Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 192 268 253
Rank change year-on-year +76 -15 -32
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 109 93 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.27% 0.73% 0.88%
As % of the General category 3.97% 2.04% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 76 56 78
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -27.27% +15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £66,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -3.92% +2.00%

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 2,749 4,548 4,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.94% 35.61% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,957 3,465 3,530
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £27,061 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 2019. 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 +69 60 £50,000 +51.52% 16
Cambridgeshire +16 37 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Norfolk - 7 £50,000 - 1
Suffolk +18 2 £35,000 -39.13% 4
East Anglia - 2 £57,500 - 4
Essex +27 1 £29,000 -22.67% 3
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 44 (40.37%) Analytics
2 35 (32.11%) JavaScript
3 33 (30.28%) Machine Learning
4 32 (29.36%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (28.44%) Computer Science
6 28 (25.69%) Degree
6 28 (25.69%) Project Management
6 28 (25.69%) Data Science
7 27 (24.77%) Python
7 27 (24.77%) Mathematics
8 25 (22.94%) CSS
8 25 (22.94%) HTML
9 24 (22.02%) Life Science
10 23 (21.10%) PhD
10 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (20.18%) Java
11 22 (20.18%) Software Engineering
11 22 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (19.27%) MySQL
13 20 (18.35%) Data Analysis
14 19 (17.43%) Algorithms
15 18 (16.51%) C#
15 18 (16.51%) PHP
16 17 (15.60%) Business Analysis
17 16 (14.68%) C++
18 15 (13.76%) R
19 14 (12.84%) Innovative Thinking
20 13 (11.93%) Visualisation
20 13 (11.93%) C
20 13 (11.93%) OO

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 (7.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Magento
2 1 (0.92%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.92%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.92%) SAP MII
2 1 (0.92%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.42%) Office 365
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.92%) DHCP
2 1 (0.92%) DNS
2 1 (0.92%) LAN
2 1 (0.92%) Network Security
2 1 (0.92%) VPN
2 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.27%) MySQL
2 10 (9.17%) Big Data
3 7 (6.42%) Data Lake
4 6 (5.50%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.59%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.92%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.92%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.92%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.92%) GitLab
3 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.92%) Protractor
3 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.67%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Games
3 1 (0.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.92%) Law
3 1 (0.92%) Publishing
3 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (43.12%) Developer
2 17 (15.60%) Data Scientist
3 15 (13.76%) Software Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Analyst
5 10 (9.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Magento Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Project Manager
7 8 (7.34%) Machine Learning Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Analytics Manager
8 7 (6.42%) Data Analytics Manager
8 7 (6.42%) Programme Manager
8 7 (6.42%) SharePoint Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Software Project Manager
9 6 (5.50%) PHP Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Research Scientist
12 3 (2.75%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.94%) CSS
1 25 (22.94%) HTML
2 10 (9.17%) .NET
3 8 (7.34%) React
4 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.50%) Express
5 6 (5.50%) Laravel
5 6 (5.50%) REST
5 6 (5.50%) RESTful
5 6 (5.50%) Vue.js
6 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.59%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (4.59%) Web Services
7 4 (3.67%) Django
7 4 (3.67%) Node.js
7 4 (3.67%) TensorFlow
8 3 (2.75%) Apollo GraphQL
8 3 (2.75%) GraphQL
8 3 (2.75%) MEAN Stack
8 3 (2.75%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.36%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (22.02%) Life Science
3 19 (17.43%) Algorithms
4 10 (9.17%) Management Information System
5 9 (8.26%) Pharmacovigilance
6 8 (7.34%) PMI
6 8 (7.34%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (3.67%) NHS
8 3 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.75%) User Experience
9 2 (1.83%) Blog
9 2 (1.83%) FMCG
9 2 (1.83%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.83%) W3C
9 2 (1.83%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.92%) CMDB
10 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.92%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) Android
2 3 (2.75%) Linux
2 3 (2.75%) Windows
3 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.37%) Analytics
2 33 (30.28%) Machine Learning
3 31 (28.44%) Computer Science
4 28 (25.69%) Data Science
4 28 (25.69%) Project Management
5 27 (24.77%) Mathematics
6 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (20.18%) Software Engineering
8 20 (18.35%) Data Analysis
9 17 (15.60%) Business Analysis
10 14 (12.84%) Innovative Thinking
11 13 (11.93%) OO
11 13 (11.93%) Visualisation
12 12 (11.01%) Artificial Intelligence
13 10 (9.17%) Data Analytics
13 10 (9.17%) PRINCE2
13 10 (9.17%) SDLC
14 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (8.26%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.11%) JavaScript
2 27 (24.77%) Python
3 22 (20.18%) Java
4 18 (16.51%) C#
4 18 (16.51%) PHP
5 16 (14.68%) C++
6 15 (13.76%) R
7 13 (11.93%) C
8 12 (11.01%) MATLAB
9 8 (7.34%) SQL
10 7 (6.42%) TypeScript
11 4 (3.67%) Scala
12 3 (2.75%) Apple Swift
12 3 (2.75%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.92%) Java 8
14 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (25.69%) Degree
2 23 (21.10%) PhD
3 9 (8.26%) PMI Certification
4 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.42%) MCSD
6 4 (3.67%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.92%) CCA
8 1 (0.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.75%) GAMP
3 2 (1.83%) ISO 13485
3 2 (1.83%) WAI
4 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Ansible
2 1 (0.92%) SCCM
2 1 (0.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.59%) SAP
3 4 (3.67%) Oracle
4 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco
4 1 (0.92%) HP
4 1 (0.92%) Sage
4 1 (0.92%) Tableau
4 1 (0.92%) Talend