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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 212 241
Rank change year-on-year +36 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 79 49 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.29% 0.73% 0.59%
As % of the General category 3.67% 2.04% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49 38 36
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year +11.76% -0.58%  

Pharmaceutical is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2151 2406 2844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 35.14% 35.75% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1687 1986 2249
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +17 35 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Essex +14 20 £36,750 -3.28%
Cambridgeshire -18 20 £47,500 +8.57% 16
Suffolk - 4 £41,500 - 1
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 50 (38.17%) Degree
2 30 (22.90%) SQL
3 29 (22.14%) Project Management
4 26 (19.85%) Computer Science
5 23 (17.56%) SDLC
6 22 (16.79%) Finance
7 21 (16.03%) Informatics
8 19 (14.50%) Software Engineering
9 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (13.74%) C#
9 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
10 17 (12.98%) Java
10 17 (12.98%) Life Science
10 17 (12.98%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (10.69%) Validation
11 14 (10.69%) Microsoft Office
11 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (9.92%) ITIL
12 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Excel
12 13 (9.92%) CRM
12 13 (9.92%) Manufacturing
12 13 (9.92%) RESTful
13 12 (9.16%) Computer Science Degree
13 12 (9.16%) Telecoms
13 12 (9.16%) SQL Server
13 12 (9.16%) JavaScript
14 11 (8.40%) Windows
14 11 (8.40%) SAP
14 11 (8.40%) B2B
14 11 (8.40%) B2C

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 8 (6.11%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.58%) Apache Solr
2 6 (4.58%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.05%) SAS
4 2 (1.53%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 14 (10.69%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.05%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) SaaS
2 3 (2.29%) Office 365
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) PPP
2 2 (1.53%) Firewall
2 2 (1.53%) LAN
3 1 (0.76%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.76%) VoIP
3 1 (0.76%) WAN
3 1 (0.76%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) MySQL
3 5 (3.82%) Text Mining
4 4 (3.05%) Neo4j
4 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.29%) Big Data
5 3 (2.29%) Power BI
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.53%) Lumira
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.53%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.76%) MS Access
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.53%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.53%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.76%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 22 (16.79%) Finance
2 13 (9.92%) Manufacturing
3 12 (9.16%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.34%) Banking
5 6 (4.58%) Aerospace
5 6 (4.58%) Electronics
5 6 (4.58%) Marketing
6 5 (3.82%) Billing
7 4 (3.05%) French Language
8 1 (0.76%) Automotive
8 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (19.08%) Developer
2 21 (16.03%) Analyst
3 15 (11.45%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (9.92%) Business Analyst
5 12 (9.16%) Architect
5 12 (9.16%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (7.63%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.63%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (6.11%) Consultant
7 8 (6.11%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Java Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Recruitment Consultant
8 7 (5.34%) Trainee
8 7 (5.34%) Trainee Consultant
8 7 (5.34%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
9 6 (4.58%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Lead Architect
9 6 (4.58%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.92%) RESTful
2 10 (7.63%) .NET
2 10 (7.63%) Web Services
3 9 (6.87%) XML
4 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (5.34%) HTML
5 6 (4.58%) CSS
5 6 (4.58%) J2EE
5 6 (4.58%) jQuery
5 6 (4.58%) SOAP
6 5 (3.82%) Lucene
7 4 (3.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.05%) Reactive Extensions
8 3 (2.29%) Spring
9 2 (1.53%) Ext JS
9 2 (1.53%) JSON
10 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.76%) Ajax
10 1 (0.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.85%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.98%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.98%) Life Science
3 7 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.58%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.58%) Pharmacovigilance
5 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.82%) NHS
6 2 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.76%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.76%) Handset
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
7 1 (0.76%) iPhone
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.76%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.40%) Windows
2 6 (4.58%) Linux
3 4 (3.05%) Android
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.53%) Unix
6 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.14%) Project Management
2 23 (17.56%) SDLC
3 21 (16.03%) Informatics
4 19 (14.50%) Software Engineering
5 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (10.69%) Validation
7 13 (9.92%) CRM
7 13 (9.92%) ITIL
8 11 (8.40%) B2B
8 11 (8.40%) B2C
8 11 (8.40%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (8.40%) Mathematics
9 10 (7.63%) Physics
9 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
9 10 (7.63%) Test Automation
10 9 (6.87%) Data Modelling
10 9 (6.87%) PRINCE2
10 9 (6.87%) Programme Management
11 8 (6.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.90%) SQL
2 18 (13.74%) C#
3 17 (12.98%) Java
4 12 (9.16%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.11%) C++
6 5 (3.82%) PHP
6 5 (3.82%) Python
6 5 (3.82%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.29%) R
7 3 (2.29%) VBA
8 2 (1.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (38.17%) Degree
2 12 (9.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.58%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (4.58%) PhD
4 3 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.29%) PMP
5 2 (1.53%) CCNA
5 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.53%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.76%) CCA
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) PgMP
6 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.40%) GxP
2 9 (6.87%) QA
3 7 (5.34%) PMO
4 3 (2.29%) GCP
4 3 (2.29%) GLP
4 3 (2.29%) GMP
4 3 (2.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.76%) GAMP
5 1 (0.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) XenApp
3 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.40%) SAP
3 5 (3.82%) Oracle
4 3 (2.29%) Citrix
5 2 (1.53%) Cisco
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) Intel
6 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.76%) Teradata
6 1 (0.76%) VMware
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