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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 486 338 481
Rank change year-on-year
-148 +143
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 156 365 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.74% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.65% 1.37% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 123 279 126
Average salary £56,695 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.08% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £72,500 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -9.78%
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
24159 26604 24475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.26% 53.88% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19816 21362 20207
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 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 0 25 £50,000 -16.66% 4
Hillingdon - 11 - - 1
Brentford -7 5 £44,000 -29.60% 1
Teddington - 5 £52,500 -
Ealing - 3 £60,000 -
Croydon - 1 £20,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 117 (29.10%) Degree
2 95 (23.63%) Finance
3 85 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (19.15%) SQL
5 75 (18.66%) Business Intelligence
6 73 (18.16%) Life Science
7 67 (16.67%) Project Management
8 66 (16.42%) Oracle
9 60 (14.93%) Computer Science
10 59 (14.68%) Analytics
11 54 (13.43%) MS Excel
12 51 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
13 49 (12.19%) C#
14 48 (11.94%) Java
14 48 (11.94%) .NET
15 47 (11.69%) Retail
16 42 (10.45%) Business Development
17 41 (10.20%) Marketing
18 40 (9.95%) SAP
18 40 (9.95%) JavaScript
19 39 (9.70%) CRM
19 39 (9.70%) Salesforce.com
20 38 (9.45%) SQL Server
21 36 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
21 36 (8.96%) Big Data
22 35 (8.71%) Python
23 32 (7.96%) QA
24 31 (7.71%) Manufacturing
24 31 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
25 29 (7.21%) Microsoft

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (1.74%) CMS
2 6 (1.49%) SAS
2 6 (1.49%) WordPress
2 6 (1.49%) Node.js
3 4 (1.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.75%) Drupal
5 2 (0.50%) Apache
5 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) Documentum
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 54 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (3.23%) MS Office
4 11 (2.74%) Photoshop
4 11 (2.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (2.49%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.74%) SAP SD
2 6 (1.49%) SAP MM
2 6 (1.49%) SAP WM
3 5 (1.24%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.00%) SAP SCM
4 4 (1.00%) SAP MDM
4 4 (1.00%) HFM
4 4 (1.00%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 3 (0.75%) SAP PM
5 3 (0.75%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.50%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.50%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.25%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.25%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.74%) Veeva
3 5 (1.24%) SaaS
4 4 (1.00%) Force.com
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.24%) Wireless
2 8 (1.99%) Internet
3 4 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.50%) DNS
5 2 (0.50%) LAN
5 2 (0.50%) WAN
5 2 (0.50%) DHCP
5 2 (0.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.45%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (8.96%) Big Data
3 27 (6.72%) QlikView
4 26 (6.47%) Hadoop
5 20 (4.98%) Spotfire
5 20 (4.98%) MySQL
6 18 (4.48%) Oracle Database
7 16 (3.98%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (2.49%) OLTP
9 10 (2.49%) SAP Data Services
10 9 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (2.24%) SAP BW
11 8 (1.99%) DataStage
11 8 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.99%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.74%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (1.99%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.74%) MSBuild
3 6 (1.49%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.24%) JIRA
5 4 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (1.00%) Selenium
5 4 (1.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.75%) ProC
6 3 (0.75%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.50%) Subversion
8 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.25%) Grunt
8 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.25%) LSMW
8 1 (0.25%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 95 (23.63%) Finance
2 47 (11.69%) Retail
3 41 (10.20%) Marketing
4 31 (7.71%) Manufacturing
5 28 (6.97%) Telecoms
6 20 (4.98%) Automotive
7 18 (4.48%) Banking
8 10 (2.49%) Retail Banking
9 9 (2.24%) Investment Banking
9 9 (2.24%) Games
10 4 (1.00%) Legal
11 3 (0.75%) Advertising
12 2 (0.50%) Law
12 2 (0.50%) Billing
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (17.16%) Developer
2 59 (14.68%) Consultant
3 46 (11.44%) Project Manager
4 45 (11.19%) Analyst
5 31 (7.71%) Business Analyst
6 28 (6.97%) Senior Manager
7 22 (5.47%) Architect
8 21 (5.22%) Java Developer
9 17 (4.23%) SAP Consultant
