The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 120 137 136
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 24 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.97% 0.72% 0.53%
As % of the General category 2.17% 1.49% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 9
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +9.52%
General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1104 1273 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.43% 48.00% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 807 1011 867
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Pharmaceutical
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Watford -8 14 £32,500 +35.41% 2
St Albans - 3 £28,500 - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £27,500 -
Pharmaceutical
East of England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (64.10%) Degree
2 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 17 (43.59%) .NET
4 16 (41.03%) C#
4 16 (41.03%) .NET Framework
5 15 (38.46%) HL7
5 15 (38.46%) XML
6 14 (35.90%) Windows
6 14 (35.90%) WPF
6 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
8 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
9 10 (25.64%) Marketing
10 8 (20.51%) CRM
10 8 (20.51%) LAN
11 7 (17.95%) SQL
11 7 (17.95%) Retail
12 6 (15.38%) Cisco
12 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (15.38%) Wireless
12 6 (15.38%) Finance
12 6 (15.38%) WAN
12 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
12 6 (15.38%) Unified Communications
12 6 (15.38%) Wireless Security
13 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
13 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (12.82%) Oracle
13 5 (12.82%) Java

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.69%) MS Office
4 1 (2.56%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.56%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) LAN
2 6 (15.38%) Wireless
2 6 (15.38%) WAN
2 6 (15.38%) Unified Communications
2 6 (15.38%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
General
1 10 (25.64%) Marketing
2 7 (17.95%) Retail
3 6 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Account Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Junior
4 4 (10.26%) Junior Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.13%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Programmer
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Software Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Training Manager
7 1 (2.56%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Mechanical Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) .NET
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Framework
3 15 (38.46%) XML
4 14 (35.90%) WPF
5 13 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
6 5 (12.82%) Swing
7 2 (5.13%) Classic ASP
7 2 (5.13%) WCF
8 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
4 4 (10.26%) Biotechnology
5 3 (7.69%) NHS
6 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
6 2 (5.13%) FMCG
7 1 (2.56%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) CRM
2 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Network Management
6 1 (2.56%) CAD
6 1 (2.56%) OOD
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) C#
2 7 (17.95%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) Perl
3 5 (12.82%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) Python
4 4 (10.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CCA
2 1 (2.56%) PMP
2 1 (2.56%) ACCA
2 1 (2.56%) HNC
2 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) HL7
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) CA
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
Hertfordshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: c£60k (DOE) + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
CK Group
Salary: £24000 to £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago