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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 371 397 440
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +43
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 712 702 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.64% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.56% 1.46% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 423 552 401
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
45565 48222 45204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.56% 44.10% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36591 37776 36003
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 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 31 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 +15 229 £57,500 +4.54% 43
South East -24 179 £52,500 +5.00% 28
Yorkshire +120 148 £42,500 +6.25% 10
North West +1 56 £40,000 +6.66% 24
West Midlands +14 44 £40,750 +27.34% 1
East of England -50 44 £40,000 -5.88% 15
South West -24 12 £33,750 -25.41% 15
East Midlands -16 5 £37,500 +8.69% 2
Midlands -12 2 - - 1
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 340 (28.26%) Retail
2 312 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (21.28%) Finance
4 236 (19.62%) C#
5 232 (19.29%) .NET
6 227 (18.87%) SQL
7 220 (18.29%) Degree
8 219 (18.20%) SQL Server
9 199 (16.54%) Microsoft
10 185 (15.38%) NHS
11 177 (14.71%) HTML
11 177 (14.71%) SAP
12 171 (14.21%) Business Intelligence
13 169 (14.05%) Project Management
14 140 (11.64%) ASP.NET
15 137 (11.39%) JavaScript
16 135 (11.22%) MS Excel
17 129 (10.72%) HTML5
18 128 (10.64%) Manufacturing
19 125 (10.39%) Windows
20 118 (9.81%) Software Engineering
21 117 (9.73%) Business Development
22 114 (9.48%) Oracle
23 105 (8.73%) Marketing
23 105 (8.73%) Life Science
24 103 (8.56%) MVC
25 100 (8.31%) Coaching
26 94 (7.81%) ITIL
27 93 (7.73%) CSS
28 91 (7.56%) Data Warehouse

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 39 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.41%) CMS
4 16 (1.33%) SAS
5 12 (1.00%) IIS
5 12 (1.00%) WordPress
6 8 (0.67%) NetWeaver
7 7 (0.58%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.50%) Kentico
8 6 (0.50%) Node.js
8 6 (0.50%) Drupal
9 5 (0.42%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (0.42%) Joomla!
9 5 (0.42%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.25%) Documentum
10 3 (0.25%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.17%) Apache
11 2 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 135 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.99%) MS Office
3 21 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 20 (1.66%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.83%) Adobe Premiere
6 9 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (0.75%) InDesign
6 9 (0.75%) Fireworks
7 7 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.50%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.42%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.33%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.25%) SPSS
11 3 (0.25%) MS Project
12 1 (0.083%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.083%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.083%) Stata
12 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 59 (4.90%) SAP MM
2 14 (1.16%) SAP ERP
3 12 (1.00%) SAP WM
4 10 (0.83%) SAP PM
5 9 (0.75%) SAP SD
6 8 (0.67%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.58%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.58%) SAP CRM
7 7 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (0.58%) SAP Business One
8 6 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.42%) SAP APO
9 5 (0.42%) SAP PP
9 5 (0.42%) Infor M3
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.25%) SAP SCM
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.25%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.25%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 68 (5.65%) SaaS
2 12 (1.00%) Veeva
3 9 (0.75%) Firebase
4 6 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.33%) GitHub
6 3 (0.25%) Force.com
6 3 (0.25%) Office 365
7 1 (0.083%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.083%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.083%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.083%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.16%) LAN
2 25 (2.08%) WAN
2 25 (2.08%) Internet
3 24 (2.00%) Wireless
4 16 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (1.33%) DNS
5 15 (1.25%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.75%) DHCP
6 9 (0.75%) VoIP
7 8 (0.67%) Firewall
8 7 (0.58%) Intranet
8 7 (0.58%) HTTP
9 6 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (0.50%) Network Security
10 5 (0.42%) SAN
11 4 (0.33%) FTP
11 4 (0.33%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.33%) VPN
11 4 (0.33%) SMTP
11 4 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (18.20%) SQL Server
2 91 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (4.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (3.91%) Big Data
6 41 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (3.41%) Relational Database
7 37 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (2.91%) MySQL
9 28 (2.33%) Hadoop
10 27 (2.24%) QlikView
11 20 (1.66%) RDBMS
11 20 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (1.58%) Oracle Database
13 17 (1.41%) Spotfire
14 16 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
14 16 (1.33%) SAP HANA
15 15 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
16 13 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
17 12 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 62 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 55 (4.57%) ReSharper
3 27 (2.24%) Visual Studio
4 18 (1.50%) SoapUI
5 17 (1.41%) Selenium
6 16 (1.33%) Subversion
6 16 (1.33%) Moq
7 12 (1.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (0.58%) Axure RP
8 7 (0.58%) MSBuild
8 7 (0.58%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.50%) Xcode
10 5 (0.42%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.42%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.33%) Grunt
11 4 (0.33%) ProC
11 4 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.33%) Maven
12 3 (0.25%) JIRA
12 3 (0.25%) JUnit
General
1 340 (28.26%) Retail
2 256 (21.28%) Finance
3 128 (10.64%) Manufacturing
4 105 (8.73%) Marketing
5 82 (6.82%) Banking
6 56 (4.66%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.08%) French Language
8 24 (2.00%) Automotive
9 20 (1.66%) Law
10 19 (1.58%) Back Office
10 19 (1.58%) Games
11 16 (1.33%) Advertising
12 9 (0.75%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.75%) German Language
13 8 (0.67%) Online Betting
13 8 (0.67%) Electronics
14 6 (0.50%) Legal
14 6 (0.50%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.50%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 305 (25.35%) Developer
2 150 (12.47%) Analyst
3 140 (11.64%) Consultant
4 92 (7.65%) Software Engineer
5 82 (6.82%) SAP Consultant
6 79 (6.57%) Architect
7 76 (6.32%) Project Manager
7 76 (6.32%) Senior Developer
8 74 (6.15%) .NET Developer
9 62 (5.15%) C# Developer
10 58 (4.82%) Business Analyst
11 56 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
12 50 (4.16%) SAP MM Consultant
13 41 (3.41%) Senior Manager
13 41 (3.41%) Senior .NET Developer
14 40 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
14 40 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
15 31 (2.58%) Web Developer
16 28 (2.33%) Junior
16 28 (2.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (19.29%) .NET
2 177 (14.71%) HTML
3 140 (11.64%) ASP.NET
4 129 (10.72%) HTML5
5 93 (7.73%) CSS
6 79 (6.57%) WPF
7 73 (6.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 71 (5.90%) .NET Framework
9 59 (4.90%) Apache Flex
10 48 (3.99%) XML
11 45 (3.74%) jQuery
11 45 (3.74%) MDX
12 44 (3.66%) Entity Framework
12 44 (3.66%) Web Services
13 39 (3.24%) Apache Cordova
14 35 (2.91%) WinForms
15 34 (2.83%) Ajax
16 33 (2.74%) REST
17 23 (1.91%) CSS3
17 23 (1.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 185 (15.38%) NHS
2 105 (8.73%) Life Science
3 90 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (7.23%) Computer Science
5 48 (3.99%) Data Centre
6 39 (3.24%) Mathematics
7 36 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 31 (2.58%) Mobile App
9 29 (2.41%) Biotechnology
10 27 (2.24%) Statistics
10 27 (2.24%) FMCG
11 26 (2.16%) User Experience
12 23 (1.91%) Social Media
13 22 (1.83%) Informatics
14 20 (1.66%) Algorithms
15 19 (1.58%) Data Integration
16 16 (1.33%) SCADA
16 16 (1.33%) Private Cloud
16 16 (1.33%) Chemistry
17 15 (1.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 125 (10.39%) Windows