10 15 (3.73%) Support Engineer
10 15 (3.73%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 14 (3.48%) Senior Consultant
12 13 (3.23%) Programme Manager
12 13 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (3.23%) C# Developer
12 13 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 12 (2.99%) Data Analyst
13 12 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (2.49%) Software Engineer
15 9 (2.24%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (11.94%) .NET
2 28 (6.97%) ASP.NET
3 20 (4.98%) HTML
4 15 (3.73%) WinForms
5 12 (2.99%) Java EE
5 12 (2.99%) CSS
6 11 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (2.49%) Web Services
8 7 (1.74%) XML
9 6 (1.49%) jQuery
9 6 (1.49%) Hibernate
9 6 (1.49%) HTML5
9 6 (1.49%) Visualforce
10 5 (1.24%) Spring
11 4 (1.00%) SAP PI
11 4 (1.00%) J2EE
11 4 (1.00%) SOAP
12 3 (0.75%) Swing
12 3 (0.75%) JSP
12 3 (0.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (18.16%) Life Science
2 60 (14.93%) Computer Science
3 51 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (6.72%) User Experience
5 19 (4.73%) Mathematics
6 17 (4.23%) Visualisation
7 16 (3.98%) Social Media
8 13 (3.23%) Mobile App
8 13 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (3.23%) FMCG
8 13 (3.23%) Economics
9 12 (2.99%) Data Structures
10 11 (2.74%) Algorithms
10 11 (2.74%) Data Integration
11 10 (2.49%) Management Information System
12 9 (2.24%) Informatics
13 7 (1.74%) Cryptography
13 7 (1.74%) NHS
13 7 (1.74%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (1.24%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.48%) Windows
2 11 (2.74%) UNIX
3 6 (1.49%) Linux
4 2 (0.50%) Debian
4 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (18.66%) Business Intelligence
3 67 (16.67%) Project Management
4 59 (14.68%) Analytics
5 42 (10.45%) Business Development
6 39 (9.70%) CRM
7 31 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (6.72%) ERP
8 27 (6.72%) Software Engineering
9 24 (5.97%) Programme Management
9 24 (5.97%) ETL
10 22 (5.47%) Validation
11 21 (5.22%) Information Management
12 20 (4.98%) Business Analysis
12 20 (4.98%) OO
13 19 (4.73%) Change Management
13 19 (4.73%) Waterfall
14 17 (4.23%) Quality Management
15 16 (3.98%) Time Management
16 15 (3.73%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 77 (19.15%) SQL
2 49 (12.19%) C#
3 48 (11.94%) Java
4 40 (9.95%) JavaScript
5 35 (8.71%) Python
6 18 (4.48%) PL/SQL
7 12 (2.99%) Apex Code
8 8 (1.99%) C
9 7 (1.74%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.49%) SOQL
10 6 (1.49%) Ruby
11 5 (1.24%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.24%) PHP
12 4 (1.00%) XPath
12 4 (1.00%) C++
12 4 (1.00%) VB
12 4 (1.00%) Scala
13 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.50%) Golang
13 2 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 117 (29.10%) Degree
2 21 (5.22%) PhD
3 14 (3.48%) MBA
4 7 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.24%) CISM
5 5 (1.24%) CISSP
6 4 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.00%) CCNP
6 4 (1.00%) CCDP
6 4 (1.00%) JNCIS
6 4 (1.00%) JNCIP
6 4 (1.00%) CISA
7 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.75%) ISEB
7 3 (0.75%) CCIE
8 2 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.50%) PMP
9 1 (0.25%) MCP
9 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.96%) QA
2 16 (3.98%) GMP
3 15 (3.73%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.24%) GxP
5 8 (1.99%) GAMP
6 5 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.24%) COBIT
6 5 (1.24%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.00%) GCP
8 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.25%) SLA
9 1 (0.25%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (0.75%) Xen
1 3 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.50%) XenApp
2 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) Nagios
1 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 66 (16.42%) Oracle
2 40 (9.95%) SAP
3 39 (9.70%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (7.21%) Microsoft
5 27 (6.72%) Business Objects
6 26 (6.47%) Tableau
7 13 (3.23%) iRise
7 13 (3.23%) CA
8 12 (2.99%) Cognos
9 11 (2.74%) Adobe
9 11 (2.74%) Informatica
10 7 (1.74%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.00%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.00%) VMware
11 4 (1.00%) F5
11 4 (1.00%) Perforce
11 4 (1.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (1.00%) Riverbed
11 4 (1.00%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.00%) Juniper
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EMIS
Salary: Up to £44,000pa depending on level of experience, plus Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EMIS
Salary: Up to £44,000pa depending on level of experience, plus Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pharma Division
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus + pension + healthcare and more.
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pharma Division
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pharma Division
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago