Pharmaceutical Jobs in England

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
UK > England

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 6 months to 28 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
28 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 277 371 304
Rank change year-on-year +94 -67 +13
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 878 755 1,931
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.99% 0.87% 1.38%
As % of the General category 1.70% 1.28% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 315 351 392
10th Percentile £29,000 £41,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £38,625 £47,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -23.08% +8.33% +14.29%
75th Percentile £66,875 £78,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £64,402 £60,000
% change year-on-year -22.36% +7.34% +14.29%

All General Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 51,797 58,820 90,887
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 58.29% 67.94% 64.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35,967 32,218 45,666
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £43,750 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Pharmaceutical in England.

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in England

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Pharmaceutical in England over the 6 months to 28 May 2024.

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 6 months to 28 May 2024. 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
Jobs
London +85 237 £60,000 -7.69% 200
South East +55 214 £47,500 -24.00% 156
North of England +102 170 £41,250 -16.67% 194
Midlands +60 110 £60,000 +11.63% 79
Yorkshire +88 85 £40,000 -36.00% 49
North West +56 78 £45,000 -9.09% 114
East of England -52 75 £50,000 +2.56% 105
East Midlands +25 74 £51,250 -33.87% 42
South West +34 65 £47,500 -13.64% 57
West Midlands +35 36 £60,000 +14.29% 37
North East - 7 £55,000 - 33
Pharmaceutical
UK

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (2.85%) Skype for Business
2 21 (2.39%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.59%) SAS
4 13 (1.48%) Documentum
5 12 (1.37%) Microsoft Exchange
6 6 (0.68%) WinCC
7 5 (0.57%) CMS
7 5 (0.57%) Confluence
8 1 (0.11%) Apache
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.11%) IIS
8 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 84 (9.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (6.72%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (3.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.23%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.23%) SPSS
7 2 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (1.82%) SAP S/4HANA
1 16 (1.82%) TrackWise
2 6 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.68%) SAP IBP
2 6 (0.68%) SAP PLM
3 5 (0.57%) SAP CO
3 5 (0.57%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.57%) SAP PP
4 4 (0.46%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 4 (0.46%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.34%) Q-Pulse
5 3 (0.34%) SAP SCM
6 2 (0.23%) Misys Midas
6 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.11%) Maximo
7 1 (0.11%) Salesforce CRM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.11%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 69 (7.86%) Azure
2 68 (7.74%) Microsoft 365
3 58 (6.61%) Power Platform
4 29 (3.30%) SaaS
5 23 (2.62%) AWS
6 21 (2.39%) PowerApps
7 13 (1.48%) Azure DevOps
7 13 (1.48%) Power Automate
8 11 (1.25%) OneDrive
8 11 (1.25%) ShareGate
9 10 (1.14%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 10 (1.14%) Google Analytics
9 10 (1.14%) Google Tag Manager
10 8 (0.91%) Azure Data Factory
10 8 (0.91%) GCP
11 6 (0.68%) GitHub
12 5 (0.57%) BigCommerce
12 5 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.46%) npm
13 4 (0.46%) Storyblok
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.85%) Cisco IOS
1 25 (2.85%) Skype
1 25 (2.85%) Telepresence
2 12 (1.37%) Firewall
3 9 (1.03%) Network Security
4 7 (0.80%) Ethernet
4 7 (0.80%) Intranet
5 6 (0.68%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.57%) Internet
6 5 (0.57%) RS-232
6 5 (0.57%) Wireless
7 4 (0.46%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.46%) DHCP
7 4 (0.46%) DNS
8 3 (0.34%) LAN
8 3 (0.34%) Profibus
8 3 (0.34%) SAN
8 3 (0.34%) VSAN
9 2 (0.23%) VPN
9 2 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (5.81%) Power BI
2 32 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.05%) Tableau
4 17 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 13 (1.48%) Metadata
6 12 (1.37%) Big Data
7 11 (1.25%) Data Lake
7 11 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (1.25%) MySQL
8 9 (1.03%) SAP HANA
8 9 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.80%) BigQuery
10 7 (0.80%) Looker
11 5 (0.57%) Base SAS
11 5 (0.57%) SAP BW
12 4 (0.46%) GIS
12 4 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.46%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (1.94%) Git
2 14 (1.59%) JIRA
3 9 (1.03%) Postman
4 8 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.80%) Subversion
6 5 (0.57%) JMeter
6 5 (0.57%) MSTest
6 5 (0.57%) Newman
6 5 (0.57%) NUnit
6 5 (0.57%) REST Assured
6 5 (0.57%) Selenium
7 4 (0.46%) gulp
7 4 (0.46%) Katalon Studio
7 4 (0.46%) Zephyr
8 3 (0.34%) GitLab
8 3 (0.34%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.11%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 358 (40.77%) Social Skills
2 294 (33.49%) Manufacturing
3 189 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
4 161 (18.34%) Finance
5 85 (9.68%) Marketing
6 77 (8.77%) Automotive
7 66 (7.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 52 (5.92%) Law
9 46 (5.24%) Telecoms
10 43 (4.90%) Retail
11 38 (4.33%) Legal
12 33 (3.76%) Aerospace
13 27 (3.08%) Presentation Skills
14 25 (2.85%) Electronics
15 19 (2.16%) Influencing Skills
16 18 (2.05%) Organisational Skills
17 15 (1.71%) Health Technology
18 11 (1.25%) Aviation
18 11 (1.25%) Banking
19 10 (1.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 164 (18.68%) Senior
2 116 (13.21%) Analyst
3 72 (8.20%) Lead
4 67 (7.63%) Project Manager
5 58 (6.61%) QA Manager
6 55 (6.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 49 (5.58%) QA Specialist
8 36 (4.10%) Senior Manager
8 36 (4.10%) Software Engineer
9 33 (3.76%) IT Manager
10 32 (3.64%) Support Engineer
11 25 (2.85%) Technical Leader
12 24 (2.73%) Developer
13 21 (2.39%) Data Scientist
13 21 (2.39%) Senior Data Scientist
14 19 (2.16%) Associate Director
14 19 (2.16%) Senior Analyst
15 18 (2.05%) Business Manager
15 18 (2.05%) Financial Analyst
15 18 (2.05%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.05%) .NET
2 9 (1.03%) Node.js
3 8 (0.91%) .NET Framework
3 8 (0.91%) XML
4 7 (0.80%) Django
4 7 (0.80%) REST
5 6 (0.68%) React
5 6 (0.68%) SAP TM
5 6 (0.68%) Vue
6 5 (0.57%) .NET Core
6 5 (0.57%) Blazor
6 5 (0.57%) Entity Framework
6 5 (0.57%) Flask
6 5 (0.57%) Swagger
6 5 (0.57%) Web Services
7 4 (0.46%) HTML
7 4 (0.46%) OAuth
7 4 (0.46%) RESTful
7 4 (0.46%) SAML
7 4 (0.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 150 (17.08%) Life Science
2 124 (14.12%) Management Information System
3 64 (7.29%) NHS
4 59 (6.72%) Biopharmaceutical
5 46 (5.24%) Algorithms
6 29 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (2.85%) Video Conferencing
8 20 (2.28%) FMCG
9 17 (1.94%) LIMS
10 16 (1.82%) Virtual Team
11 15 (1.71%) Driving Licence
12 14 (1.59%) Operational Technology
13 13 (1.48%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.48%) Pharmacovigilance
14 12 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
15 11 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
15 11 (1.25%) Renewable Energy
16 10 (1.14%) SCADA
17 8 (0.91%) Public Cloud
18 7 (0.80%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 50 (5.69%) Windows
2 28 (3.19%) Windows 10
3 25 (2.85%) Windows 7
4 13 (1.48%) Linux
4 13 (1.48%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (0.46%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (23.35%) QMS
2 140 (15.95%) Validation
3 125 (14.24%) Biotechnology
4 111 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
5 109 (12.41%) Mentoring
6 100 (11.39%) CAPA
7 90 (10.25%) Project Management
8 75 (8.54%) Quality Management
9 73 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 70 (7.97%) Business Development
11 68 (7.74%) Coaching
12 66 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
12 66 (7.52%) Project Delivery
13 61 (6.95%) Supplier Management
14 60 (6.83%) Analytics
15 58 (6.61%) DevOps
16 57 (6.49%) Line Management
17 56 (6.38%) Process Improvement
17 56 (6.38%) Software Engineering
18 54 (6.15%) Agile
Programming Languages
1 72 (8.20%) SQL
2 45 (5.13%) Python
3 35 (3.99%) C#
4 27 (3.08%) R
5 15 (1.71%) C
6 11 (1.25%) T-SQL
7 10 (1.14%) JavaScript
8 8 (0.91%) TypeScript
9 7 (0.80%) Java
10 5 (0.57%) Embedded C
10 5 (0.57%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.46%) Bash
11 4 (0.46%) Groovy
12 3 (0.34%) JSX
12 3 (0.34%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.34%) VB
13 2 (0.23%) C++
13 2 (0.23%) PHP
13 2 (0.23%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 382 (43.51%) Degree
2 99 (11.28%) Master's Degree
3 53 (6.04%) PhD
4 39 (4.44%) MBA
5 27 (3.08%) DBS Check
6 25 (2.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 24 (2.73%) CIPD
8 14 (1.59%) Security Cleared
9 13 (1.48%) Numerate Degree
10 12 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (1.37%) NVQ Level 3
11 11 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (1.14%) CFA
12 10 (1.14%) CIMA
13 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.91%) Azure Certification
15 7 (0.80%) SC Cleared
16 6 (0.68%) HNC
17 5 (0.57%) PMI Certification
17 5 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (31.55%) QA
2 228 (25.97%) GMP
3 67 (7.63%) Good Clinical Practice
4 34 (3.87%) GxP
5 32 (3.64%) GLP
6 26 (2.96%) GDPR
7 20 (2.28%) ISO 9001
8 17 (1.94%) ISO 13485
8 17 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 16 (1.82%) CDISC
9 16 (1.82%) Data Quality
10 14 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 10 (1.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 10 (1.14%) GAMP
12 9 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 7 (0.80%) SLA
14 4 (0.46%) COSHH
14 4 (0.46%) IEC 62304
14 4 (0.46%) PMO
15 2 (0.23%) Accessibility
System Software
1 23 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.14%) Docker
4 5 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.46%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (2.28%) Terraform
2 15 (1.71%) SCOM
3 7 (0.80%) Ansible
3 7 (0.80%) QRadar
4 6 (0.68%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.57%) Functional Safety
6 4 (0.46%) Wonderware InTouch
7 3 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.34%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.34%) Progress Chef
7 3 (0.34%) SCCM
8 1 (0.11%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.11%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.11%) Puppet
8 1 (0.11%) Stealthwatch
8 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 161 (18.34%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.01%) SAP
3 30 (3.42%) Cisco
4 25 (2.85%) Apple
4 25 (2.85%) Polycom
5 23 (2.62%) Google
6 14 (1.59%) VMware
7 11 (1.25%) Databricks
7 11 (1.25%) Nintex
7 11 (1.25%) Salesforce
8 9 (1.03%) Siemens
9 8 (0.91%) QAD
9 8 (0.91%) Rockwell
10 7 (0.80%) AVEVA
10 7 (0.80%) IBM
11 6 (0.68%) Splunk
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle
12 5 (0.57%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.46%) HP
13 4 (0.46%) Wonderware