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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 254 274 344
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +70
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 203 153 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.90% 0.72% 0.44%
As % of the General category 2.43% 1.91% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 158 125 84
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
8359 8031 8671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.05% 37.79% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5817 5908 6976
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +42 80 £65,000 +160.00% 25
Berkshire -10 32 £45,000 -14.28% 12
Oxfordshire +19 28 £33,750 +22.72% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 26 £41,500 -17.00% 6
Hampshire +4 25 £68,000 +126.66% 3
Middlesex +4 6 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Kent - 3 - - 2
West Sussex -52 1 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 124 (33.79%) Degree
2 87 (23.71%) Microsoft
3 77 (20.98%) Project Management
4 76 (20.71%) Finance
4 76 (20.71%) Business Development
5 75 (20.44%) SQL
6 73 (19.89%) Life Science
7 72 (19.62%) SAP
8 68 (18.53%) MS Excel
9 59 (16.08%) Marketing
10 50 (13.62%) ABAP
10 50 (13.62%) C#
11 49 (13.35%) SQL Server
11 49 (13.35%) MS PowerPoint
12 48 (13.08%) SAP Implementation
12 48 (13.08%) .NET
12 48 (13.08%) SAP MM
13 45 (12.26%) Computer Science
14 43 (11.72%) HTML
15 42 (11.44%) Oracle
16 41 (11.17%) PRINCE2
16 41 (11.17%) Business Intelligence
17 37 (10.08%) Validation
17 37 (10.08%) Business Analysis
18 36 (9.81%) Chemistry
19 34 (9.26%) PhD
19 34 (9.26%) MS Office
19 34 (9.26%) CSS
19 34 (9.26%) JavaScript
20 33 (8.99%) CRM

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (4.63%) SharePoint
1 17 (4.63%) SAS
2 15 (4.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 14 (3.81%) CMS
4 9 (2.45%) IIS
4 9 (2.45%) Umbraco
5 8 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (2.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.63%) Orchard CMS
6 6 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.09%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.82%) Apache
9 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.27%) Lync
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.27%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 68 (18.53%) MS Excel
2 49 (13.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (9.26%) MS Office
4 28 (7.63%) MS Project
5 5 (1.36%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.36%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.54%) SPSS
8 1 (0.27%) InDesign
8 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (13.08%) SAP MM
2 8 (2.18%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.54%) SaaS
2 2 (0.54%) IaaS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Force.com
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.27%) Internet
2 7 (1.91%) VPN
3 4 (1.09%) SAN
3 4 (1.09%) HTTP
3 4 (1.09%) Firewall
3 4 (1.09%) iSCSI
4 3 (0.82%) Intranet
5 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.99%) MySQL
3 16 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.91%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.36%) Spotfire
8 5 (1.36%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.82%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.82%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.54%) Big Data
11 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.54%) QlikView
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.54%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 16 (4.36%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (3.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.00%) Selenium
3 9 (2.45%) JMeter
3 9 (2.45%) Subversion
4 7 (1.91%) LoadRunner
5 5 (1.36%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.54%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.27%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.27%) JUnit
7 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.27%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.27%) JBehave
7 1 (0.27%) jMock
General
1 76 (20.71%) Finance
2 59 (16.08%) Marketing
3 17 (4.63%) Banking
4 16 (4.36%) Manufacturing
5 15 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.09%) Retail
6 9 (2.45%) Automotive
7 5 (1.36%) Games
7 5 (1.36%) Local Government
7 5 (1.36%) German Language
8 4 (1.09%) Publishing
8 4 (1.09%) Legal
9 3 (0.82%) Advertising
9 3 (0.82%) Electronics
9 3 (0.82%) Military
10 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (24.52%) Consultant
2 57 (15.53%) Developer
2 57 (15.53%) SAP Consultant
3 56 (15.26%) Analyst
4 48 (13.08%) SAP MM Consultant
5 43 (11.72%) Project Manager
6 34 (9.26%) Business Analyst
7 24 (6.54%) Trainer
7 24 (6.54%) Training Consultant
7 24 (6.54%) SAP P2P Consultant
8 21 (5.72%) Business Manager
9 19 (5.18%) Junior
10 17 (4.63%) .NET Developer
11 16 (4.36%) Applications Support
12 15 (4.09%) Tester
13 14 (3.81%) Programmer
13 14 (3.81%) C# Developer
14 13 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
15 12 (3.27%) Account Manager
16 10 (2.72%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (13.08%) .NET
2 43 (11.72%) HTML
3 34 (9.26%) CSS
4 25 (6.81%) jQuery
5 24 (6.54%) ASP.NET
6 19 (5.18%) Web Services
7 18 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (3.81%) XML
9 11 (3.00%) LAMP
10 9 (2.45%) XHTML
10 9 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 7 (1.91%) HTML5
11 7 (1.91%) CSS3
11 7 (1.91%) WCF
11 7 (1.91%) LINQ
12 5 (1.36%) MDX
12 5 (1.36%) Flash
13 3 (0.82%) COM
13 3 (0.82%) Natural Language Processing
13 3 (0.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 73 (19.89%) Life Science
2 45 (12.26%) Computer Science
3 36 (9.81%) Chemistry
4 31 (8.45%) Biotechnology
5 29 (7.90%) Biology
6 16 (4.36%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.27%) E-Learning
8 11 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.72%) Open Source
10 9 (2.45%) PMI
10 9 (2.45%) Informatics
11 8 (2.18%) NHS
12 7 (1.91%) Data Integration
13 6 (1.63%) FMCG
13 6 (1.63%) Statistics
14 4 (1.09%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.09%) Mathematics
14 4 (1.09%) DTV
14 4 (1.09%) EqualLogic
14 4 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.09%) Windows
2 5 (1.36%) Linux
3 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.09%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.82%) UNIX
5 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (20.98%) Project Management
2 76 (20.71%) Business Development
3 48 (13.08%) SAP Implementation
4 41 (11.17%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (11.17%) PRINCE2
5 37 (10.08%) Validation
5 37 (10.08%) Business Analysis
6 33 (8.99%) CRM
7 29 (7.90%) Bioinformatics
8 25 (6.81%) Procure-to-pay
9 22 (5.99%) MVC
10 21 (5.72%) Change Management
11 18 (4.90%) Document Management
11 18 (4.90%) Analytics
12 16 (4.36%) Waterfall
12 16 (4.36%) Workflow
13 15 (4.09%) ERP
14 14 (3.81%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (3.81%) Project Planning
14 14 (3.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 75 (20.44%) SQL
2 50 (13.62%) ABAP
2 50 (13.62%) C#
3 34 (9.26%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.54%) PHP
5 12 (3.27%) Python
6 10 (2.72%) Java
7 9 (2.45%) PL/SQL
8 7 (1.91%) C
8 7 (1.91%) C++
9 4 (1.09%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.09%) Ruby
10 3 (0.82%) R
10 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.82%) MATLAB
10 3 (0.82%) Perl
11 2 (0.54%) VC++
12 1 (0.27%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.27%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 124 (33.79%) Degree
2 34 (9.26%) PhD
3 29 (7.90%) ISEB
4 24 (6.54%) CIPD
5 15 (4.09%) PMI Certification
6 13 (3.54%) CBAP
7 10 (2.72%) PMP
8 8 (2.18%) MCITP
8 8 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.91%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.82%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.90%) GCP
2 14 (3.81%) GxP
3 11 (3.00%) SLA
3 11 (3.00%) GAMP
4 10 (2.72%) QA
5 8 (2.18%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.09%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.54%) CDISC
8 2 (0.54%) GLP
9 1 (0.27%) GMP
9 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.27%) GAAP
9 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.09%) WSUS
2 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (23.71%) Microsoft
2 72 (19.62%) SAP
3 42 (11.44%) Oracle
4 17 (4.63%) Business Objects
5 11 (3.00%) Hyperion
6 7 (1.91%) EPiServer
7 6 (1.63%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.63%) Adobe
8 5 (1.36%) Cognos
9 4 (1.09%) Dell
9 4 (1.09%) Avaya
9 4 (1.09%) Confirmit
10 3 (0.82%) Zend
11 2 (0.54%) Tableau
12 1 (0.27%) Facebook
12 1 (0.27%) Twitter
12 1 (0.27%) Nintex
12 1 (0.27%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.27%) Remedy
South East
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (£30-35,000 OTE Uncapped) + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Sussex
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: £15 - £20ph
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: ££ NEG
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: ££ NEG depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 11 days ago