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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 70 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.16% - 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.49% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £67,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
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
205 267 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 33.33% 33.80% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 171 206 223
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 16 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 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) Test Automation
2 13 (86.67%) ISEB
2 13 (86.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) V-Model
4 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
4 7 (46.67%) Chemistry
4 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Life Science
4 7 (46.67%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) PhD
4 7 (46.67%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (40.00%) Python
5 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
5 6 (40.00%) JMeter
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Load Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (40.00%) ISTQB

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (46.67%) Selenium
3 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 6 (40.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Chemistry
1 7 (46.67%) Life Science
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (40.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Test Automation
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) V-Model
2 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
2 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) ISEB
3 7 (46.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (46.67%) PhD
4 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft