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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 133 129 104
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 15 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.62% 0.65% 1.29%
As % of the General category 1.55% 1.53% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 22
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,350 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
967 979 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.17% 42.16% 44.97%
Number of salaries quoted 828 772 678
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
Hitchin - 9 £40,000 -
Stevenage +6 4 £27,500 -42.10% 1
Royston - 2 £50,000 -
Pharmaceutical
East of England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Marketing
2 11 (37.93%) Games
2 11 (37.93%) Xbox
3 10 (34.48%) Java
4 9 (31.03%) C++
5 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 8 (27.59%) Web Development
6 7 (24.14%) OO
6 7 (24.14%) Chemistry
6 7 (24.14%) Android
7 6 (20.69%) Android SDK
7 6 (20.69%) Android Development
7 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
7 6 (20.69%) Algorithms
7 6 (20.69%) Mobile Development
7 6 (20.69%) Windows
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 6 (20.69%) Google
8 5 (17.24%) Adobe
8 5 (17.24%) InDesign
8 5 (17.24%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (17.24%) Ajax
8 5 (17.24%) JSON
8 5 (17.24%) Subversion
8 5 (17.24%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (17.24%) Mac OS X
8 5 (17.24%) Acrobat
8 5 (17.24%) CSS
8 5 (17.24%) XML

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (17.24%) Umbraco
1 5 (17.24%) WordPress
1 5 (17.24%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Acrobat
1 5 (17.24%) InDesign
1 5 (17.24%) Adobe Premiere
1 5 (17.24%) Adobe After Effects
1 5 (17.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Subversion
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.24%) Grunt
General
1 11 (37.93%) Games
1 11 (37.93%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Android Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Web Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Front-End Web Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Validation Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Android SDK
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) CSS
2 5 (17.24%) XML
2 5 (17.24%) XSLT
2 5 (17.24%) Ajax
2 5 (17.24%) JSON
2 5 (17.24%) jQuery
2 5 (17.24%) Qt
2 5 (17.24%) HTML5
2 5 (17.24%) CSS3
2 5 (17.24%) Backbone.js
2 5 (17.24%) Ember.js
2 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Xbox
2 7 (24.14%) Chemistry
3 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
3 6 (20.69%) Algorithms
4 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
4 5 (17.24%) User Experience
5 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.45%) Life Science
6 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.45%) FMCG
6 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.45%) Biology
6 1 (3.45%) SCADA
6 1 (3.45%) Informatics
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Android
3 6 (20.69%) Windows
4 5 (17.24%) Mac OS X
5 3 (10.34%) UNIX
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Web Development
3 7 (24.14%) OO
4 6 (20.69%) Android Development
4 6 (20.69%) Mobile Development
5 5 (17.24%) Email Marketing
5 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (17.24%) Analytics
6 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Load Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Security Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Validation
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Data Management
8 1 (3.45%) Bioinformatics
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) C++
3 5 (17.24%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Perl
4 4 (13.79%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) C
6 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) GAMP
3 1 (3.45%) GMP
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Google
2 5 (17.24%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Autodesk
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
EMIS Health
Salary: £22,000 per annum + annual performance bonus (c10-15%)
Posted: 10 days ago