The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 72 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.16% 1.07% -
As % of the General category 0.34% 2.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £22,000 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Pharmaceutical
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
290 164 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.33% 43.85% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 218 110 166
Average salary £48,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Watford

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Network Management
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Legal
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) FogBugz
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (11.11%) Windows

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
1 1 (11.11%) FogBugz
General
1 5 (55.56%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
Watford, Hertfordshire
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