The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 113 114 155
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +41
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 32 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.35% 0.74% 0.46%
As % of the General category 3.11% 1.95% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +8.23%
Pharmaceutical
East of England

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1029 718 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.42% 37.93% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 806 486 1144
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Royston +5 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Stevenage - 3 - -
Hoddesdon - 2 £38,750 -
Watford -22 1 £22,000 -38.88%
Pharmaceutical
East of England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Scrum
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) Java
3 9 (22.50%) C++
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) UNIX
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle
5 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
6 6 (15.00%) C#
6 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.00%) Project Management
6 6 (15.00%) Degree
7 5 (12.50%) HTML
7 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.50%) Linux
7 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Analytics
8 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Delphi
8 4 (10.00%) VB
8 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) OO
8 4 (10.00%) OOD
8 4 (10.00%) CSS
8 4 (10.00%) Web Services

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (5.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.00%) SQLPlus
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Software Integration Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Test Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Programmer
7 3 (7.50%) Junior
8 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) CSS
2 4 (10.00%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.50%) Swing
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) PMI
2 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Life Science
4 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.50%) FMCG
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) UNIX
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Scrum
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
3 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Analytics
5 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) OOD
6 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Line Management
6 3 (7.50%) Change Control
7 2 (5.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) C++
1 9 (22.50%) Java
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.00%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) Delphi
4 4 (10.00%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.50%) PhD
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
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