The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 70 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.75% - 0.28%
As % of the General category 2.17% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Pharmaceutical
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

General Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
230 327 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 34.69% 37.12% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 192 225 209
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Guildford region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Guildford

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Guildford

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (93.75%) SQL
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 14 (87.50%) ISEB
2 14 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) V-Model
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
4 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (43.75%) Open Source
4 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 7 (43.75%) Chemistry
4 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 7 (43.75%) Life Science
4 7 (43.75%) Selenium
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (43.75%) Performance Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Load Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
4 7 (43.75%) JMeter
4 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
4 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
4 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) PhD
4 7 (43.75%) MySQL
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
2 7 (43.75%) JMeter
2 7 (43.75%) Selenium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Tester
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Tester
3 4 (25.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Tester
6 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Performance Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Chemistry
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
1 7 (43.75%) Life Science
1 7 (43.75%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
2 7 (43.75%) V-Model
2 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Load Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Python
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 14 (87.50%) ISEB
3 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
3 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (43.75%) PhD
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft