Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > London
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 583 545 501
Rank change year-on-year -38 -44 +27
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 227 310 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.42% 0.51%
As % of the General category 0.68% 0.77% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 174 229 272
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £110,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 33,386 40,353 40,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.20% 54.30% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26,162 28,161 34,810
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
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 London

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in London over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in London

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London -12 52 £71,250 +9.62% 7
West London +44 34 £51,500 -6.36% 12
South London -4 8 £55,000 +24.29% 2
East London -7 2 - - 6
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 71 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (25.11%) Finance
3 51 (22.47%) Analytics
4 50 (22.03%) Retail
5 48 (21.15%) TDD
5 48 (21.15%) Java
5 48 (21.15%) Degree
6 47 (20.70%) Life Science
7 39 (17.18%) SQL
7 39 (17.18%) Problem-Solving
8 38 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (16.30%) Big Data
10 34 (14.98%) Git (software)
11 32 (14.10%) Manufacturing
12 31 (13.66%) Python
12 31 (13.66%) ETL
13 30 (13.22%) Project Management
13 30 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (13.22%) Data Science
14 29 (12.78%) Computer Science
15 27 (11.89%) Scala
15 27 (11.89%) Linux
15 27 (11.89%) Mentoring
16 26 (11.45%) Data Centre
16 26 (11.45%) Presales
16 26 (11.45%) Cisco
17 25 (11.01%) JavaScript
17 25 (11.01%) HTML
17 25 (11.01%) Algorithms
18 24 (10.57%) Business Intelligence

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 21 (9.25%) Apache Spark
2 17 (7.49%) Apache
3 14 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (5.29%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.20%) CMS
6 4 (1.76%) SAS
7 3 (1.32%) Confluence
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.88%) nginx
8 2 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.44%) Documentum
9 1 (0.44%) Drupal
9 1 (0.44%) IIS
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.64%) TrackWise
2 2 (0.88%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.88%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.44%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.44%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (0.44%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.44%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.37%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.29%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.08%) SaaS
4 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.64%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 6 (2.64%) Veeva
5 5 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.20%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.20%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.88%) npm
7 2 (0.88%) Office 365
7 2 (0.88%) PaaS
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.25%) Wireless
2 19 (8.37%) Unified Communications
3 15 (6.61%) Wireless Security
4 7 (3.08%) Firewall
4 7 (3.08%) HTTP
4 7 (3.08%) IPsec
5 6 (2.64%) Internet
6 4 (1.76%) LAN
6 4 (1.76%) SSL
6 4 (1.76%) WAN
7 3 (1.32%) BGP
7 3 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.32%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (1.32%) HSRP
7 3 (1.32%) MPLS
7 3 (1.32%) OSPF
7 3 (1.32%) VoIP
7 3 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.30%) Big Data
2 23 (10.13%) SQL Server
3 20 (8.81%) NoSQL
4 17 (7.49%) Hadoop
5 16 (7.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (6.61%) Apache Hive
6 15 (6.61%) MongoDB
6 15 (6.61%) MySQL
7 14 (6.17%) HBase
7 14 (6.17%) Impala
8 12 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (5.29%) Power BI
8 12 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.52%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (3.08%) Qlik Sense
10 7 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.08%) Star Schema
10 7 (3.08%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (14.98%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.37%) Jenkins
3 15 (6.61%) JUnit
4 9 (3.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.76%) JIRA
6 3 (1.32%) git-flow
6 3 (1.32%) gulp
6 3 (1.32%) Mocha
6 3 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.88%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.88%) Grunt
7 2 (0.88%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.88%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.88%) webpack
8 1 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.44%) Hudson
8 1 (0.44%) Protractor
8 1 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 57 (25.11%) Finance
2 50 (22.03%) Retail
3 32 (14.10%) Manufacturing
4 22 (9.69%) Telecoms
5 14 (6.17%) Banking
6 11 (4.85%) German Language
7 10 (4.41%) Italian Language
7 10 (4.41%) Marketing
8 8 (3.52%) Legal
9 4 (1.76%) Automotive
10 3 (1.32%) Law
10 3 (1.32%) Publishing
11 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.88%) Billing
11 2 (0.88%) French Language
12 1 (0.44%) Advertising
12 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.44%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (19.38%) Developer
2 35 (15.42%) Analyst
3 32 (14.10%) Architect
4 30 (13.22%) Consultant
5 23 (10.13%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (8.37%) Technical Architect
7 18 (7.93%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 17 (7.49%) Data Engineer
8 17 (7.49%) Project Manager
8 17 (7.49%) Senior Developer
9 15 (6.61%) Business Analyst
10 14 (6.17%) Big Data Engineer
10 14 (6.17%) Cisco Architect
10 14 (6.17%) Cisco Solutions Architect
11 12 (5.29%) Java Developer
11 12 (5.29%) Security Analyst
12 11 (4.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 10 (4.41%) IT Manager
14 9 (3.96%) IT Project Manager
14 9 (3.96%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.01%) HTML
2 21 (9.25%) CSS
3 19 (8.37%) React
4 17 (7.49%) HTML5
5 16 (7.05%) Redux
6 13 (5.73%) jQuery
6 13 (5.73%) Node.js
6 13 (5.73%) Spring
7 12 (5.29%) Django
8 11 (4.85%) Web Services
9 10 (4.41%) AngularJS
9 10 (4.41%) Kafka
10 9 (3.96%) Akka
10 9 (3.96%) CSS3
10 9 (3.96%) XML
11 8 (3.52%) .NET
11 8 (3.52%) JSON
12 7 (3.08%) RESTful
12 7 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (3.08%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.70%) Life Science
2 38 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (12.78%) Computer Science
4 26 (11.45%) Data Centre
5 25 (11.01%) Algorithms
6 20 (8.81%) Data Structures
7 15 (6.61%) Virtual Team
8 13 (5.73%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (4.85%) NHS
10 9 (3.96%) FMCG
11 8 (3.52%) User Experience
12 7 (3.08%) Management Information System
12 7 (3.08%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.76%) Biotechnology
13 4 (1.76%) Cyberattack
13 4 (1.76%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (1.76%) PKI
14 3 (1.32%) EMC VMAX
14 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (1.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.89%) Linux
2 15 (6.61%) Unix
3 9 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.64%) Windows
5 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.44%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) CentOS
6 1 (0.44%) Debian
6 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (22.47%) Analytics
3 48 (21.15%) TDD
4 39 (17.18%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (13.66%) ETL
6 30 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (13.22%) Data Science
6 30 (13.22%) Project Management
7 27 (11.89%) Mentoring
8 26 (11.45%) Presales
9 24 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (10.57%) Machine Learning
10 22 (9.69%) BDD
11 21 (9.25%) Data Analytics
12 19 (8.37%) Artificial Intelligence
12 19 (8.37%) Data Modelling
13 18 (7.93%) Network Design
13 18 (7.93%) Technical Architecture
14 17 (7.49%) Data Management
15 16 (7.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 48 (21.15%) Java
2 39 (17.18%) SQL
3 31 (13.66%) Python
4 27 (11.89%) Scala
5 25 (11.01%) JavaScript
6 12 (5.29%) C#
7 8 (3.52%) Apex Code
8 6 (2.64%) PHP
9 5 (2.20%) Java 8
10 4 (1.76%) C
10 4 (1.76%) F#
10 4 (1.76%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.32%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.88%) R
12 2 (0.88%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.44%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.44%) C++
13 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.44%) Perl
13 1 (0.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 48 (21.15%) Degree
2 22 (9.69%) CCIE
2 22 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (7.49%) CCNA
4 10 (4.41%) CCIE Data Center
4 10 (4.41%) CCIE Service Provider
4 10 (4.41%) CCNP
5 8 (3.52%) CISSP
5 8 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.76%) CCIE Security
6 4 (1.76%) CISA
6 4 (1.76%) CISM
6 4 (1.76%) CRISC
6 4 (1.76%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.76%) SANS
7 3 (1.32%) EMC Certification
7 3 (1.32%) PhD
7 3 (1.32%) VCAP
7 3 (1.32%) VCDX
7 3 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.05%) GxP
2 14 (6.17%) QA
3 9 (3.96%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 9 (3.96%) GDPR
3 9 (3.96%) PMO
4 8 (3.52%) Data Quality
5 6 (2.64%) GAMP
5 6 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.76%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (1.76%) FIPS 140-2
6 4 (1.76%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.88%) HL7
7 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.88%) NIST 800
7 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.88%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 19 (8.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.17%) HDFS
3 3 (1.32%) Docker
4 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Ansible
1 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.44%) Nagios
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
1 1 (0.44%) SCOM
1 1 (0.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (11.45%) Cisco
2 24 (10.57%) F5
3 23 (10.13%) VMware
4 22 (9.69%) Oracle
5 21 (9.25%) Dell
5 21 (9.25%) EMC
5 21 (9.25%) NetApp
5 21 (9.25%) Splunk
6 14 (6.17%) Cloudera
6 14 (6.17%) Hortonworks
6 14 (6.17%) MapR
6 14 (6.17%) Tableau
7 12 (5.29%) Microsoft
8 10 (4.41%) SAP
9 8 (3.52%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (3.08%) Palo Alto
11 5 (2.20%) Apple
12 3 (1.32%) Adobe
12 3 (1.32%) hybris