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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England / East of England
Rank 197 154 243
Rank change year-on-year -43 +89  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 50 120 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.83% 1.63% 0.40%
As % of the General category 2.40% 4.33% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31 86 27
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -21.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.67% -2.10%  

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 2081 2770 2590
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 34.49% 37.64% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 2142 2041
Median salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -5 24 £56,750 -5.41% 6
Cambridgeshire -33 19 £48,750 +8.33% 4
Essex +13 4 £17,000 -55.26% 1
Suffolk - 3 £40,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 45 (38.79%) Degree
2 29 (25.00%) Project Management
3 24 (20.69%) Software Engineering
4 23 (19.83%) Mathematics
5 22 (18.97%) SQL
6 20 (17.24%) Computer Science
7 19 (16.38%) Java
8 18 (15.52%) Finance
8 18 (15.52%) Life Science
9 17 (14.66%) Physics
9 17 (14.66%) C#
10 16 (13.79%) JavaScript
10 16 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (12.93%) Python
11 15 (12.93%) MS Excel
11 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (12.07%) C++
12 14 (12.07%) MS Office
13 13 (11.21%) XML
13 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (11.21%) Analytics
14 12 (10.34%) Algorithms
14 12 (10.34%) PhD
15 11 (9.48%) ETL
15 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
15 11 (9.48%) Line Management
16 10 (8.62%) Visual Studio
17 9 (7.76%) Oracle BI EE
17 9 (7.76%) Spotfire
17 9 (7.76%) Statistics

Pharmaceutical
Top Related 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 9 (7.76%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.59%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.59%) SAS
3 2 (1.72%) CMS
3 2 (1.72%) JBoss
3 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 15 (12.93%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.07%) MS Office
3 4 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.86%) MS Project
5 1 (0.86%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Firewall
1 7 (6.03%) LAN
2 6 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (5.17%) Network Security
2 6 (5.17%) Wireless
3 1 (0.86%) 3G
3 1 (0.86%) ADSL
3 1 (0.86%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.86%) Broadband
3 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.86%) MPLS
3 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.86%) WAN
3 1 (0.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (7.76%) Oracle BI EE
1 9 (7.76%) Spotfire
2 8 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.03%) Lumira
4 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.59%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.59%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.59%) Text Mining
6 2 (1.72%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.72%) Power BI
6 2 (1.72%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.72%) QlikView
6 2 (1.72%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.86%) MS Access
7 1 (0.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.72%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.72%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.86%) LabVIEW
General
1 18 (15.52%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Aerospace
2 9 (7.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.31%) Legal
4 4 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.45%) Marketing
5 3 (2.59%) French Language
5 3 (2.59%) German Language
5 3 (2.59%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.59%) Russian Language
5 3 (2.59%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.72%) Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Law
7 1 (0.86%) Automotive
7 1 (0.86%) Billing
7 1 (0.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (16.38%) Developer
2 14 (12.07%) Software Engineer
3 11 (9.48%) Analyst
3 11 (9.48%) Project Manager
4 10 (8.62%) Java Engineer
5 9 (7.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Consultant
7 6 (5.17%) Network Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Network Engineer
7 6 (5.17%) Network Security Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Security Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) C++ Developer
8 5 (4.31%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (4.31%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Data Scientist
8 5 (4.31%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.21%) XML
2 9 (7.76%) J2EE
3 7 (6.03%) Web Services
4 6 (5.17%) HTML
4 6 (5.17%) RESTful
5 5 (4.31%) CSS
6 4 (3.45%) .NET
6 4 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.45%) Reactive Extensions
7 3 (2.59%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.59%) CSS3
7 3 (2.59%) Django
7 3 (2.59%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.59%) HTML5
7 3 (2.59%) jQuery
7 3 (2.59%) Lucene
7 3 (2.59%) scikit-learn
8 2 (1.72%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.52%) Life Science
3 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (10.34%) Algorithms
5 8 (6.90%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.17%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.45%) Biotechnology
8 3 (2.59%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.59%) W3C
8 3 (2.59%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.86%) Handset
9 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.86%) NHS
9 1 (0.86%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.86%) User Experience
9 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.90%) Windows
2 6 (5.17%) Linux
2 6 (5.17%) Unix
3 3 (2.59%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.86%) Android
4 1 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.00%) Project Management
2 24 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 23 (19.83%) Mathematics
4 17 (14.66%) Physics
5 16 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.21%) Analytics
7 11 (9.48%) ETL
7 11 (9.48%) Line Management
8 9 (7.76%) CAD
8 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.76%) Statistics
9 8 (6.90%) Data Modelling
9 8 (6.90%) ITIL
9 8 (6.90%) Machine Learning
10 7 (6.03%) Automation Testing
10 7 (6.03%) Coaching
10 7 (6.03%) CRM
10 7 (6.03%) Informatics
10 7 (6.03%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.97%) SQL
2 19 (16.38%) Java
3 17 (14.66%) C#
4 16 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.93%) Python
6 14 (12.07%) C++
7 9 (7.76%) VBA
8 8 (6.90%) R
9 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.59%) VB
11 2 (1.72%) PHP
11 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 45 (38.79%) Degree
2 12 (10.34%) PhD
3 3 (2.59%) PMP
4 1 (0.86%) CCA
4 1 (0.86%) CISSP
4 1 (0.86%) GIAC
4 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.86%) PgMP
4 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) PMO
1 8 (6.90%) QA
2 6 (5.17%) GxP
3 3 (2.59%) WAI
4 2 (1.72%) GCP
4 2 (1.72%) GLP
4 2 (1.72%) SLA
5 1 (0.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.86%) GAMP
5 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) Oracle
3 6 (5.17%) CheckPoint
3 6 (5.17%) Cisco
3 6 (5.17%) F5
4 5 (4.31%) SAP
5 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.72%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.86%) Adobe
7 1 (0.86%) Draytek
7 1 (0.86%) Teradata
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