92 (6.76%) Validation
11 90 (6.61%) ETL
12 80 (5.88%) Change Management
13 77 (5.66%) ITIL
14 76 (5.58%) Stakeholder Management
15 74 (5.44%) Coaching
16 71 (5.22%) Software Engineering
17 69 (5.07%) UML
17 69 (5.07%) ERP
18 66 (4.85%) Information Management
19 61 (4.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 344 (25.28%) SQL
2 148 (10.87%) C#
3 114 (8.38%) JavaScript
4 88 (6.47%) Java
5 60 (4.41%) ABAP
6 58 (4.26%) T-SQL
7 44 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 43 (3.16%) Python
9 42 (3.09%) C
10 38 (2.79%) VB.NET
11 35 (2.57%) C++
12 26 (1.91%) PHP
13 24 (1.76%) VB
14 23 (1.69%) VB6
15 20 (1.47%) R
15 20 (1.47%) Perl
16 19 (1.40%) ActionScript
17 13 (0.96%) VBA
18 10 (0.73%) Shell Script
19 5 (0.37%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 307 (22.56%) Degree
2 90 (6.61%) PhD
3 49 (3.60%) PMI Certification
4 45 (3.31%) ISEB
5 30 (2.20%) CIPD
6 23 (1.69%) PMP
7 22 (1.62%) MBA
8 19 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (1.32%) HND
10 15 (1.10%) CBAP
11 14 (1.03%) OCP
11 14 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
11 14 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.73%) Security Cleared
13 10 (0.73%) RHCE
13 10 (0.73%) MCSE
14 9 (0.66%) ISTQB
15 8 (0.59%) MCITP
15 8 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.67%) QA
2 37 (2.72%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.98%) SLA
4 25 (1.84%) GxP
5 24 (1.76%) GCP
6 19 (1.40%) GAMP
6 19 (1.40%) ISO 9001
7 12 (0.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 12 (0.88%) GMP
7 12 (0.88%) GLP
8 11 (0.81%) CDISC
9 10 (0.73%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (0.44%) COBIT
13 3 (0.22%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.073%) WAI
14 1 (0.073%) GAAP
System Software
1 40 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (1.03%) vSphere
4 12 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.81%) VMware ESX
5 11 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.22%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.22%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.073%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 16 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
1 16 (1.18%) Backup Exec
2 15 (1.10%) SCCM
3 12 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (0.73%) SCOM
5 10 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (0.37%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.37%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 4 (0.29%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.29%) WSUS
9 3 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.15%) Puppet
11 1 (0.073%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.073%) Ansible
Vendors
1 248 (18.22%) Oracle
2 226 (16.61%) Microsoft
3 205 (15.06%) SAP
4 81 (5.95%) Business Objects
5 62 (4.56%) Cognos
6 54 (3.97%) Tableau
7 43 (3.16%) Informatica
7 43 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
8 41 (3.01%) IBM
9 37 (2.72%) Citrix
10 34 (2.50%) Adobe
11 33 (2.42%) VMware
12 30 (2.20%) MicroStrategy
13 26 (1.91%) Cisco
14 22 (1.62%) Hyperion
14 22 (1.62%) Symantec
15 19 (1.40%) Siebel
16 18 (1.32%) Red Hat
17 14 (1.03%) EMC
18 12 (0.88%) HP
Lincolnshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 12 hours ago
Midlands
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
CK Group
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
Pharma Division
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TM Recruit
Salary: Negotiable based on experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
CIVIWEB
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
CIVIWEB
Posted: Yesterday