2 58 (4.82%) Linux
3 31 (2.58%) UNIX
4 30 (2.49%) Android
5 28 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.08%) Windows 7
6 13 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.91%) Windows XP
8 8 (0.67%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.25%) Debian
11 3 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.083%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.083%) VMS
13 1 (0.083%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (14.21%) Business Intelligence
3 169 (14.05%) Project Management
4 118 (9.81%) Software Engineering
5 117 (9.73%) Business Development
6 103 (8.56%) MVC
7 100 (8.31%) Coaching
8 94 (7.81%) ITIL
9 90 (7.48%) Analytics
10 74 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 71 (5.90%) CRM
11 71 (5.90%) ETL
12 69 (5.74%) Mentoring
13 66 (5.49%) Scrum
14 64 (5.32%) ERP
15 61 (5.07%) Validation
16 58 (4.82%) OO
16 58 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
16 58 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
17 57 (4.74%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 236 (19.62%) C#
2 227 (18.87%) SQL
3 137 (11.39%) JavaScript
4 64 (5.32%) Java
4 64 (5.32%) T-SQL
5 62 (5.15%) ABAP
6 51 (4.24%) C++
7 29 (2.41%) Python
8 27 (2.24%) PHP
9 23 (1.91%) C
10 18 (1.50%) Shell Script
11 17 (1.41%) PowerShell
12 16 (1.33%) Objective-C
13 14 (1.16%) Apex Code
14 13 (1.08%) R
15 12 (1.00%) COBOL
16 11 (0.91%) VB
17 10 (0.83%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.83%) ActionScript
17 10 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 220 (18.29%) Degree
2 22 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (1.50%) CCDP
4 15 (1.25%) CCNP
4 15 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 13 (1.08%) JNCIS
5 13 (1.08%) JNCIP
5 13 (1.08%) MCSE
5 13 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.00%) CCIE
7 11 (0.91%) PhD
7 11 (0.91%) Security Cleared
8 10 (0.83%) CISM
8 10 (0.83%) CISSP
9 9 (0.75%) MBA
10 8 (0.67%) MCSA
10 8 (0.67%) HND
10 8 (0.67%) SAP Certification
11 7 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.58%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (5.82%) QA
2 39 (3.24%) SLA
3 35 (2.91%) GMP
4 17 (1.41%) GAMP
5 16 (1.33%) Data Quality
6 15 (1.25%) SNOMED CT
7 11 (0.91%) COBIT
7 11 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.83%) GCP
9 9 (0.75%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.58%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 6 (0.50%) GxP
11 6 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.50%) TickIT
12 5 (0.42%) WCAG
12 5 (0.42%) WAI
12 5 (0.42%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.25%) GLP
14 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.083%) CDISC
System Software
1 34 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.58%) Hyper-V
3 16 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.58%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.50%) XenServer
6 4 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.25%) Xen
8 2 (0.17%) XenApp
8 2 (0.17%) Docker
9 1 (0.083%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.25%) Nagios
1 3 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (0.17%) WSUS
2 2 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.17%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.17%) Puppet
3 1 (0.083%) Oozie
3 1 (0.083%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.083%) SCCM
3 1 (0.083%) SCOM
3 1 (0.083%) Ansible
3 1 (0.083%) Salt
3 1 (0.083%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 199 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 177 (14.71%) SAP
3 114 (9.48%) Oracle
4 40 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 30 (2.49%) Informatica
6 28 (2.33%) Adobe
7 26 (2.16%) Tableau
8 24 (2.00%) Apple
9 23 (1.91%) Cisco
9 23 (1.91%) VMware
10 22 (1.83%) Citrix
11 17 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
12 15 (1.25%) Google
13 14 (1.16%) Riverbed
13 14 (1.16%) Juniper
13 14 (1.16%) IBM
14 13 (1.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 13 (1.08%) F5
14 13 (1.08%) Red Hat
15 12 (1.00%) Sitecore
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Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
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Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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