Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 197 203 277
Rank change year-on-year +6 +74 -14
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 53 104 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.89% 1.14% 0.79%
As % of the General category 2.48% 3.36% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 72 62
East of England median annual salary £45,591 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +17.65% -23.42%
10th Percentile £30,175 £31,375 £29,000
90th Percentile £81,500 £86,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -3.85%

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 2,137 3,096 4,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.96% 34.02% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,429 2,196 3,532
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,761 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.69% +0.55% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,951 £27,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 22 February 2020.

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 22 February 2020. 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
Hertfordshire +19 28 £35,000 -30.00% 41
Cambridgeshire +37 24 £45,591 -8.82% 19
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 2
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (50.94%) Data Science
2 24 (45.28%) Azure
3 21 (39.62%) Analytics
3 21 (39.62%) Mathematics
4 16 (30.19%) Degree
5 15 (28.30%) PhD
5 15 (28.30%) Algorithms
5 15 (28.30%) SDLC
6 14 (26.42%) Threat Modelling
6 14 (26.42%) Innovative Thinking
6 14 (26.42%) TOGAF
6 14 (26.42%) Data Analysis
6 14 (26.42%) PaaS
6 14 (26.42%) Software Architecture
7 13 (24.53%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (22.64%) R
8 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
8 12 (22.64%) Python
8 12 (22.64%) C
9 11 (20.75%) CSS
9 11 (20.75%) HTML
9 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
10 10 (18.87%) Biology
10 10 (18.87%) Informatics
10 10 (18.87%) Bioinformatics
10 10 (18.87%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (18.87%) REST
10 10 (18.87%) OpenStack
10 10 (18.87%) AngularJS

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 10 (18.87%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.89%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 24 (45.28%) Azure
2 14 (26.42%) PaaS
3 10 (18.87%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) LAN
1 2 (3.77%) SAN
1 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.77%) VPN
1 2 (3.77%) WAN
1 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Amazon Athena
1 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.21%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.21%) Subversion
1 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) tSQLt
General
1 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Architect
2 14 (26.42%) Software Architect
3 11 (20.75%) Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Software Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) DevOps Manager
7 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.77%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.89%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) CSS
1 11 (20.75%) HTML
2 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
2 10 (18.87%) React
2 10 (18.87%) REST
2 10 (18.87%) Vue.js
3 8 (15.09%) .NET
4 7 (13.21%) WPF
5 2 (3.77%) TensorFlow
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.89%) Keras
6 1 (1.89%) PyTorch
6 1 (1.89%) WCF
6 1 (1.89%) XML
6 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Algorithms
2 7 (13.21%) Robotics
3 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Life Science
4 2 (3.77%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.89%) LIMS
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Social Media
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (50.94%) Data Science
2 21 (39.62%) Analytics
2 21 (39.62%) Mathematics
3 15 (28.30%) SDLC
4 14 (26.42%) Data Analysis
4 14 (26.42%) Innovative Thinking
4 14 (26.42%) Software Architecture
4 14 (26.42%) Threat Modelling
4 14 (26.42%) TOGAF
5 13 (24.53%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
7 10 (18.87%) Bioinformatics
7 10 (18.87%) Biology
7 10 (18.87%) Dashboard Development
7 10 (18.87%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (18.87%) Informatics
7 10 (18.87%) Visualisation
7 10 (18.87%) Web Development
8 9 (16.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) C
1 12 (22.64%) Python
1 12 (22.64%) R
2 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.09%) C#
4 7 (13.21%) C++
4 7 (13.21%) Embedded C
4 7 (13.21%) Embedded C++
5 5 (9.43%) Perl
6 1 (1.89%) SQL
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 15 (28.30%) PhD
3 5 (9.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.77%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) GxP
2 1 (1.89%) GAMP
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) SAP
2 2 (3.77%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com