Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 95 119
Rank change year-on-year -22 +24 -25
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 66 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.12% 2.28% 1.29%
As % of the General category 6.35% 6.82% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 31
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +7.14%

Pharmaceutical is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1040 763 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 33.48% 33.51% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 762 607 628
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,800 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cambridge over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 36 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 34 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 33 (50.00%) Java
4 32 (48.48%) Web Development
5 31 (46.97%) Python
6 20 (30.30%) OO
7 18 (27.27%) Web Services
7 18 (27.27%) Life Science
7 18 (27.27%) RESTful
7 18 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 18 (27.27%) Analytics
8 17 (25.76%) NoSQL
8 17 (25.76%) React
8 17 (25.76%) jQuery
8 17 (25.76%) Node.js
9 16 (24.24%) Unit Testing
9 16 (24.24%) Knowledge Discovery
9 16 (24.24%) Front End Development
9 16 (24.24%) Customer-Centric Development
9 16 (24.24%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (24.24%) Test Automation
9 16 (24.24%) OOD
9 16 (24.24%) Data Management
9 16 (24.24%) Text Mining
9 16 (24.24%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 16 (24.24%) Disruptive Innovation
9 16 (24.24%) Customer-Centricity
10 15 (22.73%) CSS
10 15 (22.73%) HTML
10 15 (22.73%) REST

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (24.24%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.52%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.52%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) NoSQL
2 16 (24.24%) Text Mining
3 5 (7.58%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (1.52%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Electronics
2 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (66.67%) Developer
2 27 (40.91%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (25.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 16 (24.24%) Java Developer
5 15 (22.73%) Software Engineer
6 11 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (16.67%) Software Developer
7 10 (15.15%) C++ Developer
7 10 (15.15%) C++ Software Developer
7 10 (15.15%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (15.15%) Graduate
7 10 (15.15%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 10 (15.15%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
7 10 (15.15%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (15.15%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (15.15%) Graduate Software Developer
7 10 (15.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Python Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Systems Manager
9 4 (6.06%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) AngularJS
1 18 (27.27%) RESTful
1 18 (27.27%) Web Services
2 17 (25.76%) jQuery
2 17 (25.76%) Node.js
2 17 (25.76%) React
3 15 (22.73%) CSS
3 15 (22.73%) HTML
3 15 (22.73%) REST
4 5 (7.58%) Django
5 4 (6.06%) Celery
5 4 (6.06%) Flask
5 4 (6.06%) Grails
5 4 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.52%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Life Science
2 4 (6.06%) Biotechnology
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Linux
2 10 (15.15%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Android
3 1 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 32 (48.48%) Web Development
3 20 (30.30%) OO
4 18 (27.27%) Analytics
5 16 (24.24%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 16 (24.24%) Customer-Centric Development
5 16 (24.24%) Customer-Centricity
5 16 (24.24%) Data Management
5 16 (24.24%) Disruptive Innovation
5 16 (24.24%) Front End Development
5 16 (24.24%) Knowledge Discovery
5 16 (24.24%) OOD
5 16 (24.24%) Test Automation
5 16 (24.24%) Unit Testing
6 11 (16.67%) SDLC
7 10 (15.15%) Open Source
7 10 (15.15%) Prototyping
7 10 (15.15%) Workflow
8 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) JavaScript
2 33 (50.00%) Java
3 31 (46.97%) Python
4 10 (15.15%) C++
5 4 (6.06%) Haskell
5 4 (6.06%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) GAMP
1 1 (1.52%) GDPR
1 1 (1.52%) GMP
1 1 (1.52%) GxP
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Cognos