The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 88 97
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 20 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.05% 0.20% 0.72%
As % of the General category 5.54% 0.52% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 9
Median salary £36,750 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 361 386 585
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 37.06% 38.29% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 289 298 430
Median salary £42,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Essex

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Essex over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in Essex

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Colchester - 6 £33,500 -
Harlow - 6 £75,000 -
Billericay - 4 £17,000 -
Chelmsford -14 2 £75,000 +97.36%
Pharmaceutical
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (37.50%) SAP
3 9 (37.50%) .NET
3 9 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 7 (29.17%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) B2B
4 7 (29.17%) B2C
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (25.00%) RESTful
5 6 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) SOAP
5 6 (25.00%) MySQL
5 6 (25.00%) jQuery
5 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
6 5 (20.83%) Electronics
6 5 (20.83%) Marketing
6 5 (20.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (20.83%) ERP
6 5 (20.83%) NHS
6 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (16.67%) SAP ERP
3 3 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) QlikView
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
1 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (20.83%) Electronics
3 5 (20.83%) Marketing
4 4 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Consultant
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
1 7 (29.17%) Recruitment Consultant
1 7 (29.17%) Trainee
1 7 (29.17%) Trainee Consultant
1 7 (29.17%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Head of IT
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Information
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Information Services
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) jQuery
2 6 (25.00%) RESTful
2 6 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) NHS
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) B2B
1 7 (29.17%) B2C
2 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (20.83%) ERP
3 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
4 4 (16.67%) Business Development
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.67%) High Availability
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) XenApp
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) VMware