Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 251 252
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1 +28
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 99 114 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.79% 0.90% 1.02%
As % of the General category 2.23% 2.53% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62 83 130
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,600 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £79,500 £80,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +5.26%

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 the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,432 4,511 5,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.37% 35.68% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3,422 3,585 4,282
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £74,950
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in the East of England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in the East of England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the East of England

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -17 63 £45,000 -2.17% 26
Hertfordshire -20 35 £33,000 -41.07% 16
Essex +17 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 36 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 35 (35.35%) Python
3 27 (27.27%) Windows
4 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 22 (22.22%) Degree
6 21 (21.21%) JavaScript
7 19 (19.19%) Linux
8 17 (17.17%) Java
9 15 (15.15%) C++
9 15 (15.15%) React
10 13 (13.13%) OO
10 13 (13.13%) SDLC
10 13 (13.13%) Test Automation
10 13 (13.13%) RESTful
10 13 (13.13%) Open Source
10 13 (13.13%) Prototyping
11 12 (12.12%) Driving Licence
11 12 (12.12%) C#
12 11 (11.11%) Web Services
12 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (11.11%) Node.js
12 11 (11.11%) Analytics
12 11 (11.11%) AngularJS
12 11 (11.11%) jQuery
13 10 (10.10%) QA
13 10 (10.10%) NoSQL
13 10 (10.10%) Windows 7
13 10 (10.10%) Manufacturing
13 10 (10.10%) Bioinformatics
13 10 (10.10%) SQL

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (5.05%) Moodle
2 2 (2.02%) Apache
3 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.01%) Confluence
3 1 (1.01%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Infor M3
2 4 (4.04%) Infor LN
2 4 (4.04%) SAP Business One
3 3 (3.03%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.01%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (1.01%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) LAN
2 6 (6.06%) Internet
3 5 (5.05%) VoIP
4 1 (1.01%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.01%) MQTT
4 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.01%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.03%) Cognos Report Studio
4 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.01%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.01%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Selenium
1 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.02%) CircleCI
2 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.02%) JIRA
3 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.01%) GitLab
3 1 (1.01%) Maven
3 1 (1.01%) Mocha
3 1 (1.01%) Protractor
General
1 10 (10.10%) Manufacturing
2 8 (8.08%) Finance
3 5 (5.05%) Publishing
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (40.40%) Developer
2 19 (19.19%) Software Engineer
3 16 (16.16%) Software Developer
4 15 (15.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 14 (14.14%) C++ Developer
5 14 (14.14%) C++ Software Developer
5 14 (14.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (13.13%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (13.13%) Graduate
6 13 (13.13%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 13 (13.13%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
6 13 (13.13%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (13.13%) Graduate Developer
6 13 (13.13%) Graduate Software Developer
6 13 (13.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 11 (11.11%) Analyst
8 8 (8.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) React
2 13 (13.13%) RESTful
3 11 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 11 (11.11%) jQuery
3 11 (11.11%) Node.js
3 11 (11.11%) Web Services
4 7 (7.07%) .NET
4 7 (7.07%) Django
5 5 (5.05%) WPF
6 4 (4.04%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.04%) Celery
6 4 (4.04%) Flask
6 4 (4.04%) Grails
6 4 (4.04%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.03%) Ajax
7 3 (3.03%) HTML
7 3 (3.03%) MEAN Stack
8 2 (2.02%) Express
9 1 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (1.01%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Driving Licence
2 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.08%) Life Science
4 6 (6.06%) NHS
5 5 (5.05%) e-Learning
5 5 (5.05%) Graphic Design
5 5 (5.05%) Learning Management System
5 5 (5.05%) VLE
6 4 (4.04%) Biotechnology
7 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.02%) User Experience
7 2 (2.02%) W3C
7 2 (2.02%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.01%) Handset
8 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.01%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.27%) Windows
2 19 (19.19%) Linux
3 10 (10.10%) Windows 7
4 9 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.02%) Android
5 2 (2.02%) CentOS
5 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.02%) Unix
6 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 13 (13.13%) OO
2 13 (13.13%) Open Source
2 13 (13.13%) Prototyping
2 13 (13.13%) SDLC
2 13 (13.13%) Test Automation
3 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.11%) Analytics
4 10 (10.10%) Bioinformatics
5 9 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 9 (9.09%) Customer-Centric Development
5 9 (9.09%) Customer-Centricity
5 9 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 9 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 9 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 8 (8.08%) Web Development
7 7 (7.07%) ERP
7 7 (7.07%) Machine Learning
7 7 (7.07%) Mathematics
7 7 (7.07%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.35%) Python
2 21 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.17%) Java
4 15 (15.15%) C++
5 12 (12.12%) C#
6 10 (10.10%) SQL
7 5 (5.05%) GraphQL
7 5 (5.05%) Ruby
8 4 (4.04%) Haskell
9 3 (3.03%) Perl
10 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.01%) Clojure
11 1 (1.01%) Erlang
11 1 (1.01%) Go
11 1 (1.01%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.02%) PhD
4 1 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) QA
2 6 (6.06%) GAMP
2 6 (6.06%) GxP
3 2 (2.02%) GDPR
3 2 (2.02%) GMP
3 2 (2.02%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Docker
2 1 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Ansible
2 1 (1.01%) Consul
2 1 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.01%) logstash
2 1 (1.01%) Nagios
2 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.01%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.01%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) IFS
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle
3 6 (6.06%) SAP
4 5 (5.05%) Epicor
4 5 (5.05%) Infor
4 5 (5.05%) Sage
5 4 (4.04%) Cognos
6 2 (2.02%) VMware
7 1 (1.01%) Google
7 1 (1.01%) SaltStack