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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 249 275 330
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +55
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 201 157 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.91% 0.74% 0.52%
As % of the General category 2.48% 1.94% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 141 121 99
Average salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
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
8117 8100 8811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.89% 38.35% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5574 6069 7022
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +51 88 £76,250 +205.00% 11
Hampshire +15 30 £66,500 +121.66% 7
Berkshire -5 27 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Oxfordshire +27 26 £33,750 - 4
Buckinghamshire +19 20 £41,500 -17.00% 4
Middlesex +3 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Kent 0 2 £42,500 -29.16% 2
West Sussex -55 2 £30,500 -39.00% 2
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 127 (31.99%) Degree
2 98 (24.69%) Microsoft
3 89 (22.42%) Life Science
4 84 (21.16%) SAP
5 81 (20.40%) Finance
6 79 (19.90%) SQL
7 77 (19.40%) Business Development
8 75 (18.89%) MS Excel
9 74 (18.64%) Project Management
10 70 (17.63%) Marketing
11 58 (14.61%) MS PowerPoint
12 55 (13.85%) Coaching
13 54 (13.60%) ABAP
14 53 (13.35%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (13.10%) SAP MM
15 52 (13.10%) SAP Implementation
16 50 (12.59%) .NET
16 50 (12.59%) C#
17 49 (12.34%) Agile Software Development
18 48 (12.09%) Chemistry
19 46 (11.59%) HTML
19 46 (11.59%) Oracle
19 46 (11.59%) PhD
20 45 (11.34%) Computer Science
21 43 (10.83%) Biotechnology
21 43 (10.83%) PRINCE2
21 43 (10.83%) SQL Server
21 43 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
22 41 (10.33%) Biology
22 41 (10.33%) Bioinformatics

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 14 (3.53%) SAS
4 13 (3.27%) CMS
5 9 (2.27%) IIS
6 8 (2.02%) Umbraco
6 8 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.51%) Orchard CMS
7 6 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.26%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.76%) Lync
10 3 (0.76%) Apache
11 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.50%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 75 (18.89%) MS Excel
2 58 (14.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 32 (8.06%) MS Office
4 29 (7.30%) MS Project
5 8 (2.02%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.26%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.50%) SPSS
9 1 (0.25%) InDesign
9 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 52 (13.10%) SAP MM
2 13 (3.27%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.01%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.76%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.25%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.25%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.05%) SaaS
2 1 (0.25%) PaaS
2 1 (0.25%) IaaS
2 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.79%) Internet
2 7 (1.76%) Firewall
2 7 (1.76%) VPN
2 7 (1.76%) HTTP
3 5 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.01%) SAN
4 4 (1.01%) iSCSI
5 3 (0.76%) Wireless
5 3 (0.76%) LAN
5 3 (0.76%) VoIP
6 2 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.05%) MySQL
3 16 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.26%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.01%) Spotfire
11 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.76%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.50%) Big Data
12 2 (0.50%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.50%) QlikView
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.50%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 21 (5.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (4.28%) Selenium
3 14 (3.53%) JMeter
4 11 (2.77%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.77%) Subversion
5 8 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.51%) LoadRunner
7 5 (1.26%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.50%) 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 81 (20.40%) Finance
2 70 (17.63%) Marketing
3 22 (5.54%) Banking
4 17 (4.28%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.27%) Retail
6 9 (2.27%) Automotive
7 7 (1.76%) Legal
7 7 (1.76%) Games
8 6 (1.51%) German Language
9 5 (1.26%) Local Government
10 4 (1.01%) Publishing
10 4 (1.01%) Military
11 3 (0.76%) Advertising
12 2 (0.50%) Electronics
12 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.25%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (26.45%) Consultant
2 66 (16.62%) SAP Consultant
3 60 (15.11%) Analyst
4 58 (14.61%) Developer
5 52 (13.10%) SAP MM Consultant
6 42 (10.58%) Project Manager
7 37 (9.32%) Business Analyst
8 30 (7.56%) Trainer
8 30 (7.56%) Training Consultant
9 26 (6.55%) SAP P2P Consultant
10 22 (5.54%) Business Manager
11 20 (5.04%) Tester
12 19 (4.79%) Junior
13 17 (4.28%) .NET Developer
14 15 (3.78%) Applications Support
15 13 (3.27%) Software Tester
15 13 (3.27%) C# Developer
15 13 (3.27%) Business Objects Consultant
16 12 (3.02%) C# .NET Developer
17 11 (2.77%) Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (12.59%) .NET
2 46 (11.59%) HTML
3 36 (9.07%) CSS
4 25 (6.30%) Web Services
5 24 (6.05%) jQuery
6 22 (5.54%) ASP.NET
7 16 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (3.78%) XML
9 11 (2.77%) LAMP
10 9 (2.27%) XHTML
10 9 (2.27%) HTML5
10 9 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 9 (2.27%) CSS3
11 8 (2.02%) J2EE
12 7 (1.76%) WCF
12 7 (1.76%) LINQ
13 6 (1.51%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.26%) MDX
14 5 (1.26%) WebKit
15 4 (1.01%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 89 (22.42%) Life Science
2 53 (13.35%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (12.09%) Chemistry
4 45 (11.34%) Computer Science
5 43 (10.83%) Biotechnology
6 41 (10.33%) Biology
7 15 (3.78%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.78%) E-Learning
8 14 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.27%) Open Source
9 9 (2.27%) PMI
10 8 (2.02%) NHS
10 8 (2.02%) Informatics
11 7 (1.76%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.76%) FMCG
11 7 (1.76%) iPad
12 5 (1.26%) Social Media
12 5 (1.26%) iPhone
12 5 (1.26%) Statistics
13 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.29%) Windows
2 11 (2.77%) Linux
3 8 (2.02%) Mac OS X
3 8 (2.02%) Solaris
4 4 (1.01%) UNIX
4 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.01%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (19.40%) Business Development
2 74 (18.64%) Project Management
3 55 (13.85%) Coaching
4 52 (13.10%) SAP Implementation
5 49 (12.34%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (10.83%) PRINCE2
6 43 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (10.33%) Bioinformatics
8 39 (9.82%) Validation
9 37 (9.32%) Business Analysis
10 34 (8.56%) CRM
11 27 (6.80%) Procure-to-pay
12 21 (5.29%) Analytics
12 21 (5.29%) Change Management
13 20 (5.04%) ITIL
13 20 (5.04%) MVC
14 17 (4.28%) Workflow
14 17 (4.28%) Waterfall
15 16 (4.03%) Document Management
16 14 (3.53%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 79 (19.90%) SQL
2 54 (13.60%) ABAP
3 50 (12.59%) C#
4 36 (9.07%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.53%) PL/SQL
6 13 (3.27%) PHP
7 10 (2.52%) Java
7 10 (2.52%) Python
8 7 (1.76%) C
8 7 (1.76%) C++
9 4 (1.01%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.01%) Ruby
10 3 (0.76%) R
10 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.76%) MATLAB
10 3 (0.76%) Perl
11 2 (0.50%) VC++
12 1 (0.25%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 127 (31.99%) Degree
2 46 (11.59%) PhD
3 35 (8.82%) ISEB
4 30 (7.56%) CIPD
5 16 (4.03%) PMI Certification
6 14 (3.53%) CBAP
7 11 (2.77%) PMP
8 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.02%) MCITP
10 7 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (1.51%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.76%) CCNP
13 2 (0.50%) CCA
13 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.50%) CIMA
14 1 (0.25%) MCP
14 1 (0.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.28%) GCP
2 14 (3.53%) GxP
3 13 (3.27%) QA
4 11 (2.77%) SLA
4 11 (2.77%) GAMP
5 8 (2.02%) GLP
5 8 (2.02%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.01%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.01%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.50%) COBIT
9 1 (0.25%) CDISC
9 1 (0.25%) GAAP
9 1 (0.25%) GMP
System Software
1 8 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.01%) WSUS
3 3 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 98 (24.69%) Microsoft
2 84 (21.16%) SAP
3 46 (11.59%) Oracle
4 21 (5.29%) Business Objects
5 16 (4.03%) Hyperion
6 7 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.76%) EPiServer
7 6 (1.51%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.51%) Adobe
8 5 (1.26%) Cognos
9 4 (1.01%) Confirmit
9 4 (1.01%) Dell
9 4 (1.01%) Avaya
10 3 (0.76%) Zend
10 3 (0.76%) Aruba
10 3 (0.76%) Cisco
11 2 (0.50%) Tableau
12 1 (0.25%) Facebook
12 1 (0.25%) Twitter
12 1 (0.25%) Nintex
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CIVIWEB
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CIVIWEB
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Larson Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Search Consultancy
Salary: package
Posted: 3 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Pharma Division
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (£30-35,000 OTE Uncapped) + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago