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 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 371 425 387
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -38
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 260 219 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.11% 0.91% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 210 160 149
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,309 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +8.23%
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
23520 24026 25223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.11% 52.92% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19682 19355 21429
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 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 December 2014.

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 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
City of London +35 44 £65,000 - 13
Hillingdon - 12 - - 1
Brentford 0 9 £43,500 -20.90%
Teddington - 3 £47,500 -
Croydon - 2 £20,000 -
Uxbridge -11 1 - -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 152 (29.98%) Degree
2 122 (24.06%) Finance
3 109 (21.50%) SQL
4 107 (21.10%) Life Science
5 104 (20.51%) Oracle
6 100 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (18.54%) Project Management
8 80 (15.78%) Marketing
9 77 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
10 75 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
11 70 (13.81%) Computer Science
11 70 (13.81%) SAP
12 65 (12.82%) Java
13 63 (12.43%) Analytics
14 61 (12.03%) .NET
15 59 (11.64%) C#
16 54 (10.65%) Retail
17 53 (10.45%) Business Development
18 50 (9.86%) MS Excel
19 49 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
20 45 (8.88%) Big Data
21 43 (8.48%) Microsoft
21 43 (8.48%) Software Engineering
22 41 (8.09%) Windows
22 41 (8.09%) SQL Server
22 41 (8.09%) ETL
23 38 (7.50%) Python
24 37 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
25 36 (7.10%) ERP
25 36 (7.10%) OO

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (2.76%) SAS
2 13 (2.56%) CMS
3 11 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.78%) IIS
4 9 (1.78%) Drupal
4 9 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.38%) Lync
6 5 (0.99%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.99%) WordPress
7 4 (0.79%) MQSeries
8 3 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.59%) Node.js
9 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.39%) Documentum
9 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.39%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.39%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 50 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.75%) MS Office
3 16 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.99%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.79%) SPSS
6 4 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.39%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (1.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 4 (0.79%) SAP SD
2 4 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.59%) HFM
3 3 (0.59%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 3 (0.59%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.59%) SAP MDM
3 3 (0.59%) Summit
3 3 (0.59%) SAP WM
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.59%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.39%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.39%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.20%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.14%) SaaS
2 13 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.56%) LAN
3 11 (2.17%) WAN
3 11 (2.17%) VPN
4 9 (1.78%) DNS
4 9 (1.78%) SMTP
4 9 (1.78%) DHCP
4 9 (1.78%) BGP
5 8 (1.58%) LDAP
5 8 (1.58%) SSL
6 7 (1.38%) VoIP
6 7 (1.38%) Firewall
7 6 (1.18%) SAN
8 5 (0.99%) Internet
9 4 (0.79%) NAS
10 2 (0.39%) WLAN
11 1 (0.20%) Intranet
11 1 (0.20%) DMVPN
11 1 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (8.88%) Big Data
3 41 (8.09%) SQL Server
4 27 (5.33%) Hadoop
5 22 (4.34%) MySQL
6 18 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (3.55%) QlikView
7 17 (3.35%) SAP BW
8 16 (3.16%) Relational Database
9 15 (2.96%) Spotfire
10 14 (2.76%) OLTP
11 12 (2.37%) NoSQL
11 12 (2.37%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (1.58%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (1.58%) Star Schema
14 8 (1.58%) DB2
15 7 (1.38%) DataStage
15 7 (1.38%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.18%) PowerBuilder
1 6 (1.18%) Subversion
2 4 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.79%) MSBuild
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.59%) Selenium
4 2 (0.39%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.39%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.39%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.20%) Expression Web
5 1 (0.20%) Grunt
5 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.20%) FrontPage
5 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 122 (24.06%) Finance
2 80 (15.78%) Marketing
3 54 (10.65%) Retail
4 24 (4.73%) Manufacturing
4 24 (4.73%) Banking
5 23 (4.54%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.76%) Automotive
7 11 (2.17%) Games
8 7 (1.38%) Law
8 7 (1.38%) Electronics
9 6 (1.18%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.99%) Legal
11 3 (0.59%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.59%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.39%) French Language
12 2 (0.39%) German Language
12 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (16.96%) Developer
2 69 (13.61%) Consultant
3 58 (11.44%) Analyst
4 53 (10.45%) Project Manager
5 46 (9.07%) Architect
6 35 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 34 (6.71%) Business Analyst
8 28 (5.52%) Senior Manager
9 21 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (4.14%) Support Engineer
9 21 (4.14%) Applications Support
10 20 (3.94%) C# Developer
11 19 (3.75%) SAP Consultant
12 17 (3.35%) Product Manager
12 17 (3.35%) Programme Manager
12 17 (3.35%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (3.16%) Business Consultant
14 15 (2.96%) SAP BW Consultant
14 15 (2.96%) Senior Architect
14 15 (2.96%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (12.03%) .NET
2 32 (6.31%) Web Services
3 27 (5.33%) ASP.NET
4 20 (3.94%) HTML
5 16 (3.16%) WinForms
6 15 (2.96%) CSS
6 15 (2.96%) Swing
7 14 (2.76%) Hibernate
8 13 (2.56%) Java EE
9 11 (2.17%) HTML5
10 9 (1.78%) XML
11 7 (1.38%) jQuery
12 6 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (0.99%) ODBC
13 5 (0.99%) Spring
14 4 (0.79%) SOAP
14 4 (0.79%) .NET Framework
14 4 (0.79%) CSS3
14 4 (0.79%) AngularJS
15 3 (0.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 107 (21.10%) Life Science
2 75 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (13.81%) Computer Science
4 27 (5.33%) Visualisation
5 25 (4.93%) FMCG
6 23 (4.54%) Data Integration
6 23 (4.54%) User Experience
7 19 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (3.35%) Mathematics
9 16 (3.16%) Informatics
10 15 (2.96%) Mobile App
11 12 (2.37%) Social Media
11 12 (2.37%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.37%) Economics
12 9 (1.78%) Cryptography
13 8 (1.58%) Open Source
14 6 (1.18%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.99%) NHS
16 4 (0.79%) N-Tier
16 4 (0.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.09%) Windows
2 10 (1.97%) Linux
3 9 (1.78%) UNIX
4 8 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.39%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (18.54%) Project Management
3 77 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (12.43%) Analytics
5 53 (10.45%) Business Development
6 43 (8.48%) Software Engineering
7 41 (8.09%) ETL
8 36 (7.10%) OO
8 36 (7.10%) ERP
9 35 (6.90%) CRM
9 35 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (6.11%) Waterfall
11 29 (5.72%) SOA
12 27 (5.33%) Change Management
12 27 (5.33%) Data Management
13 26 (5.13%) Business Analysis
14 24 (4.73%) Programme Management
15 22 (4.34%) PRINCE2
15 22 (4.34%) Multithreading
16 20 (3.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 109 (21.50%) SQL
2 65 (12.82%) Java
3 59 (11.64%) C#
4 38 (7.50%) Python
5 36 (7.10%) JavaScript
6 21 (4.14%) PL/SQL
7 20 (3.94%) VB
7 20 (3.94%) VB6
8 18 (3.55%) C++
9 8 (1.58%) C
10 7 (1.38%) R
11 6 (1.18%) Apex Code
11 6 (1.18%) PHP
12 5 (0.99%) VBA
13 4 (0.79%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.79%) Perl
13 4 (0.79%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.59%) Ruby
15 2 (0.39%) XPath
15 2 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 152 (29.98%) Degree
2 34 (6.71%) PhD
3 16 (3.16%) MBA
4 8 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.58%) MCSE
4 8 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.38%) CCNA
6 6 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.79%) CISA
7 4 (0.79%) CISM
7 4 (0.79%) CISSP
7 4 (0.79%) CCNP
7 4 (0.79%) PMP
8 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.20%) ISEB
10 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.94%) QA
2 19 (3.75%) Data Quality
3 18 (3.55%) ISO 9001
4 10 (1.97%) GxP
4 10 (1.97%) GAMP
5 5 (0.99%) SLA
6 4 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.79%) COBIT
7 3 (0.59%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.39%) GMP
8 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 11 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (2.37%) Backup Exec
2 11 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (1.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.20%) SCCM
5 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.20%) RANCID
Vendors
1 104 (20.51%) Oracle
2 70 (13.81%) SAP
3 43 (8.48%) Microsoft
4 37 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (4.93%) Informatica
6 21 (4.14%) Business Objects
7 16 (3.16%) Cisco
7 16 (3.16%) Tableau
8 15 (2.96%) CA
9 13 (2.56%) VMware
9 13 (2.56%) Siebel
10 12 (2.37%) Cognos
10 12 (2.37%) IBM
10 12 (2.37%) Citrix
10 12 (2.37%) iRise
11 11 (2.17%) Symantec
12 10 (1.97%) Cognizant
13 7 (1.38%) JD Edwards
13 7 (1.38%) Hyperion
13 7 (1.38%) Adobe
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: c.£40k + pkg
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JS3 Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Medilink Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ID Business Solutions
Salary: commission)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
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City, London
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago