The 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 253 279 309
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +30
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 198 165 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.91% 0.79% 0.61%
As % of the General category 2.46% 2.04% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 139 122 109
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8061 8094 8851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.88% 38.65% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5554 6078 7045
Average salary £45,079 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
Surrey +32 88 £76,250 +205.00% 1
Hampshire +11 31 £67,250 +124.16% 3
Berkshire -14 27 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Oxfordshire +24 22 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 20 £42,000 -16.00% 6
Middlesex 0 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Kent -9 2 £42,500 -29.16%
West Sussex -54 2 £30,500 -39.00% 1
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 122 (31.04%) Degree
2 98 (24.94%) Microsoft
3 90 (22.90%) Life Science
4 85 (21.63%) SAP
5 78 (19.85%) SQL
6 77 (19.59%) Finance
6 77 (19.59%) Business Development
7 75 (19.08%) MS Excel
8 72 (18.32%) Marketing
9 68 (17.30%) Project Management
10 56 (14.25%) MS PowerPoint
11 55 (13.99%) Coaching
12 54 (13.74%) ABAP
13 52 (13.23%) SAP MM
13 52 (13.23%) SAP Implementation
14 51 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
15 50 (12.72%) .NET
15 50 (12.72%) C#
16 49 (12.47%) Chemistry
17 48 (12.21%) PhD
18 46 (11.70%) Oracle
19 45 (11.45%) HTML
19 45 (11.45%) Biotechnology
19 45 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
20 44 (11.20%) Computer Science
21 42 (10.69%) Biology
21 42 (10.69%) Bioinformatics
21 42 (10.69%) SQL Server
22 40 (10.18%) PRINCE2
23 39 (9.92%) Business Intelligence

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 16 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 13 (3.31%) CMS
4 11 (2.80%) SAS
5 9 (2.29%) IIS
6 8 (2.04%) Umbraco
6 8 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.53%) Orchard CMS
7 6 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.27%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.76%) Lync
10 3 (0.76%) Apache
11 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.51%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 75 (19.08%) MS Excel
2 56 (14.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (7.63%) MS Office
4 28 (7.12%) MS Project
5 8 (2.04%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.27%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.51%) SPSS
9 1 (0.25%) InDesign
9 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 52 (13.23%) SAP MM
2 14 (3.56%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.02%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.76%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.51%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.51%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.51%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.85%) SaaS
2 2 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.25%) Force.com
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.09%) Internet
2 7 (1.78%) Firewall
2 7 (1.78%) VPN
2 7 (1.78%) HTTP
3 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.02%) SAN
4 4 (1.02%) iSCSI
5 3 (0.76%) Wireless
5 3 (0.76%) LAN
5 3 (0.76%) VoIP
6 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.89%) MySQL
3 16 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.02%) Spotfire
10 4 (1.02%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.76%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.76%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.51%) Big Data
12 2 (0.51%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.51%) QlikView
12 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (5.85%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (4.83%) Selenium
3 16 (4.07%) JMeter
4 11 (2.80%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.80%) Subversion
5 10 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.53%) LoadRunner
7 5 (1.27%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.25%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.25%) JBehave
9 1 (0.25%) JUnit
9 1 (0.25%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.25%) jMock
General
1 77 (19.59%) Finance
2 72 (18.32%) Marketing
3 23 (5.85%) Banking
4 16 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.31%) Retail
6 10 (2.54%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.29%) Automotive
8 7 (1.78%) Games
9 6 (1.53%) German Language
9 6 (1.53%) Legal
10 5 (1.27%) Local Government
11 4 (1.02%) Advertising
11 4 (1.02%) Publishing
11 4 (1.02%) Military
12 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.51%) Electronics
12 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.25%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 105 (26.72%) Consultant
2 67 (17.05%) SAP Consultant
3 60 (15.27%) Analyst
4 57 (14.50%) Developer
5 52 (13.23%) SAP MM Consultant
6 39 (9.92%) Project Manager
7 36 (9.16%) Business Analyst
8 30 (7.63%) Trainer
8 30 (7.63%) Training Consultant
9 26 (6.62%) SAP P2P Consultant
10 22 (5.60%) Tester
11 21 (5.34%) Business Manager
12 18 (4.58%) Junior
13 17 (4.33%) .NET Developer
14 15 (3.82%) Software Tester
14 15 (3.82%) Applications Support
15 14 (3.56%) Business Objects Consultant
16 13 (3.31%) C# Developer
17 12 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
18 11 (2.80%) Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (12.72%) .NET
2 45 (11.45%) HTML
3 36 (9.16%) CSS
4 27 (6.87%) Web Services
5 24 (6.11%) jQuery
6 22 (5.60%) ASP.NET
7 16 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (3.82%) XML
9 11 (2.80%) LAMP
10 10 (2.54%) J2EE
11 9 (2.29%) XHTML
11 9 (2.29%) HTML5
11 9 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 9 (2.29%) CSS3
12 7 (1.78%) LINQ
12 7 (1.78%) WCF
13 6 (1.53%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.27%) WebKit
14 5 (1.27%) MDX
15 3 (0.76%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 90 (22.90%) Life Science
2 49 (12.47%) Chemistry
3 45 (11.45%) Biotechnology
3 45 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (11.20%) Computer Science
5 42 (10.69%) Biology
6 15 (3.82%) E-Learning
7 14 (3.56%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.29%) Open Source
9 7 (1.78%) Social Media
9 7 (1.78%) FMCG
9 7 (1.78%) PMI
9 7 (1.78%) NHS
9 7 (1.78%) Informatics
10 6 (1.53%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.53%) iPad
11 5 (1.27%) iPhone
12 4 (1.02%) EqualLogic
12 4 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.85%) Windows
2 13 (3.31%) Linux
3 10 (2.54%) Mac OS X
3 10 (2.54%) Solaris
4 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.02%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (19.59%) Business Development
2 68 (17.30%) Project Management
3 55 (13.99%) Coaching
4 52 (13.23%) SAP Implementation
5 51 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (10.69%) Bioinformatics
7 40 (10.18%) PRINCE2
8 39 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (9.67%) Validation
10 33 (8.40%) Business Analysis
11 32 (8.14%) CRM
12 27 (6.87%) Procure-to-pay
13 24 (6.11%) Analytics
14 21 (5.34%) ITIL
15 20 (5.09%) MVC
16 19 (4.83%) Change Management
17 17 (4.33%) Workflow
17 17 (4.33%) Waterfall
18 15 (3.82%) B2B
18 15 (3.82%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (19.85%) SQL
2 54 (13.74%) ABAP
3 50 (12.72%) C#
4 36 (9.16%) JavaScript
5 16 (4.07%) PL/SQL
6 13 (3.31%) PHP
7 10 (2.54%) Java
8 9 (2.29%) Python
9 7 (1.78%) C
10 6 (1.53%) C++
11 4 (1.02%) Ruby
12 3 (0.76%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.51%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.51%) Perl
13 2 (0.51%) R
13 2 (0.51%) VC++
14 1 (0.25%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 1 (0.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 122 (31.04%) Degree
2 48 (12.21%) PhD
3 37 (9.41%) ISEB
4 30 (7.63%) CIPD
5 14 (3.56%) PMI Certification
5 14 (3.56%) CBAP
6 11 (2.80%) PMP
7 9 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.04%) MCITP
9 7 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.53%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.76%) CCNP
12 2 (0.51%) CCA
12 2 (0.51%) CIMA
13 1 (0.25%) MCP
13 1 (0.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.82%) GCP
2 14 (3.56%) GxP
3 13 (3.31%) QA
4 11 (2.80%) SLA
4 11 (2.80%) GAMP
5 10 (2.54%) GLP
6 8 (2.04%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.02%) Data Quality
7 4 (1.02%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.76%) COBIT
9 1 (0.25%) CDISC
9 1 (0.25%) GAAP
9 1 (0.25%) GMP
System Software
1 8 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.02%) WSUS
3 3 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 98 (24.94%) Microsoft
2 85 (21.63%) SAP
3 46 (11.70%) Oracle
4 22 (5.60%) Business Objects
5 17 (4.33%) Hyperion
6 7 (1.78%) EPiServer
7 6 (1.53%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.53%) Adobe
8 5 (1.27%) Cognos
8 5 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.02%) Dell
9 4 (1.02%) Avaya
9 4 (1.02%) Confirmit
10 3 (0.76%) Aruba
10 3 (0.76%) Zend
10 3 (0.76%) Cisco
11 2 (0.51%) Tableau
11 2 (0.51%) Facebook
11 2 (0.51%) Twitter
12 1 (0.25%) Nintex
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £72000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (£30-£35K OTE Uncapped) + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey (commutable from London)
Rushworths Associates
Salary: Competitive base + bonus, car / car allowance & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare!
Posted: 8 days ago
Burgess Hill
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago