The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 407 354 461
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +107
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 221 297 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.68% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.99% 1.26% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 183 223 141
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,309 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,400 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,100
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -2.33%
Pharmaceutical
England

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

General Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22403 23547 23671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.11% 54.11% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18602 18787 19795
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in London

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in London

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
City of London +6 38 £52,500 -8.69% 4
Brentford +1 14 £43,500 -37.85%
Teddington - 7 £47,500 -
Hillingdon - 6 - -
Croydon - 3 £20,000 -
Ealing - 2 £60,000 -
Uxbridge -16 1 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 142 (29.77%) Degree
2 117 (24.53%) Finance
3 102 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (20.13%) Life Science
5 91 (19.08%) SQL
6 88 (18.45%) Project Management
7 83 (17.40%) Business Intelligence
8 81 (16.98%) Oracle
9 73 (15.30%) Computer Science
10 68 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
11 66 (13.84%) Java
12 64 (13.42%) SAP
12 64 (13.42%) Marketing
12 64 (13.42%) Analytics
13 58 (12.16%) MS Excel
14 55 (11.53%) Retail
15 52 (10.90%) C#
15 52 (10.90%) .NET
16 49 (10.27%) Salesforce.com
17 47 (9.85%) Data Warehouse
18 44 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
19 42 (8.81%) Python
20 41 (8.60%) Business Development
21 39 (8.18%) Microsoft
21 39 (8.18%) Big Data
22 38 (7.97%) ERP
22 38 (7.97%) JavaScript
23 37 (7.76%) CRM
23 37 (7.76%) User Experience
24 36 (7.55%) Software Engineering

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (2.31%) SAS
2 10 (2.10%) CMS
3 5 (1.05%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.05%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.05%) Drupal
3 5 (1.05%) WordPress
4 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.84%) Node.js
5 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.63%) Lync
6 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.42%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.21%) Documentum
7 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.21%) Quickr
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 58 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (3.98%) MS Office
4 12 (2.52%) Photoshop
4 12 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (2.10%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.84%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.47%) SAP SD
2 6 (1.26%) SAP MM
2 6 (1.26%) SAP WM
3 5 (1.05%) SAP SCM
3 5 (1.05%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.84%) HFM
4 4 (0.84%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 3 (0.63%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 3 (0.63%) SAP MDM
5 3 (0.63%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.42%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.42%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.42%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.10%) SaaS
2 5 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.84%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.68%) Internet
2 6 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.05%) LAN
3 5 (1.05%) WAN
4 3 (0.63%) Wireless
5 2 (0.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.21%) BGP
6 1 (0.21%) VoIP
6 1 (0.21%) VPN
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.21%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.85%) Data Warehouse
2 39 (8.18%) Big Data
3 28 (5.87%) SQL Server
4 27 (5.66%) Hadoop
5 25 (5.24%) QlikView
6 23 (4.82%) MySQL
7 18 (3.77%) Spotfire
7 18 (3.77%) SAP BW
8 17 (3.56%) NoSQL
9 16 (3.35%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (2.52%) OLTP
12 11 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (2.31%) Relational Database
13 10 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
14 9 (1.89%) DataStage
15 7 (1.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Eclipse
1 6 (1.26%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (1.05%) JIRA
2 5 (1.05%) Selenium
3 4 (0.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.63%) MSBuild
4 3 (0.63%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.42%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.42%) Subversion
5 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.21%) Grunt
6 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 117 (24.53%) Finance
2 64 (13.42%) Marketing
3 55 (11.53%) Retail
4 24 (5.03%) Automotive
5 22 (4.61%) Manufacturing
6 21 (4.40%) Banking
7 20 (4.19%) Telecoms
8 15 (3.14%) Games
9 11 (2.31%) Investment Banking
10 10 (2.10%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.26%) Law
12 5 (1.05%) Legal
13 4 (0.84%) Electronics
14 3 (0.63%) Advertising
15 2 (0.42%) Billing
16 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (16.35%) Developer
2 68 (14.26%) Consultant
3 66 (13.84%) Project Manager
4 51 (10.69%) Analyst
5 31 (6.50%) Business Analyst
5 31 (6.50%) Architect
5 31 (6.50%) Java Developer
6 30 (6.29%) Senior Manager
7 23 (4.82%) SAP Consultant
8 21 (4.40%) Support Engineer
9 20 (4.19%) Programme Manager
10 17 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (3.35%) Applications Support
11 16 (3.35%) C# Developer
12 14 (2.94%) SAP BW Consultant
12 14 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (2.73%) Data Analyst
13 13 (2.73%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 13 (2.73%) Business Consultant
13 13 (2.73%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (10.90%) .NET
2 22 (4.61%) ASP.NET
3 19 (3.98%) HTML
4 18 (3.77%) Web Services
5 16 (3.35%) Java EE
6 15 (3.14%) WinForms
7 14 (2.94%) CSS
8 10 (2.10%) Hibernate
9 8 (1.68%) Swing
10 7 (1.47%) XML
10 7 (1.47%) jQuery
11 6 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (1.26%) HTML5
11 6 (1.26%) Visualforce
11 6 (1.26%) Spring
12 4 (0.84%) SOAP
12 4 (0.84%) J2EE
12 4 (0.84%) SAP PI
13 3 (0.63%) RESTful
13 3 (0.63%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 96 (20.13%) Life Science
2 73 (15.30%) Computer Science
3 68 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (7.76%) User Experience
5 24 (5.03%) Visualisation
6 21 (4.40%) Mathematics
7 20 (4.19%) FMCG
7 20 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (3.77%) Mobile App
8 18 (3.77%) Economics
9 17 (3.56%) Social Media
10 13 (2.73%) Data Integration
11 12 (2.52%) Algorithms
12 11 (2.31%) Informatics
13 7 (1.47%) NHS
13 7 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
14 6 (1.26%) Cryptography
15 5 (1.05%) Artificial Intelligence
15 5 (1.05%) Management Information System
15 5 (1.05%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.73%) Windows
2 6 (1.26%) Linux
2 6 (1.26%) UNIX
3 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (18.45%) Project Management
3 83 (17.40%) Business Intelligence
4 64 (13.42%) Analytics
5 44 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (8.60%) Business Development
7 38 (7.97%) ERP
8 37 (7.76%) CRM
9 36 (7.55%) Software Engineering
10 34 (7.13%) Waterfall
11 32 (6.71%) ETL
12 30 (6.29%) Programme Management
13 27 (5.66%) OO
14 24 (5.03%) Change Management
15 23 (4.82%) PRINCE2
16 21 (4.40%) Information Management
17 20 (4.19%) Business Analysis
18 18 (3.77%) Validation
18 18 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
19 17 (3.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 91 (19.08%) SQL
2 66 (13.84%) Java
3 52 (10.90%) C#
4 42 (8.81%) Python
5 38 (7.97%) JavaScript
6 17 (3.56%) PL/SQL
7 10 (2.10%) VB
7 10 (2.10%) Apex Code
8 9 (1.89%) C++
9 8 (1.68%) C
9 8 (1.68%) VB6
10 6 (1.26%) SOQL
11 5 (1.05%) VBA
11 5 (1.05%) PHP
12 4 (0.84%) Ruby
12 4 (0.84%) XPath
13 3 (0.63%) Perl
13 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.63%) Scala
14 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 142 (29.77%) Degree
2 27 (5.66%) PhD
3 18 (3.77%) MBA
4 6 (1.26%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.05%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.84%) PMP
7 3 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.63%) CCNA
7 3 (0.63%) ISEB
7 3 (0.63%) MCSE
7 3 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.42%) CISSP
8 2 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.42%) CISA
8 2 (0.42%) CISM
9 1 (0.21%) VCP4
9 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.87%) QA
2 17 (3.56%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.52%) GxP
4 11 (2.31%) GAMP
5 8 (1.68%) ISO 9001
6 6 (1.26%) GMP
7 3 (0.63%) GCP
7 3 (0.63%) SLA
8 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.21%) COBIT
9 1 (0.21%) CDISC
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.84%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.21%) RANCID
Vendors
1 81 (16.98%) Oracle
2 64 (13.42%) SAP
3 49 (10.27%) Salesforce.com
4 39 (8.18%) Microsoft
5 26 (5.45%) Business Objects
6 23 (4.82%) Tableau
7 21 (4.40%) Informatica
8 18 (3.77%) iRise
8 18 (3.77%) CA
9 11 (2.31%) Adobe
9 11 (2.31%) Cognos
10 10 (2.10%) Cognizant
11 7 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (1.47%) IBM
12 6 (1.26%) Ab Initio
13 5 (1.05%) Siebel
13 5 (1.05%) Cisco
14 4 (0.84%) Sybase
14 4 (0.84%) Hyperion
14 4 (0.84%) Citrix
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