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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 447 424 435
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 561 620 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.64% 0.62%
As % of the General category 1.35% 1.46% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 439 495 466
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,193 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £70,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.77% -10.00%
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
41435 42544 42041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.76% 43.62% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34256 34419 32970
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 £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 5 February 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 5 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
London -26 215 £55,500 +8.29% 53
South East -14 135 £50,000 -4.76% 23
East of England +39 87 £58,000 +28.88% 12
North West +3 37 £60,000 +71.42% 9
Yorkshire -33 24 £42,500 +9.67% 10
West Midlands -4 22 £45,000 +2.85% 3
East Midlands -2 19 £45,000 -18.18% 6
South West -5 5 £42,500 +70.00% 8
Midlands +14 1 - -
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

1 292 (25.64%) Retail
2 278 (24.41%) Finance
3 242 (21.25%) Degree
4 234 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
5 225 (19.75%) SQL
6 198 (17.38%) Business Intelligence
7 193 (16.94%) Microsoft
8 165 (14.49%) Project Management
9 147 (12.91%) Windows
10 146 (12.82%) Oracle
11 144 (12.64%) Java
12 140 (12.29%) SQL Server
13 135 (11.85%) C#
14 133 (11.68%) Analytics
15 120 (10.54%) Data Warehouse
16 119 (10.45%) Life Science
17 113 (9.92%) Manufacturing
18 110 (9.66%) HTML
18 110 (9.66%) Computer Science
19 108 (9.48%) Software Engineering
20 107 (9.39%) Data Centre
21 105 (9.22%) Line Management
21 105 (9.22%) .NET
22 100 (8.78%) JavaScript
23 99 (8.69%) MS Excel
24 98 (8.60%) Marketing
25 97 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
26 92 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
27 89 (7.81%) ETL
28 88 (7.73%) NHS

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 46 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 27 (2.37%) CMS
3 23 (2.02%) Apache Spark
4 19 (1.67%) SAS
5 16 (1.40%) Umbraco
6 15 (1.32%) IIS
6 15 (1.32%) MS Exchange
6 15 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (0.53%) ColdFusion
9 5 (0.44%) Confluence
9 5 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.44%) Mule
10 4 (0.35%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.35%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.35%) Documentum
10 4 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.26%) Lync
Applications
1 99 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.86%) MS Office
3 18 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.40%) SPSS
5 9 (0.79%) MS Project
6 6 (0.53%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.35%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.35%) Solid Edge
7 4 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.26%) InDesign
9 2 (0.18%) Edge Animate
9 2 (0.18%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.088%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.088%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.088%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.088%) GIMP
10 1 (0.088%) ImageReady
10 1 (0.088%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.14%) SAP FI
2 8 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 7 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.44%) Tridion
6 4 (0.35%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.35%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.35%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.26%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.26%) SAP WM
8 2 (0.18%) HFM
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.18%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.18%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.18%) SAP LE
8 2 (0.18%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.18%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.18%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.13%) SaaS
2 13 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.70%) GitHub
5 6 (0.53%) Office 365
5 6 (0.53%) Veeva
6 4 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.26%) Force.com
8 1 (0.088%) AdWords
8 1 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.088%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.088%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.088%) Heroku
8 1 (0.088%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.25%) Firewall
2 33 (2.90%) SAN
3 30 (2.63%) Network Security
3 30 (2.63%) Wireless
4 29 (2.55%) WAN
5 21 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (1.76%) DNS
6 20 (1.76%) NAS
7 16 (1.40%) Internet
7 16 (1.40%) LAN
8 14 (1.23%) MPLS
8 14 (1.23%) Skype
9 13 (1.14%) WebEx
10 12 (1.05%) VPN
11 10 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (0.88%) TCP/IP
11 10 (0.88%) VoIP
12 9 (0.79%) VLAN
13 8 (0.70%) BGP
13 8 (0.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 120 (10.54%) Data Warehouse
3 71 (6.23%) Big Data
4 66 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 62 (5.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 59 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 57 (5.00%) QlikView
8 46 (4.04%) Spotfire
9 39 (3.42%) BusinessObjects
9 39 (3.42%) NoSQL
10 38 (3.34%) Relational Database
11 37 (3.25%) Hadoop
12 33 (2.90%) Data Mining
13 29 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 28 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (2.19%) Oracle Database
16 17 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
17 14 (1.23%) RDBMS
18 11 (0.97%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (2.63%) JIRA
1 30 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 17 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 17 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 15 (1.32%) ERwin
4 15 (1.32%) Subversion
5 14 (1.23%) HP UFT
6 11 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
7 10 (0.88%) LoadRunner
8 8 (0.70%) Maven
9 7 (0.61%) ReSharper
9 7 (0.61%) Selenium
10 5 (0.44%) Xcode
11 3 (0.26%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.26%) Gradle
11 3 (0.26%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 3 (0.26%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.18%) Grunt
General
1 292 (25.64%) Retail
2 278 (24.41%) Finance
3 113 (9.92%) Manufacturing
4 98 (8.60%) Marketing
5 59 (5.18%) Automotive
6 55 (4.83%) Law
7 52 (4.57%) Telecoms
8 51 (4.48%) Banking
9 24 (2.11%) Aerospace
10 20 (1.76%) Publishing
11 18 (1.58%) Advertising
12 13 (1.14%) Back Office
13 9 (0.79%) Games
14 7 (0.61%) Electronics
15 6 (0.53%) Legal
15 6 (0.53%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.44%) German Language
16 5 (0.44%) Italian Language
17 4 (0.35%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 254 (22.30%) Developer
2 159 (13.96%) Analyst
3 120 (10.54%) Project Manager
4 112 (9.83%) Consultant
5 87 (7.64%) Architect
6 73 (6.41%) Java Developer
7 67 (5.88%) Senior Manager
8 59 (5.18%) Business Analyst
9 49 (4.30%) Senior Developer
10 46 (4.04%) SQL Developer
11 41 (3.60%) C# Developer
12 40 (3.51%) IT Manager
13 39 (3.42%) .NET Developer
14 38 (3.34%) Software Engineer
15 35 (3.07%) Wintel Consultant
16 34 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
16 34 (2.99%) QA Manager
17 32 (2.81%) 3rd Line Support
17 32 (2.81%) Data Architect
18 31 (2.72%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (9.66%) HTML
2 105 (9.22%) .NET
3 69 (6.06%) CSS
4 56 (4.92%) HTML5
5 44 (3.86%) ASP.NET
6 41 (3.60%) Web Services
7 40 (3.51%) jQuery
8 37 (3.25%) MDX
9 34 (2.99%) WPF
10 31 (2.72%) .NET Framework
10 31 (2.72%) Apache Flex
11 30 (2.63%) Django
11 30 (2.63%) XML
12 27 (2.37%) CSS3
13 21 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (1.58%) REST
15 17 (1.49%) J2SE
16 15 (1.32%) Swing
16 15 (1.32%) WinForms
17 14 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 119 (10.45%) Life Science
2 110 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 107 (9.39%) Data Centre
4 92 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (7.73%) NHS
6 71 (6.23%) Mathematics
7 59 (5.18%) Management Information System
8 47 (4.13%) FMCG
9 37 (3.25%) Visualisation
10 35 (3.07%) Algorithms
11 33 (2.90%) User Experience
12 29 (2.55%) Statistics
13 27 (2.37%) Mobile App
14 20 (1.76%) Clustering
14 20 (1.76%) Social Media
15 15 (1.32%) Biology
15 15 (1.32%) Data Integration
16 14 (1.23%) Client/Server
17 13 (1.14%) Biotechnology
17 13 (1.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 147 (12.91%) Windows
2 51 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (4.21%) Linux
4 41 (3.60%) Windows Server
5 36 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 18 (1.58%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.14%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.05%) Windows 2000
11 11 (0.97%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.88%) Android
12 10 (0.88%) Unix
13 9 (0.79%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.61%) AIX
14 7 (0.61%) Solaris
15 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.088%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (17.38%) Business Intelligence
3 165 (14.49%) Project Management
4 133 (11.68%) Analytics
5 108 (9.48%) Software Engineering
6 105 (9.22%) Line Management
7 97 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 89 (7.81%) ETL
9 71 (6.23%) SDLC
10 68 (5.97%) Business Development
10 68 (5.97%) Data Management
11 67 (5.88%) Scrum
12 65 (5.71%) Information Management
13 61 (5.36%) Business Analysis
14 56 (4.92%) OO
15 55 (4.83%) Data Modelling
16 54 (4.74%) Change Control
16 54 (4.74%) Data Analytics
17 53 (4.65%) Validation
18 52 (4.57%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 225 (19.75%) SQL
2 144 (12.64%) Java
3 135 (11.85%) C#
4 100 (8.78%) JavaScript
5 83 (7.29%) Python
6 48 (4.21%) T-SQL
7 46 (4.04%) C++
8 29 (2.55%) R
9 28 (2.46%) C
9 28 (2.46%) Ruby
10 20 (1.76%) PL/SQL
11 18 (1.58%) VB.NET
12 15 (1.32%) PHP
13 12 (1.05%) MATLAB
13 12 (1.05%) Perl
14 10 (0.88%) Apex Code
14 10 (0.88%) Objective-C
15 8 (0.70%) VB
16 6 (0.53%) Scala
17 5 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 242 (21.25%) Degree
2 40 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (3.34%) PhD
4 33 (2.90%) MCSE
4 33 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (2.55%) CCNP
6 27 (2.37%) CCIE
7 24 (2.11%) MCITP
8 19 (1.67%) PMI Certification
9 16 (1.40%) CISM
10 14 (1.23%) CISA
11 13 (1.14%) PMP
12 11 (0.97%) CCNA
13 10 (0.88%) CRISC
13 10 (0.88%) ISEB
14 8 (0.70%) CCVP
15 7 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.53%) HND
16 6 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 5 (0.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.85%) QA
2 37 (3.25%) GMP
3 34 (2.99%) Data Quality
4 30 (2.63%) SLA
5 13 (1.14%) COBIT
5 13 (1.14%) GAMP
5 13 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.79%) GCP
6 9 (0.79%) GxP
6 9 (0.79%) ISO13485
7 5 (0.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 5 (0.44%) MISRA
8 4 (0.35%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.35%) TickIT
9 3 (0.26%) CDISC
9 3 (0.26%) GLP
10 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.18%) WAI
11 1 (0.088%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.088%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 53 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.79%) Docker
4 7 (0.61%) HDFS
4 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.35%) Samba
7 3 (0.26%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.26%) vSphere
8 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.088%) vCloud
9 1 (0.088%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (0.88%) Puppet
2 9 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (0.70%) Oracle EDQ
4 5 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.44%) ThinApp
5 4 (0.35%) Ansible
5 4 (0.35%) SCCM
6 3 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.26%) Mesos
7 2 (0.18%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.088%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.088%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.088%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.088%) WSUS
Vendors
1 193 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 146 (12.82%) Oracle
3 84 (7.37%) SAP
4 54 (4.74%) VMware
5 50 (4.39%) Tableau
6 36 (3.16%) Cisco
7 35 (3.07%) IBM
7 35 (3.07%) Informatica
8 30 (2.63%) Citrix
9 19 (1.67%) Netezza
10 18 (1.58%) MicroStrategy
11 17 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (1.40%) F5
12 16 (1.40%) Riverbed
13 15 (1.32%) Atlassian
13 15 (1.32%) Google
14 14 (1.23%) Blue Coat
14 14 (1.23%) HP
15 13 (1.14%) Cognizant
16 12 (1.05%) Adobe
Altrincham, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MidlandHR
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 22k per year + work from home
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 22k per year + work from home
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £38413 - £48869 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Cegedim Health Services
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic base + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50k - £60k per annum + Pro Rata (6 Months)
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
POPSCIENCE
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pro Rata (6 Months)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k-£60k+performance bonus+pension+healthcare&more.
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago