The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 56 55 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 16 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.75% 0.63% 0.28%
As % of the General category 6.08% 1.03% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
263 194 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.19% 61.01% 47.44%
Number of salaries quoted 157 130 83
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £59,900
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Pharmaceutical
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Watford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Watford

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) Citrix
2 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (50.00%) MS Office
2 15 (50.00%) LAN
2 15 (50.00%) Legal
2 15 (50.00%) Network Management
3 13 (43.33%) Degree
4 10 (33.33%) .NET
4 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (26.67%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) Windows
5 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (26.67%) WPF
6 7 (23.33%) HL7
6 7 (23.33%) Reactive Extensions
6 7 (23.33%) XML
7 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Biotechnology
7 2 (6.67%) QA
7 2 (6.67%) Marketing
7 2 (6.67%) Logistics
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) Classic ASP
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (3.33%) OOD
8 1 (3.33%) OO
8 1 (3.33%) Software Testing

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 15 (50.00%) MS Office
1 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (3.33%) FogBugz
General
1 15 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Technical Support
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support
6 1 (3.33%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
2 8 (26.67%) WPF
3 7 (23.33%) Reactive Extensions
3 7 (23.33%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.67%) Biotechnology
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (6.67%) CRM
2 2 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (3.33%) OOD
3 1 (3.33%) Scrum
3 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) HL7
2 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) Citrix
Watford, United Kingdom
EMIS
Salary: Up to £20,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago