Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 280 223 229
Rank change year-on-year -57 +6 +97
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 61 140 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.53% 1.17% 1.00%
As % of the General category 1.47% 3.21% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 36 94 105
East of England median annual salary £43,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.95% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,525 £22,000
90th Percentile £59,375 £74,250 £71,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 4,136 4,356 5,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.23% 36.44% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,889 3,312 4,091
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 £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 August 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 20 August 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
Hertfordshire -30 29 £22,500 -52.63% 21
Cambridgeshire -30 21 £45,000 -10.00% 19
Essex +15 7 £35,000 +4.48%
Suffolk +2 2 £51,250 +23.49% 3
Norfolk - 2 £45,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (19.67%) FMCG
3 12 (19.67%) SAP
4 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.03%) SAP MM
4 11 (18.03%) SAP PP
4 11 (18.03%) SAP WM
4 11 (18.03%) SAP APO
4 11 (18.03%) SAP QM
4 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
4 11 (18.03%) SAP SCM
5 10 (16.39%) Project Management
5 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.75%) C#
6 9 (14.75%) QA
7 8 (13.11%) Java
7 8 (13.11%) SQL
8 7 (11.48%) .NET
8 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
8 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
8 7 (11.48%) PMI Certification
8 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.48%) jQuery
8 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
9 6 (9.84%) Big Data
9 6 (9.84%) Node.js
9 6 (9.84%) React
9 6 (9.84%) Life Science

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 5 (8.20%) SAS
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (18.03%) SAP APO
1 11 (18.03%) SAP MM
1 11 (18.03%) SAP PP
1 11 (18.03%) SAP QM
1 11 (18.03%) SAP SCM
1 11 (18.03%) SAP WM
2 2 (3.28%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.64%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.64%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) npm
2 1 (1.64%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) LAN
1 3 (4.92%) WAN
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.64%) DHCP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) Network Security
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) Big Data
3 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.92%) Text Mining
5 2 (3.28%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.64%) QlikView
6 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) Selenium
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.28%) JIRA
3 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.64%) Protractor
4 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Advertising
3 2 (3.28%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Architect
1 11 (18.03%) SAP Architect
1 11 (18.03%) SAP SCM Architect
1 11 (18.03%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 11 (18.03%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (16.39%) Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) WPF Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Analytics Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Data Analytics Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Programmer
5 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.56%) SAS Programmer
5 4 (6.56%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.28%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) .NET
1 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
1 7 (11.48%) jQuery
2 6 (9.84%) Node.js
2 6 (9.84%) React
2 6 (9.84%) XML
3 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.20%) WPF
4 4 (6.56%) Django
4 4 (6.56%) HTML
4 4 (6.56%) JSON
4 4 (6.56%) MEAN Stack
5 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.92%) CSS
5 3 (4.92%) HTML5
5 3 (4.92%) Web Services
6 2 (3.28%) CSS3
6 2 (3.28%) RESTful
6 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.67%) FMCG
3 6 (9.84%) Life Science
4 4 (6.56%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.56%) Biotechnology
4 4 (6.56%) PMI
5 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.92%) NHS
5 3 (4.92%) User Experience
6 2 (3.28%) LIMS
6 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.28%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (1.64%) Blog
7 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.64%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (16.39%) Project Management
4 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
5 5 (8.20%) Data Science
5 5 (8.20%) Line Management
5 5 (8.20%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.20%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) Analytics
6 4 (6.56%) Change Control
6 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) Data Analytics
6 4 (6.56%) Presales
6 4 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.56%) SDLC
6 4 (6.56%) Wireframes
7 3 (4.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
2 9 (14.75%) C#
3 8 (13.11%) Java
3 8 (13.11%) SQL
4 6 (9.84%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.64%) C++
5 1 (1.64%) Java 8
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) PMI Certification
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
3 5 (8.20%) PhD
4 3 (4.92%) PMP
5 2 (3.28%) CISSP
5 2 (3.28%) GCIH
5 2 (3.28%) GIAC
6 1 (1.64%) ECDL
6 1 (1.64%) MOS
6 1 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.28%) GDPR
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) GMP
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 13485
3 1 (1.64%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.64%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) SAP
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) Google
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) Apple
5 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos
5 1 (1.64%) Facebook
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) hybris
5 1 (1.64%) IFS
5 1 (1.64%) Sage
5 1 (1.64%) Tableau