Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 226 267
Rank change year-on-year -34 +41 +50
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 71 132 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.68% 1.14% 0.79%
As % of the General category 1.93% 3.16% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 80 85
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £24,300 £29,000 £29,400
90th Percentile £69,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% -4.00%

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 3,670 4,172 4,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.92% 36.09% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,587 3,231 3,847
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 £27,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -8 29 £27,250 -35.88% 23
Cambridgeshire -21 27 £47,500 +5.56% 30
Essex +9 7 £35,000 -16.67% 1
Norfolk - 7 £45,000 - 2
Suffolk +4 1 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (18.31%) Manufacturing
5 12 (16.90%) Python
5 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
5 12 (16.90%) Degree
6 11 (15.49%) Project Management
7 10 (14.08%) SQL
7 10 (14.08%) HTML
7 10 (14.08%) Java
7 10 (14.08%) SAP
7 10 (14.08%) FMCG
8 9 (12.68%) Mathematics
8 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
8 9 (12.68%) Life Science
8 9 (12.68%) Node.js
8 9 (12.68%) .NET
8 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
8 9 (12.68%) C#
9 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.27%) SAP QM
9 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
9 8 (11.27%) SAP MM
9 8 (11.27%) SAP PP
9 8 (11.27%) SAP WM
9 8 (11.27%) SAP APO
9 8 (11.27%) Analytics
9 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
9 8 (11.27%) JIRA

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 (8.45%) SAS
2 4 (5.63%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) SAP APO
1 8 (11.27%) SAP MM
1 8 (11.27%) SAP PP
1 8 (11.27%) SAP QM
1 8 (11.27%) SAP SCM
1 8 (11.27%) SAP WM
2 2 (2.82%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.41%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.41%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.41%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.41%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Bluetooth
2 3 (4.23%) LAN
2 3 (4.23%) WAN
3 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) DHCP
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) Firewall
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) Big Data
2 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.23%) MySQL
3 3 (4.23%) Text Mining
4 2 (2.82%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.82%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) JIRA
2 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.86%) Selenium
3 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.04%) Protractor
4 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.41%) GitLab
6 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.31%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Publishing
4 2 (2.82%) Advertising
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Developer
2 9 (12.68%) Architect
2 9 (12.68%) SAP Architect
2 9 (12.68%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 9 (12.68%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (11.27%) Programmer
3 8 (11.27%) SAP SCM Architect
4 5 (7.04%) Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) JavaScript Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) SAS Programmer
4 5 (7.04%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Test Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) WPF Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Analytics Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Data Analytics Manager
5 4 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) HTML
2 9 (12.68%) .NET
2 9 (12.68%) Node.js
3 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
4 7 (9.86%) React
5 6 (8.45%) CSS
5 6 (8.45%) Web Services
6 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
6 5 (7.04%) jQuery
6 5 (7.04%) WPF
7 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.23%) Django
7 3 (4.23%) MEAN Stack
7 3 (4.23%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.23%) XML
8 2 (2.82%) HTML5
8 2 (2.82%) JSON
8 2 (2.82%) REST
9 1 (1.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.08%) FMCG
3 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.68%) Life Science
4 5 (7.04%) Biotechnology
5 4 (5.63%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.63%) PMI
6 3 (4.23%) NHS
6 3 (4.23%) User Experience
7 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.82%) LIMS
8 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.41%) Pharmacovigilance
8 1 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Android
2 6 (8.45%) Windows
3 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.49%) Project Management
3 9 (12.68%) Mathematics
4 8 (11.27%) Analytics
4 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
4 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (9.86%) SDLC
5 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.04%) Line Management
6 5 (7.04%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.63%) Change Control
7 4 (5.63%) Content Management
7 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.63%) Data Analytics
7 4 (5.63%) Data Science
7 4 (5.63%) Informatics
7 4 (5.63%) Presales
7 4 (5.63%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.90%) Python
3 10 (14.08%) Java
3 10 (14.08%) SQL
4 9 (12.68%) C#
5 5 (7.04%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.82%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.82%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.41%) C++
8 1 (1.41%) Java 8
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.04%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (5.63%) PhD
5 3 (4.23%) PMP
6 2 (2.82%) CISSP
6 2 (2.82%) GCIH
6 2 (2.82%) GIAC
7 1 (1.41%) ECDL
7 1 (1.41%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) GDPR
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.41%) GAMP
3 1 (1.41%) GMP
3 1 (1.41%) GxP
3 1 (1.41%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) SAP
3 5 (7.04%) Google
4 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.41%) Apple
6 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) Facebook
6 1 (1.41%) HP
6 1 (1.41%) hybris
6 1 (1.41%) IFS
6 1 (1.41%) Sage
6 1 (1.41%) Talend