Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 258 295
Rank change year-on-year +28 +37 -45
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 123 109 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.02% 0.82% 0.65%
As % of the General category 2.81% 2.29% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 84 90 135
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,850 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,125 £72,500 £61,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 4377 4750 5387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.15% 35.84% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3365 3823 4264
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,115 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.74% +4.23% -

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 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -7 79 £45,000 -7.69% 10
Hertfordshire +4 33 £33,000 -34.00% 9
Essex +36 9 £75,000 +57.89%
Suffolk +12 2 £41,500 +38.33%
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 38 (30.89%) Java
1 38 (30.89%) JavaScript
1 38 (30.89%) Software Engineering
2 34 (27.64%) Python
3 33 (26.83%) Web Development
4 27 (21.95%) Windows
5 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
6 22 (17.89%) OO
6 22 (17.89%) RESTful
7 21 (17.07%) Life Science
7 21 (17.07%) Analytics
8 20 (16.26%) Web Services
9 18 (14.63%) HTML
9 18 (14.63%) OOD
9 18 (14.63%) Test Automation
9 18 (14.63%) AngularJS
9 18 (14.63%) jQuery
10 17 (13.82%) NoSQL
10 17 (13.82%) Node.js
10 17 (13.82%) Elasticsearch
10 17 (13.82%) React
10 17 (13.82%) SDLC
10 17 (13.82%) Data Management
11 16 (13.01%) Text Mining
11 16 (13.01%) CSS
11 16 (13.01%) Front End Development
11 16 (13.01%) Disruptive Innovation
11 16 (13.01%) Knowledge Discovery
11 16 (13.01%) Unit Testing
11 16 (13.01%) Degree

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 17 (13.82%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.88%) SAS
3 5 (4.07%) Moodle
4 2 (1.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.81%) Jupyter
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.81%) Infor LN
2 1 (0.81%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.81%) Office 365
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) LAN
2 5 (4.07%) Internet
2 5 (4.07%) VoIP
3 1 (0.81%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.81%) PPP
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.82%) NoSQL
2 16 (13.01%) Text Mining
3 5 (4.07%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (1.63%) MySQL
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.81%) Big Data
5 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.81%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.81%) Power BI
5 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Selenium
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (11.38%) Manufacturing
2 10 (8.13%) Finance
3 5 (4.07%) Marketing
3 5 (4.07%) Publishing
4 4 (3.25%) French Language
5 2 (1.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (46.34%) Developer
2 29 (23.58%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (14.63%) Java Developer
4 17 (13.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 15 (12.20%) Software Engineer
6 14 (11.38%) Analyst
7 11 (8.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 11 (8.94%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.13%) C++ Developer
8 10 (8.13%) C++ Software Developer
8 10 (8.13%) C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) Graduate
8 10 (8.13%) Graduate C++ Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) Graduate Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Graduate Software Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) IT Manager
9 7 (5.69%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.89%) RESTful
2 20 (16.26%) Web Services
3 18 (14.63%) AngularJS
3 18 (14.63%) HTML
3 18 (14.63%) jQuery
4 17 (13.82%) Node.js
4 17 (13.82%) React
5 16 (13.01%) CSS
6 15 (12.20%) REST
7 5 (4.07%) Django
8 4 (3.25%) Celery
8 4 (3.25%) Flask
8 4 (3.25%) Grails
8 4 (3.25%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.63%) .NET
9 2 (1.63%) Ajax
10 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.81%) Java EE
10 1 (0.81%) SOAP
10 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.07%) Life Science
2 11 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.32%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.07%) e-Learning
4 5 (4.07%) Graphic Design
4 5 (4.07%) Learning Management System
4 5 (4.07%) NHS
4 5 (4.07%) VLE
5 4 (3.25%) Biotechnology
6 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.81%) Handset
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.81%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.95%) Windows
2 13 (10.57%) Linux
3 10 (8.13%) Windows 7
4 9 (7.32%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.63%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.89%) Software Engineering
2 33 (26.83%) Web Development
3 22 (17.89%) OO
4 21 (17.07%) Analytics
5 18 (14.63%) OOD
5 18 (14.63%) Test Automation
6 17 (13.82%) Data Management
6 17 (13.82%) SDLC
7 16 (13.01%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 16 (13.01%) Customer-Centric Development
7 16 (13.01%) Customer-Centricity
7 16 (13.01%) Disruptive Innovation
7 16 (13.01%) Front End Development
7 16 (13.01%) Knowledge Discovery
7 16 (13.01%) Unit Testing
8 11 (8.94%) Project Management
9 10 (8.13%) Open Source
9 10 (8.13%) Prototyping
9 10 (8.13%) Service Delivery
9 10 (8.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (30.89%) Java
1 38 (30.89%) JavaScript
2 34 (27.64%) Python
3 10 (8.13%) C++
4 9 (7.32%) SQL
5 4 (3.25%) Haskell
5 4 (3.25%) Ruby
6 3 (2.44%) C#
6 3 (2.44%) PHP
7 2 (1.63%) Perl
8 1 (0.81%) Groovy
8 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (13.01%) Degree
2 4 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) GxP
2 6 (4.88%) GAMP
2 6 (4.88%) GMP
3 4 (3.25%) GCP
3 4 (3.25%) GLP
3 4 (3.25%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.69%) SAP
3 6 (4.88%) Cognos
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle
5 2 (1.63%) IFS
6 1 (0.81%) Epicor
6 1 (0.81%) Infor
6 1 (0.81%) Sage