The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 16 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 286 239 237
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -2
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 166 214 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.94% 0.93%
As % of the General category 1.82% 2.39% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 141 184 190
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +8.87%
General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9101 8943 9391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.41% 39.15% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6656 6582 7826
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -52 46 £47,500 -9.52% 10
Surrey -13 44 £57,500 +9.52% 13
Buckinghamshire +4 17 £41,500 -12.63% 5
Oxfordshire -2 16 £40,750 -6.32% 5
East Sussex - 9 £55,000 -
Hampshire 0 8 £45,250 -9.50% 2
Kent -22 7 £37,500 -63.41% 4
Middlesex +7 5 £77,500 +61.45%
Thames Valley -4 1 £37,500 -
West Sussex -16 1 £32,500 -17.72% 1
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 78 (27.76%) Degree
2 55 (19.57%) C#
3 51 (18.15%) JavaScript
4 49 (17.44%) Project Management
5 47 (16.73%) SQL
6 46 (16.37%) .NET
6 46 (16.37%) PRINCE2
7 44 (15.66%) SAP
8 43 (15.30%) HTML
9 42 (14.95%) Oracle
10 41 (14.59%) Microsoft
10 41 (14.59%) Marketing
11 40 (14.23%) SQL Server
11 40 (14.23%) Finance
12 39 (13.88%) Business Development
12 39 (13.88%) Business Analysis
13 38 (13.52%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (13.17%) Life Science
15 36 (12.81%) Computer Science
16 32 (11.39%) CSS
16 32 (11.39%) MS Excel
17 31 (11.03%) jQuery
18 29 (10.32%) Validation
19 27 (9.61%) Games
20 26 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (9.25%) CRM
21 25 (8.90%) ASP.NET
22 22 (7.83%) Java
22 22 (7.83%) ITIL
23 21 (7.47%) XML

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 19 (6.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 16 (5.69%) SAS
3 10 (3.56%) CMS
4 7 (2.49%) GlassFish
5 6 (2.14%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.14%) Documentum
6 5 (1.78%) IIS
7 4 (1.42%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.71%) Lync
9 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.98%) MS Office
3 13 (4.63%) MS Project
4 7 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.78%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.78%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (5.69%) SAP MM
2 9 (3.20%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (3.20%) SAP CO
2 9 (3.20%) SAP FI
3 8 (2.85%) SAP BPC
4 4 (1.42%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.42%) WebTrends
5 3 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.34%) SaaS
2 2 (0.71%) IaaS
2 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.76%) Internet
2 17 (6.05%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.34%) HTTP
4 6 (2.14%) DNS
5 3 (1.07%) Intranet
5 3 (1.07%) VoIP
6 2 (0.71%) DHCP
6 2 (0.71%) Broadband
6 2 (0.71%) VPN
6 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.36%) Modbus
7 1 (0.36%) Profibus
7 1 (0.36%) MVNO
7 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.56%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.20%) SAP BW
4 9 (3.20%) SAP BI
4 9 (3.20%) SAP HANA
5 8 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.42%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.07%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.71%) OLTP
10 2 (0.71%) DB2
10 2 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (6.05%) Subversion
2 3 (1.07%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.36%) JMeter
General
1 41 (14.59%) Marketing
2 40 (14.23%) Finance
3 27 (9.61%) Games
4 21 (7.47%) Retail
5 20 (7.12%) Banking
6 14 (4.98%) Manufacturing
7 11 (3.91%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.85%) Aerospace
9 6 (2.14%) Advertising
10 2 (0.71%) Legal
10 2 (0.71%) Electronics
10 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.36%) French Language
11 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (21.35%) Developer
2 48 (17.08%) Project Manager
3 34 (12.10%) Analyst
4 29 (10.32%) Consultant
5 25 (8.90%) Business Analyst
5 25 (8.90%) SAP Consultant
6 24 (8.54%) Programmer
7 21 (7.47%) Junior
8 20 (7.12%) Junior Developer
9 18 (6.41%) .NET Developer
10 17 (6.05%) Senior Developer
11 16 (5.69%) SAP MM Consultant
12 15 (5.34%) Team Leader
12 15 (5.34%) Business Manager
13 14 (4.98%) Senior Programmer
14 12 (4.27%) SAS Programmer
15 11 (3.91%) Java Developer
16 10 (3.56%) Senior Manager
16 10 (3.56%) Architect
17 9 (3.20%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (16.37%) .NET
2 43 (15.30%) HTML
3 32 (11.39%) CSS
4 31 (11.03%) jQuery
5 25 (8.90%) ASP.NET
6 21 (7.47%) XML
7 20 (7.12%) HTML5
8 17 (6.05%) CSS3
9 15 (5.34%) WebKit
9 15 (5.34%) Flash
10 12 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (3.56%) WCF
12 9 (3.20%) Web Services
13 7 (2.49%) JDBC
13 7 (2.49%) Struts
13 7 (2.49%) Java EE
14 5 (1.78%) Apache Axis
14 5 (1.78%) WinForms
15 4 (1.42%) XHTML
15 4 (1.42%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.17%) Life Science
2 36 (12.81%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.76%) Management Information System
4 16 (5.69%) iPhone
4 16 (5.69%) iPad
5 13 (4.63%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.20%) PMI
7 8 (2.85%) Statistics
8 6 (2.14%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.14%) Social Media
9 5 (1.78%) FMCG
9 5 (1.78%) Blog
10 4 (1.42%) Wiki
10 4 (1.42%) Health Informatics
10 4 (1.42%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.42%) NHS
10 4 (1.42%) Informatics
10 4 (1.42%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.07%) DTV
11 3 (1.07%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.05%) Windows
2 7 (2.49%) Windows Mobile
2 7 (2.49%) Windows Phone
3 6 (2.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.42%) Windows CE
5 3 (1.07%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.36%) UNIX
6 1 (0.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (17.44%) Project Management
2 46 (16.37%) PRINCE2
3 39 (13.88%) Business Analysis
3 39 (13.88%) Business Development
4 38 (13.52%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (10.32%) Validation
6 26 (9.25%) CRM
6 26 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (7.83%) ITIL
8 19 (6.76%) OO
8 19 (6.76%) Workflow
9 18 (6.41%) TDD
9 18 (6.41%) Analytics
10 17 (6.05%) Software Engineering
10 17 (6.05%) Six Sigma
11 16 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (5.69%) SAP Implementation
12 14 (4.98%) MVC
12 14 (4.98%) PRINCE
13 13 (4.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (19.57%) C#
2 51 (18.15%) JavaScript
3 47 (16.73%) SQL
4 22 (7.83%) Java
5 21 (7.47%) C++
6 16 (5.69%) ABAP
7 11 (3.91%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.85%) C
9 6 (2.14%) PHP
9 6 (2.14%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.42%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.07%) Python
11 3 (1.07%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.71%) VB
13 1 (0.36%) VBScript
13 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.36%) Perl
13 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (27.76%) Degree
2 9 (3.20%) ISEB
2 9 (3.20%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.85%) SAP Certification
3 8 (2.85%) CBAP
4 2 (0.71%) MBA
4 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.71%) CCNP
4 2 (0.71%) CCNA
5 1 (0.36%) CISSP
5 1 (0.36%) CISA
5 1 (0.36%) CISM
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.63%) SLA
2 8 (2.85%) GCP
3 6 (2.14%) GxP
4 3 (1.07%) QA
5 2 (0.71%) CDISC
5 2 (0.71%) GMP
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.36%) GAMP
6 1 (0.36%) TickIT
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (2.85%) SAP ITS
2 7 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (15.66%) SAP
2 42 (14.95%) Oracle
3 41 (14.59%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.69%) Business Objects
5 9 (3.20%) IBM
6 8 (2.85%) Adobe
7 6 (2.14%) Siemens
8 4 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.42%) Google
9 3 (1.07%) Cisco
10 2 (0.71%) Citrix
11 1 (0.36%) HP
11 1 (0.36%) Wonderware
11 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.36%) VMware
Surrey
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Apex International
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Apex International
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits available
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Isle of Wight
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: 22 - 24 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Data Intelligence
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Data Intelligence
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Applitracker
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxfordshire
Applitracker
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago