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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 266 280 291
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 181 156 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.83% 0.72% 0.69%
As % of the General category 2.28% 1.88% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 121 118 129
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £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
7941 8282 8952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.35% 38.47% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5492 6214 7141
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £70,000
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 21 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 21 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 +38 88 £85,000 +240.00% 5
Berkshire -14 24 £42,500 - 14
Oxfordshire +28 21 £32,500 -3.70% 4
Hampshire +5 21 £65,000 +147.61% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 15 £41,500 -17.00% 4
Middlesex -3 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Kent +6 2 £42,500 -29.16% 7
Thames Valley -4 2 £70,000 +7.69%
West Sussex -41 2 £30,500 -39.00%
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 114 (29.01%) Degree
2 98 (24.94%) Microsoft
3 87 (22.14%) SAP
4 84 (21.37%) Life Science
5 79 (20.10%) Finance
6 75 (19.08%) SQL
6 75 (19.08%) Marketing
6 75 (19.08%) Business Development
7 70 (17.81%) MS Excel
8 64 (16.28%) Project Management
9 55 (13.99%) Coaching
10 54 (13.74%) ABAP
11 52 (13.23%) SAP MM
11 52 (13.23%) SAP Implementation
12 51 (12.98%) MS PowerPoint
13 50 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (12.72%) C#
14 48 (12.21%) .NET
14 48 (12.21%) Chemistry
15 47 (11.96%) Biotechnology
15 47 (11.96%) PhD
16 44 (11.20%) SQL Server
16 44 (11.20%) Computer Science
17 43 (10.94%) HTML
18 42 (10.69%) Oracle
18 42 (10.69%) Biology
18 42 (10.69%) Bioinformatics
18 42 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
19 40 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
20 38 (9.67%) PRINCE2

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 17 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.31%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (2.80%) CMS
4 9 (2.29%) SAS
4 9 (2.29%) IIS
5 8 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (2.04%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.78%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.53%) Orchard CMS
8 3 (0.76%) Lync
8 3 (0.76%) Apache
9 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.51%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 70 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 51 (12.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (6.87%) MS Office
4 25 (6.36%) 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%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.25%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 52 (13.23%) SAP MM
2 17 (4.33%) SAP BPC
3 5 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (1.02%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.76%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.51%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.51%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.51%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.25%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.25%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.36%) SaaS
2 2 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.85%) Internet
2 9 (2.29%) VPN
2 9 (2.29%) Firewall
3 8 (2.04%) HTTP
4 6 (1.53%) SAN
4 6 (1.53%) iSCSI
5 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.76%) LAN
6 3 (0.76%) VoIP
6 3 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.63%) MySQL
3 18 (4.58%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
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 11g
8 6 (1.53%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.27%) Spotfire
10 4 (1.02%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.02%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.76%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.76%) QlikView
11 3 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.51%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.51%) SAP BI
12 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (5.60%) QuickTest Pro
2 18 (4.58%) Selenium
3 16 (4.07%) JMeter
4 12 (3.05%) Visual Studio
5 11 (2.80%) Subversion
6 10 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.53%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.27%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.25%) JBehave
10 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.25%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.25%) jMock
10 1 (0.25%) JUnit
10 1 (0.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 79 (20.10%) Finance
2 75 (19.08%) Marketing
3 26 (6.62%) Banking
4 17 (4.33%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.56%) Retail
6 10 (2.54%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.29%) Automotive
8 8 (2.04%) Games
9 6 (1.53%) Legal
9 6 (1.53%) German Language
10 5 (1.27%) Local Government
11 4 (1.02%) Military
11 4 (1.02%) Publishing
12 3 (0.76%) Advertising
13 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.51%) Electronics
14 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.25%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 107 (27.23%) Consultant
2 70 (17.81%) SAP Consultant
3 60 (15.27%) Analyst
4 56 (14.25%) Developer
5 52 (13.23%) SAP MM Consultant
6 37 (9.41%) Project Manager
7 35 (8.91%) Business Analyst
8 30 (7.63%) Trainer
8 30 (7.63%) Training Consultant
9 26 (6.62%) SAP P2P Consultant
10 21 (5.34%) Tester
11 18 (4.58%) Junior
11 18 (4.58%) Business Manager
12 17 (4.33%) Business Objects Consultant
12 17 (4.33%) .NET Developer
13 15 (3.82%) Software Tester
14 14 (3.56%) Applications Support
15 13 (3.31%) C# Developer
16 12 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
17 11 (2.80%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.21%) .NET
2 43 (10.94%) HTML
3 35 (8.91%) CSS
4 26 (6.62%) Web Services
5 24 (6.11%) jQuery
6 22 (5.60%) ASP.NET
7 16 (4.07%) XML
7 16 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (2.80%) LAMP
9 10 (2.54%) J2EE
9 10 (2.54%) HTML5
9 10 (2.54%) CSS3
10 9 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 9 (2.29%) XHTML
11 7 (1.78%) LINQ
11 7 (1.78%) WCF
12 6 (1.53%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.27%) WebKit
13 5 (1.27%) MDX
14 3 (0.76%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 84 (21.37%) Life Science
2 48 (12.21%) Chemistry
3 47 (11.96%) Biotechnology
4 44 (11.20%) Computer Science
5 42 (10.69%) Biology
5 42 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.31%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.31%) E-Learning
8 9 (2.29%) Social Media
8 9 (2.29%) Open Source
9 8 (2.04%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.78%) FMCG
10 7 (1.78%) Informatics
10 7 (1.78%) PMI
10 7 (1.78%) NHS
11 6 (1.53%) iPad
11 6 (1.53%) EqualLogic
12 5 (1.27%) iPhone
13 4 (1.02%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.62%) Windows
2 13 (3.31%) Linux
3 10 (2.54%) Mac OS X
3 10 (2.54%) Solaris
4 6 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (19.08%) Business Development
2 64 (16.28%) Project Management
3 55 (13.99%) Coaching
4 52 (13.23%) SAP Implementation
5 50 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (10.69%) Bioinformatics
7 40 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (9.67%) PRINCE2
9 32 (8.14%) Validation
10 31 (7.89%) CRM
11 28 (7.12%) Business Analysis
12 27 (6.87%) Procure-to-pay
13 23 (5.85%) Analytics
14 20 (5.09%) ITIL
14 20 (5.09%) MVC
15 18 (4.58%) Change Management
16 16 (4.07%) B2B
16 16 (4.07%) Waterfall
17 15 (3.82%) Digital Marketing
17 15 (3.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 75 (19.08%) SQL
2 54 (13.74%) ABAP
3 50 (12.72%) C#
4 34 (8.65%) JavaScript
5 16 (4.07%) PL/SQL
6 13 (3.31%) PHP
7 10 (2.54%) Java
8 9 (2.29%) Python
9 8 (2.04%) C
10 7 (1.78%) C++
11 4 (1.02%) Ruby
12 3 (0.76%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.51%) Perl
13 2 (0.51%) VC++
13 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.51%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.51%) R
14 1 (0.25%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.25%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 114 (29.01%) Degree
2 47 (11.96%) PhD
3 35 (8.91%) ISEB
4 30 (7.63%) CIPD
5 14 (3.56%) PMI Certification
6 13 (3.31%) CBAP
7 11 (2.80%) PMP
8 9 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.04%) MCITP
10 6 (1.53%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.76%) CCNP
11 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.51%) CIMA
12 2 (0.51%) CCA
13 1 (0.25%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.31%) QA
1 13 (3.31%) GxP
2 12 (3.05%) GAMP
3 10 (2.54%) GLP
3 10 (2.54%) SLA
3 10 (2.54%) GCP
4 8 (2.04%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.02%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.76%) COBIT
8 2 (0.51%) GAAP
9 1 (0.25%) CDISC
9 1 (0.25%) GMP
System Software
1 10 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.53%) WSUS
3 3 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 98 (24.94%) Microsoft
2 87 (22.14%) SAP
3 42 (10.69%) Oracle
4 28 (7.12%) Business Objects
5 22 (5.60%) Hyperion
6 7 (1.78%) EPiServer
6 7 (1.78%) Cognos
7 6 (1.53%) Avaya
7 6 (1.53%) Dell
7 6 (1.53%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.02%) Adobe
8 4 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.02%) Confirmit
9 3 (0.76%) Aruba
9 3 (0.76%) Zend
9 3 (0.76%) Cisco
10 2 (0.51%) Facebook
10 2 (0.51%) Twitter
10 2 (0.51%) Tableau
11 1 (0.25%) Google
South East
Search Consultancy
Salary: package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Pharma Division
Posted: 11 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: 20 - 22 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: 20 - 22 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Abbott Diabetes Care
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Sussex
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Sensible Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago