The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
UK / England
Rank 551 461 511
Rank change year-on-year -90 +50  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 297 582 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.60% 0.49%
As % of the General category 0.92% 1.37% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 199 430 368
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,135
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £77,500 £85,000
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 England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 32296 42521 43851
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.49% 43.91% 44.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26188 34871 34848
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in England.

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in England

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
London -49 92 £60,000 +9.09% 29
South East +33 79 £57,500 +35.29% 14
East of England -39 52 £50,000 +11.11% 11
North West -26 27 £40,000 -13.97% 14
South West +22 14 £60,000 +41.17% 1
West Midlands +35 12 £37,000 -17.77% 1
East Midlands +6 10 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Yorkshire -3 9 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 191 (27.44%) Degree
2 165 (23.71%) Finance
3 159 (22.84%) SQL
4 127 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (16.38%) Microsoft
6 103 (14.80%) Project Management
7 97 (13.94%) Life Science
8 94 (13.51%) C#
9 87 (12.50%) .NET
9 87 (12.50%) Analytics
10 86 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
11 79 (11.35%) JavaScript
12 77 (11.06%) SQL Server
13 75 (10.78%) Java
13 75 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
14 73 (10.49%) Manufacturing
15 72 (10.34%) Retail
16 70 (10.06%) Computer Science
17 68 (9.77%) MS Excel
18 62 (8.91%) Oracle
19 60 (8.62%) Data Centre
20 59 (8.48%) Firewall
21 57 (8.19%) HTML
21 57 (8.19%) Cisco
21 57 (8.19%) Software Engineering
22 55 (7.90%) Windows
23 53 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
24 52 (7.47%) Telecoms
25 51 (7.33%) Management Information System
25 51 (7.33%) Amazon AWS

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in 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 40 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (2.16%) IIS
4 12 (1.72%) SAS
5 11 (1.58%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.58%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.44%) CMS
6 10 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.15%) Apache
9 5 (0.72%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.57%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.57%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.29%) Documentum
11 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 68 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 48 (6.90%) MS Office
3 15 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.29%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.15%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.86%) MS Project
7 4 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.29%) InDesign
9 1 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 23 (3.30%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.01%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 6 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.72%) BPCS
5 5 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.57%) SAP GRC
6 4 (0.57%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.43%) Data Workbench
7 3 (0.43%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.43%) SAP WM
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle SCM
8 2 (0.29%) SAP CAR
8 2 (0.29%) SAP POS DM
8 2 (0.29%) SAP Retail
8 2 (0.29%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.29%) TrackWise
9 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 51 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.30%) SaaS
4 13 (1.87%) Office 365
5 12 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (1.29%) Veeva
7 8 (1.15%) Google Analytics
8 7 (1.01%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.72%) PaaS
10 4 (0.57%) AdWords
10 4 (0.57%) GitHub
10 4 (0.57%) iTunes
11 3 (0.43%) Slack
11 3 (0.43%) Yammer
12 2 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 59 (8.48%) Firewall
2 48 (6.90%) Network Security
3 18 (2.59%) LAN
3 18 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 17 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (2.01%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (2.01%) VPN
6 13 (1.87%) SAN
7 9 (1.29%) Ethernet
7 9 (1.29%) NAS
7 9 (1.29%) VoIP
7 9 (1.29%) WAN
8 8 (1.15%) DNS
8 8 (1.15%) NetScaler
9 7 (1.01%) DHCP
9 7 (1.01%) Internet
9 7 (1.01%) Wireless
10 4 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.57%) Skype
10 4 (0.57%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 28 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (3.74%) Electronic Patient Records
4 26 (3.74%) Relational Database
5 23 (3.30%) Big Data
5 23 (3.30%) Spotfire
6 18 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (2.16%) MySQL
7 15 (2.16%) RDBMS
8 14 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.72%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.58%) QlikView
11 10 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (1.01%) Lumira
14 6 (0.86%) KNIME
Development Applications
1 31 (4.45%) Visual Studio
2 19 (2.73%) TeamCity
3 15 (2.16%) Talend Open Studio
4 14 (2.01%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.15%) JIRA
6 8 (1.15%) Moq
7 6 (0.86%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.57%) JUnit
9 3 (0.43%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.43%) FindBugs
9 3 (0.43%) Maven
9 3 (0.43%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.43%) Subversion
10 2 (0.29%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.29%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.29%) Protractor
10 2 (0.29%) webpack
General
1 165 (23.71%) Finance
2 73 (10.49%) Manufacturing
3 72 (10.34%) Retail
4 52 (7.47%) Telecoms
5 46 (6.61%) Marketing
6 33 (4.74%) Banking
6 33 (4.74%) Law
7 24 (3.45%) Publishing
8 15 (2.16%) Legal
9 11 (1.58%) German Language
10 10 (1.44%) Advertising
11 9 (1.29%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.29%) Back Office
12 7 (1.01%) French Language
12 7 (1.01%) Games
13 6 (0.86%) Electronics
14 5 (0.72%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.72%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.43%) Russian Language
15 3 (0.43%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 126 (18.10%) Developer
2 99 (14.22%) Analyst
3 80 (11.49%) Consultant
4 50 (7.18%) .NET Developer
5 47 (6.75%) Architect
6 46 (6.61%) Business Analyst
7 43 (6.18%) Project Manager
8 37 (5.32%) Security Consultant
9 31 (4.45%) Network Consultant
9 31 (4.45%) Network Security Consultant
10 30 (4.31%) C# Developer
11 28 (4.02%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (3.88%) Software Engineer
13 26 (3.74%) Senior Developer
14 23 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
15 22 (3.16%) Software Developer
16 20 (2.87%) Java Developer
17 18 (2.59%) Administrator
17 18 (2.59%) ASP.NET Developer
17 18 (2.59%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (12.50%) .NET
2 57 (8.19%) HTML
3 44 (6.32%) CSS
4 39 (5.60%) ASP.NET
4 39 (5.60%) XML
5 28 (4.02%) AngularJS
6 25 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (3.30%) HTML5
7 23 (3.30%) Web Services
8 21 (3.02%) jQuery
9 17 (2.44%) Node.js
10 14 (2.01%) J2EE
11 13 (1.87%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.87%) CSS3
11 13 (1.87%) Entity Framework
12 12 (1.72%) React
13 11 (1.58%) Aurelia
13 11 (1.58%) WPF
14 10 (1.44%) Angular 2
14 10 (1.44%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 97 (13.94%) Life Science
2 75 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (10.06%) Computer Science
4 60 (8.62%) Data Centre
5 51 (7.33%) Management Information System
6 36 (5.17%) Algorithms
7 31 (4.45%) Biotechnology
7 31 (4.45%) NHS
8 19 (2.73%) Driving Licence
8 19 (2.73%) FMCG
9 16 (2.30%) User Experience
10 11 (1.58%) PMI
11 10 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.29%) EMC VNX
13 8 (1.15%) Social Media
14 7 (1.01%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.86%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.86%) Private Cloud
15 6 (0.86%) SCADA
16 4 (0.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (7.90%) Windows
2 50 (7.18%) Linux
3 18 (2.59%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.01%) Unix
5 7 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.86%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.72%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.72%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.57%) CentOS
9 3 (0.43%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.43%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.14%) Android
11 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (14.80%) Project Management
3 87 (12.50%) Analytics
4 86 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
5 57 (8.19%) Software Engineering
6 53 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 50 (7.18%) Mathematics
8 49 (7.04%) ITIL
9 47 (6.75%) ERP
10 41 (5.89%) CRM
11 38 (5.46%) ETL
12 37 (5.32%) Data Modelling
12 37 (5.32%) SDLC
12 37 (5.32%) TDD
13 35 (5.03%) Mentoring
13 35 (5.03%) PRINCE2
14 33 (4.74%) Validation
15 32 (4.60%) MVC
16 31 (4.45%) Business Analysis
17 28 (4.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 159 (22.84%) SQL
2 94 (13.51%) C#
3 79 (11.35%) JavaScript
4 75 (10.78%) Java
5 44 (6.32%) C++
6 42 (6.03%) Python
7 37 (5.32%) PL/SQL
8 32 (4.60%) R
8 32 (4.60%) T-SQL
9 13 (1.87%) PowerShell
10 11 (1.58%) VB
10 11 (1.58%) VBA
11 10 (1.44%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.15%) ABAP
12 8 (1.15%) ES6
12 8 (1.15%) Perl
13 7 (1.01%) C
13 7 (1.01%) MATLAB
13 7 (1.01%) Scala
13 7 (1.01%) XAML
Qualifications
1 191 (27.44%) Degree
2 45 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (5.89%) CCNP
4 34 (4.89%) PhD
5 31 (4.45%) CCSP
6 27 (3.88%) CCSA
6 27 (3.88%) CCSE
7 14 (2.01%) CCIE
7 14 (2.01%) PMI Certification
8 12 (1.72%) PMP
9 7 (1.01%) CISSP
10 6 (0.86%) CISM
11 5 (0.72%) CISA
11 5 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.72%) Security Cleared
12 4 (0.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 4 (0.57%) Analytics IQ
12 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.74%) QA
2 24 (3.45%) GxP
3 23 (3.30%) Data Quality
4 17 (2.44%) PMO
5 16 (2.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 11 (1.58%) ISO 9001
7 10 (1.44%) GAMP
8 9 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (1.15%) PMBOK
10 6 (0.86%) COBIT
11 4 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.57%) HL7
11 4 (0.57%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.57%) SLA
12 3 (0.43%) WAI
13 2 (0.29%) GCP
13 2 (0.29%) GLP
13 2 (0.29%) GMP
14 1 (0.14%) CDISC
System Software
1 20 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.72%) vSphere
4 6 (0.86%) Docker
5 2 (0.29%) iptables
6 1 (0.14%) Firmware
6 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (3.88%) FortiGate
2 19 (2.73%) Terraform
3 10 (1.44%) Packer
4 7 (1.01%) Kibana
4 7 (1.01%) logstash
5 5 (0.72%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.72%) SCCM
5 5 (0.72%) SCOM
6 4 (0.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.57%) RSA Archer
6 4 (0.57%) SCDPM
6 4 (0.57%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.43%) Ansible
7 3 (0.43%) Nagios
8 2 (0.29%) Icinga
8 2 (0.29%) Puppet
8 2 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 114 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.91%) Oracle
3 57 (8.19%) Cisco
4 48 (6.90%) SAP
5 33 (4.74%) CheckPoint
6 27 (3.88%) Fortinet
6 27 (3.88%) Splunk
7 24 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (2.87%) JD Edwards
8 20 (2.87%) VMware
9 15 (2.16%) Talend
10 14 (2.01%) Tableau
11 12 (1.72%) Citrix
12 11 (1.58%) Adobe
12 11 (1.58%) EMC
13 10 (1.44%) Google
14 9 (1.29%) IBM
14 9 (1.29%) MuleSoft
14 9 (1.29%) SonicWALL
15 8 (1.15%) Riverbed
Kent
Aesica Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Aesica Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hiring People
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum 7.5% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Lif
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Bionical
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: 5% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 7.5% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Lif
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life
Posted: 4 days ago
Swadlincote, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 40,000 depending on ability + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum, Benefits Healthcare, Life Insurance, Pensio
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Health, Pension, Free Breakfast
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Harlow, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago