The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 3 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 35.00% 19.05% 14.29%
As % of the General category 100.00% 30.77% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Pharmaceutical
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 35.00% 61.90% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 9
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Royston

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Royston 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Delphi
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) CCNP
6 1 (14.29%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Royston 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Integration Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Delphi
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco