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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 470 391 428
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +37
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 486 754 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.67% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.06% 1.51% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 350 580 438
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -9.78%
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
45884 49820 45282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.20% 44.17% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36407 39016 36338
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £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 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -119 151 £55,000 - 27
South East -14 146 £52,500 +10.52% 40
Yorkshire +49 51 £35,000 - 9
East of England +21 37 £45,000 +33.33% 20
North West -18 35 £35,000 -2.77% 27
West Midlands -21 26 £52,750 +40.66% 8
East Midlands -33 15 £42,500 +15.64% 1
North East -7 3 £33,000 -40.00% 2
South West -18 3 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 239 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (20.55%) Degree
3 211 (19.45%) SQL
4 200 (18.43%) Finance
5 189 (17.42%) C#
6 184 (16.96%) Business Intelligence
7 182 (16.77%) Project Management
8 178 (16.41%) .NET
9 177 (16.31%) SQL Server
10 175 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 162 (14.93%) MS Excel
12 161 (14.84%) Retail
13 154 (14.19%) SAP
14 151 (13.92%) Analytics
15 141 (13.00%) Life Science
16 140 (12.90%) HTML
16 140 (12.90%) JavaScript
17 110 (10.14%) Oracle
18 109 (10.05%) Computer Science
19 106 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
20 104 (9.59%) ASP.NET
20 104 (9.59%) Windows
21 102 (9.40%) Marketing
22 97 (8.94%) Big Data
23 96 (8.85%) Business Development
23 96 (8.85%) CSS
24 93 (8.57%) HTML5
25 90 (8.29%) Java
26 80 (7.37%) ERP
27 79 (7.28%) MVC

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 28 (2.58%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.84%) CMS
3 17 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (1.11%) SAS
4 12 (1.11%) WordPress
5 9 (0.83%) IBM Notes
6 8 (0.74%) Drupal
7 6 (0.55%) Node.js
7 6 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
7 6 (0.55%) Apache
7 6 (0.55%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.46%) Kentico
8 5 (0.46%) Joomla!
8 5 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.37%) Confluence
9 4 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.37%) Railo
9 4 (0.37%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.28%) Documentum
Applications
1 162 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 31 (2.86%) MS Office
4 29 (2.67%) Photoshop
5 14 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (1.20%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (0.83%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.46%) MS Project
9 5 (0.46%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.37%) SPSS
11 2 (0.18%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.18%) InDesign
12 1 (0.092%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.092%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 55 (5.07%) SAP MM
2 12 (1.11%) SAP CO
3 11 (1.01%) SAP ERP
3 11 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (1.01%) SAP SD
3 11 (1.01%) SAP FI
4 10 (0.92%) SAP WM
5 7 (0.65%) SAP PP
6 5 (0.46%) SAP MDM
6 5 (0.46%) SAP SCM
7 4 (0.37%) HFM
7 4 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.37%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.28%) Movex
8 3 (0.28%) SAP PM
8 3 (0.28%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.28%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.18%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.86%) SaaS
2 21 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.92%) Veeva
4 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.37%) Force.com
6 3 (0.28%) Office 365
6 3 (0.28%) GitHub
7 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.092%) IaaS
8 1 (0.092%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.21%) Internet
2 17 (1.57%) LAN
2 17 (1.57%) WAN
3 16 (1.47%) Wireless
4 12 (1.11%) DNS
5 11 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.92%) Network Security
7 9 (0.83%) Firewall
7 9 (0.83%) HTTP
8 8 (0.74%) VoIP
8 8 (0.74%) DHCP
9 5 (0.46%) VPN
9 5 (0.46%) Intranet
9 5 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.37%) SMTP
11 3 (0.28%) FTP
11 3 (0.28%) SAN
11 3 (0.28%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (16.31%) SQL Server
2 97 (8.94%) Big Data
3 74 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (3.78%) MySQL
6 39 (3.59%) QlikView
7 38 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 37 (3.41%) Relational Database
9 34 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (2.40%) Oracle Database
11 25 (2.30%) Hadoop
11 25 (2.30%) Spotfire
12 17 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (1.47%) NoSQL
13 16 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (1.47%) SAP BW
14 14 (1.29%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
15 13 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 72 (6.64%) ReSharper
2 54 (4.98%) Moq
2 54 (4.98%) SoapUI
3 28 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (1.84%) Subversion
5 16 (1.47%) Visual Studio
6 15 (1.38%) Selenium
7 12 (1.11%) FitNesse
7 12 (1.11%) SpecFlow
8 10 (0.92%) JIRA
9 8 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.74%) Eclipse
10 7 (0.65%) Xcode
10 7 (0.65%) MSBuild
11 6 (0.55%) Sublime Text
12 5 (0.46%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.46%) ProC
13 4 (0.37%) Git (software)
13 4 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.37%) Bitbucket
General
1 200 (18.43%) Finance
2 161 (14.84%) Retail
3 102 (9.40%) Marketing
4 68 (6.27%) Manufacturing
5 48 (4.42%) Banking
6 30 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 29 (2.67%) Automotive
8 17 (1.57%) French Language
9 15 (1.38%) Advertising
10 13 (1.20%) Games
11 10 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.92%) Law
11 10 (0.92%) Back Office
11 10 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 9 (0.83%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.74%) Electronics
14 6 (0.55%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.46%) Legal
15 5 (0.46%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 249 (22.95%) Developer
2 147 (13.55%) Analyst
3 124 (11.43%) Consultant
4 96 (8.85%) Project Manager
5 78 (7.19%) Business Analyst
6 76 (7.00%) SAP Consultant
7 63 (5.81%) Architect
8 53 (4.88%) Software Engineer
9 52 (4.79%) .NET Developer
9 52 (4.79%) C# Developer
10 49 (4.52%) SAP MM Consultant
11 45 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
12 43 (3.96%) Senior Manager
13 37 (3.41%) Senior Developer
13 37 (3.41%) Software Developer
14 36 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
15 35 (3.23%) Web Developer
16 30 (2.76%) Programmer
17 28 (2.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
18 25 (2.30%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (16.41%) .NET
2 140 (12.90%) HTML
3 104 (9.59%) ASP.NET
4 96 (8.85%) CSS
5 93 (8.57%) HTML5
6 65 (5.99%) WPF
7 56 (5.16%) XML
8 54 (4.98%) jQuery
9 53 (4.88%) Web Services
10 40 (3.69%) .NET Framework
11 34 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (2.76%) CSS3
12 30 (2.76%) WinForms
13 28 (2.58%) REST
14 27 (2.49%) Ajax
15 25 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (2.21%) AngularJS
17 22 (2.03%) Entity Framework
18 21 (1.94%) Java EE
19 19 (1.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 141 (13.00%) Life Science
2 109 (10.05%) Computer Science
3 106 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (5.71%) NHS
5 54 (4.98%) Private Cloud
6 46 (4.24%) User Experience
7 43 (3.96%) Mathematics
8 36 (3.32%) Mobile App
9 30 (2.76%) FMCG
10 29 (2.67%) Informatics
11 28 (2.58%) Management Information System
12 22 (2.03%) Social Media
13 21 (1.94%) Visualisation
14 19 (1.75%) PMI
15 16 (1.47%) Statistics
15 16 (1.47%) Data Integration
16 13 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
17 12 (1.11%) Data Structures
17 12 (1.11%) Economics
17 12 (1.11%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 104 (9.59%) Windows
2 61 (5.62%) Apple iOS
3 49 (4.52%) Linux
4 32 (2.95%) UNIX
5 18 (1.66%) Android
6 13 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (0.65%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.18%) AIX
12 2 (0.18%) Debian
13 1 (0.092%) Solaris
13 1 (0.092%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (16.96%) Business Intelligence
3 182 (16.77%) Project Management
4 151 (13.92%) Analytics
5 96 (8.85%) Business Development
6 80 (7.37%) ERP
7 79 (7.28%) MVC
8 78 (7.19%) OO
9 73 (6.73%) Coaching
10 70 (6.45%) Software Engineering
11 65 (5.99%) CRM
12 62 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 61 (5.62%) ITIL
14 59 (5.44%) Business Analysis
15 54 (4.98%) Scrum
16 53 (4.88%) Validation
17 52 (4.79%) PRINCE2
18 50 (4.61%) SAP Implementation
19 48 (4.42%) Change Management
20 43 (3.96%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 211 (19.45%) SQL
2 189 (17.42%) C#
3 140 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 90 (8.29%) Java
5 63 (5.81%) Python
6 55 (5.07%) ABAP
7 44 (4.06%) T-SQL
8 38 (3.50%) C++
9 31 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 26 (2.40%) C
11 23 (2.12%) PHP
12 21 (1.94%) VB
13 16 (1.47%) Apex Code
14 14 (1.29%) Objective-C
15 10 (0.92%) PowerShell
15 10 (0.92%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.83%) Perl
17 7 (0.65%) Ruby
18 6 (0.55%) VB6
18 6 (0.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 223 (20.55%) Degree
2 31 (2.86%) PhD
3 23 (2.12%) PMI Certification
4 22 (2.03%) MBA
5 11 (1.01%) ISEB
5 11 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 8 (0.74%) CCDP
8 7 (0.65%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.55%) CISSP
9 6 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.55%) CISM
10 5 (0.46%) CISA
10 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.46%) PMP
10 5 (0.46%) Postgraduate
10 5 (0.46%) MCSE
11 4 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (6.91%) QA
2 23 (2.12%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.66%) GMP
3 18 (1.66%) GxP
4 16 (1.47%) GAMP
5 13 (1.20%) COBIT
6 11 (1.01%) SLA
6 11 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.74%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 6 (0.55%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.46%) SNOMED CT
11 5 (0.46%) WCAG
11 5 (0.46%) WAI
12 4 (0.37%) GCP
13 3 (0.28%) CDISC
14 2 (0.18%) TickIT
14 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 59 (5.44%) Hyper-V
2 21 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.66%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.65%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.46%) XenServer
6 4 (0.37%) vSphere
6 4 (0.37%) Xen
7 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.18%) XenApp
9 1 (0.092%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.37%) Puppet
2 3 (0.28%) Ansible
3 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.18%) Nagios
3 2 (0.18%) WSUS
3 2 (0.18%) SCCM
3 2 (0.18%) SCOM
3 2 (0.18%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.092%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.092%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.092%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 175 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 154 (14.19%) SAP
3 110 (10.14%) Oracle
4 59 (5.44%) Salesforce.com
5 54 (4.98%) Apple
6 38 (3.50%) Business Objects
7 30 (2.76%) Tableau
8 27 (2.49%) VMware
9 26 (2.40%) Adobe
10 22 (2.03%) Cognos
11 20 (1.84%) Red Hat
12 19 (1.75%) Citrix
13 13 (1.20%) Cisco
13 13 (1.20%) IBM
13 13 (1.20%) CA
14 12 (1.11%) iRise
15 11 (1.01%) Hyperion
15 11 (1.01%) Informatica
16 10 (0.92%) JD Edwards
16 10 (0.92%) Sitecore
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £100k + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + 5.5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Whyteleafe, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pharma Division
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Celesio UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Asurance and medical
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £46000 - £52000 per annum + Final Salary Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £48000 - £65000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + Pension , Medical , Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
ComputaCenter
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Pharma Division
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Venturi Limited
Salary: training
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + training
Posted: 4 days ago