Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 246 246
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +43
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 76 112 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.77% 0.92% 0.86%
As % of the General category 2.27% 2.54% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 56 77 88
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,250 £29,000 £28,550
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £72,875
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - -

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 3,355 4,406 4,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.83% 36.26% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,345 3,378 3,741
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -12 34 £47,500 +5.56% 20
Hertfordshire +22 30 £51,500 +56.06% 16
Norfolk - 7 £45,000 - 1
Essex +12 5 £35,000 -6.67%
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.74%) HTML
3 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
3 15 (19.74%) Degree
4 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
4 14 (18.42%) Project Management
4 14 (18.42%) Python
5 13 (17.11%) Analytics
6 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (15.79%) Java
7 11 (14.47%) .NET
7 11 (14.47%) CSS
7 11 (14.47%) Life Science
8 10 (13.16%) Mathematics
9 9 (11.84%) Manufacturing
10 8 (10.53%) SQL
10 8 (10.53%) PhD
10 8 (10.53%) JIRA
10 8 (10.53%) Android
10 8 (10.53%) Node.js
10 8 (10.53%) Data Science
11 7 (9.21%) Natural Language Processing
11 7 (9.21%) Office 365
11 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (9.21%) SDLC
11 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
11 7 (9.21%) FMCG
11 7 (9.21%) Web Development
11 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2

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 6 (7.89%) SAS
2 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) SAP APO
1 4 (5.26%) SAP MM
1 4 (5.26%) SAP PP
1 4 (5.26%) SAP QM
1 4 (5.26%) SAP SCM
1 4 (5.26%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.32%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.32%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.32%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (9.21%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.32%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Bluetooth
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) WAN
3 2 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (1.32%) DHCP
4 1 (1.32%) DNS
4 1 (1.32%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) Network Security
4 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.26%) Big Data
3 4 (5.26%) Data Lake
4 3 (3.95%) MySQL
4 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.63%) Base SAS
5 2 (2.63%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.32%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) JIRA
2 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.89%) Selenium
3 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.58%) Protractor
4 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.32%) GitLab
5 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (11.84%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.26%) Games
3 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Publishing
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Developer
2 8 (10.53%) Programmer
3 5 (6.58%) Architect
3 5 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (6.58%) JavaScript Engineer
3 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
3 5 (6.58%) SAP Architect
3 5 (6.58%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 5 (6.58%) SAS Programmer
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (6.58%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (6.58%) Test Engineer
4 4 (5.26%) Analyst
4 4 (5.26%) Analytics Manager
4 4 (5.26%) Data Analytics Manager
4 4 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 4 (5.26%) Research Scientist
4 4 (5.26%) SAP SCM Architect
4 4 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) HTML
2 11 (14.47%) .NET
2 11 (14.47%) CSS
3 8 (10.53%) Node.js
4 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
4 7 (9.21%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.89%) React
5 6 (7.89%) Web Services
6 4 (5.26%) TensorFlow
7 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.95%) jQuery
7 3 (3.95%) WPF
7 3 (3.95%) XML
8 2 (2.63%) Express
8 2 (2.63%) JSON
8 2 (2.63%) MEAN Stack
8 2 (2.63%) Redux
8 2 (2.63%) REST
8 2 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.47%) Life Science
3 7 (9.21%) FMCG
3 7 (9.21%) NHS
4 5 (6.58%) PMI
5 4 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.26%) Biotechnology
6 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.63%) LIMS
7 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.32%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Android
2 7 (9.21%) Windows
3 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.42%) Project Management
3 13 (17.11%) Analytics
4 10 (13.16%) Mathematics
5 8 (10.53%) Data Science
6 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.21%) SDLC
6 7 (9.21%) Web Development
7 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.89%) Test Automation
8 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.58%) Data Integration
8 5 (6.58%) Line Management
9 4 (5.26%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Content Management
9 4 (5.26%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 14 (18.42%) Python
3 12 (15.79%) Java
4 8 (10.53%) SQL
5 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.58%) TypeScript
6 4 (5.26%) C#
6 4 (5.26%) Scala
7 3 (3.95%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.95%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) Java 8
8 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) PhD
3 6 (7.89%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.58%) MCSD
4 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.58%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.32%) CISSP
5 1 (1.32%) ECDL
5 1 (1.32%) GCIH
5 1 (1.32%) GIAC
5 1 (1.32%) MOS
5 1 (1.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
2 4 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.32%) GAMP
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
3 1 (1.32%) GMP
3 1 (1.32%) GxP
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
1 1 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) SAP
3 2 (2.63%) Google
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Apple
4 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco
4 1 (1.32%) HP
4 1 (1.32%) hybris
4 1 (1.32%) IFS
4 1 (1.32%) Sage
4 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.32%) Tableau
4 1 (1.32%) Talend