Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > London
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 542 557 517
Rank change year-on-year +15 -40 +71
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 305 278 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.40% 0.49%
As % of the General category 0.89% 0.78% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 184 189 303
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,375 £38,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £92,500 £89,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -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 34,369 35,742 43,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.52% 51.05% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26,797 28,402 37,211
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +6 52 £68,750 +12.24% 14
West London +27 21 £57,000 +9.62% 10
South London -7 8 £23,000 -
East London -3 3 £33,000 -30.53% 5
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 141 (46.23%) Finance
2 115 (37.70%) Degree
3 112 (36.72%) Retail
4 106 (34.75%) Analytics
5 92 (30.16%) Manufacturing
6 88 (28.85%) Cisco
7 83 (27.21%) VMware
7 83 (27.21%) Data Centre
8 81 (26.56%) Presales
8 81 (26.56%) F5
9 79 (25.90%) Wireless
10 78 (25.57%) Dell
10 78 (25.57%) EMC
10 78 (25.57%) NetApp
10 78 (25.57%) Splunk
11 72 (23.61%) Big Data
12 69 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 66 (21.64%) Cisco Certification
13 66 (21.64%) Unified Communications
14 65 (21.31%) CCIE
15 60 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
15 60 (19.67%) Network Design
16 56 (18.36%) CCNA
17 52 (17.05%) Wireless Security
18 48 (15.74%) Technical Architecture
19 40 (13.11%) CCNP
19 40 (13.11%) Banking
20 39 (12.79%) Telecoms
20 39 (12.79%) Java
21 38 (12.46%) JavaScript

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 28 (9.18%) Apache Spark
2 19 (6.23%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (3.61%) CMS
4 6 (1.97%) Apache
4 6 (1.97%) nginx
5 5 (1.64%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.31%) Confluence
6 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.98%) CoreMedia CMS
7 3 (0.98%) Drupal
7 3 (0.98%) SAS
7 3 (0.98%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.33%) Kentico
8 1 (0.33%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.30%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (1.31%) SAP GTS
2 4 (1.31%) SAP SD
3 3 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.98%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.66%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.66%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.66%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.66%) TrackWise
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.33%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.33%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.33%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (2.95%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 7 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.30%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.30%) PaaS
5 5 (1.64%) SaaS
6 4 (1.31%) npm
6 4 (1.31%) Veeva
7 3 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.98%) Route 53
7 3 (0.98%) Serverless
7 3 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.66%) IaaS
8 2 (0.66%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (25.90%) Wireless
2 66 (21.64%) Unified Communications
3 52 (17.05%) Wireless Security
4 7 (2.30%) Cisco Wireless
5 6 (1.97%) Firewall
6 4 (1.31%) Internet
6 4 (1.31%) LAN
6 4 (1.31%) WAN
7 3 (0.98%) BGP
7 3 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.98%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (0.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (0.98%) HSRP
7 3 (0.98%) IPsec
7 3 (0.98%) MPLS
7 3 (0.98%) OSPF
7 3 (0.98%) VoIP
7 3 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (23.61%) Big Data
2 26 (8.52%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.20%) Hadoop
4 19 (6.23%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (5.90%) NoSQL
6 17 (5.57%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.61%) MySQL
8 10 (3.28%) Blockchain
9 8 (2.62%) Data Mart
9 8 (2.62%) Neo4j
9 8 (2.62%) OLAP
10 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.97%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.64%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.64%) Electronic Patient Records
12 5 (1.64%) Star Schema
13 4 (1.31%) EDMS
13 4 (1.31%) Impala
13 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (6.23%) Jenkins
2 12 (3.93%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.28%) TeamCity
4 7 (2.30%) Maven
5 6 (1.97%) Travis CI
6 5 (1.64%) JIRA
7 4 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.31%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.31%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.31%) Selenium
7 4 (1.31%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.66%) Grunt
9 2 (0.66%) gulp
9 2 (0.66%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.66%) NUnit
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 141 (46.23%) Finance
2 112 (36.72%) Retail
3 92 (30.16%) Manufacturing
4 40 (13.11%) Banking
5 39 (12.79%) Telecoms
6 33 (10.82%) Marketing
7 23 (7.54%) German Language
7 23 (7.54%) Italian Language
8 18 (5.90%) Law
9 14 (4.59%) Advertising
10 9 (2.95%) Billing
11 7 (2.30%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.64%) Automotive
13 4 (1.31%) Legal
14 3 (0.98%) Back Office
14 3 (0.98%) Games
15 2 (0.66%) Local Government
16 1 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
16 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (23.93%) Architect
2 67 (21.97%) Solutions Architect
3 55 (18.03%) Technical Architect
4 52 (17.05%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 43 (14.10%) Cisco Architect
5 43 (14.10%) Cisco Solutions Architect
5 43 (14.10%) Developer
6 40 (13.11%) Consultant
7 37 (12.13%) Analyst
8 22 (7.21%) Business Analyst
9 17 (5.57%) Salesforce Consultant
9 17 (5.57%) Technical Consultant
10 16 (5.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 14 (4.59%) Data Engineer
12 13 (4.26%) Cisco Security Architect
12 13 (4.26%) Java Developer
12 13 (4.26%) Security Architect
12 13 (4.26%) Security Solutions Architect
12 13 (4.26%) Security Technical Architect
13 12 (3.93%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.87%) HTML
2 22 (7.21%) CSS
3 21 (6.89%) .NET
3 21 (6.89%) Web Services
4 17 (5.57%) HTML5
4 17 (5.57%) Mason
5 13 (4.26%) AngularJS
5 13 (4.26%) ASP.NET
5 13 (4.26%) CSS3
6 11 (3.61%) jQuery
7 8 (2.62%) Angular 2
7 8 (2.62%) React
7 8 (2.62%) Sphinx
8 6 (1.97%) XML
9 5 (1.64%) LESS
9 5 (1.64%) Node.js
9 5 (1.64%) Redux
9 5 (1.64%) RESTful
9 5 (1.64%) Sass
9 5 (1.64%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 83 (27.21%) Data Centre
2 37 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (11.15%) Life Science
4 26 (8.52%) Algorithms
5 23 (7.54%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (5.90%) Management Information System
7 16 (5.25%) Computer Science
8 14 (4.59%) FMCG
9 10 (3.28%) Data Structures
10 9 (2.95%) Mobile App
11 8 (2.62%) EMC VMAX
11 8 (2.62%) iPad
12 7 (2.30%) NHS
13 6 (1.97%) e-Learning
13 6 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.97%) User Experience
14 5 (1.64%) Replication
15 4 (1.31%) Cyber Defence
15 4 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
16 3 (0.98%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.82%) Linux
2 12 (3.93%) Windows
3 4 (1.31%) Unix
4 3 (0.98%) Android
4 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.33%) CentOS
6 1 (0.33%) Debian
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (34.75%) Analytics
2 81 (26.56%) Presales
3 60 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (19.67%) Network Design
4 48 (15.74%) Technical Architecture
5 36 (11.80%) ETL
6 34 (11.15%) Decision-Making
7 32 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (9.84%) Business Development
9 28 (9.18%) Network Segmentation
10 24 (7.87%) Data Modelling
10 24 (7.87%) Project Management
11 23 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (7.21%) Software Engineering
13 21 (6.89%) Front End Development
13 21 (6.89%) Mentoring
14 19 (6.23%) Coaching
15 18 (5.90%) TDD
16 17 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (5.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (12.79%) Java
2 38 (12.46%) JavaScript
3 36 (11.80%) SQL
4 19 (6.23%) C#
5 17 (5.57%) Apex Code
6 15 (4.92%) Scala
7 13 (4.26%) Python
8 10 (3.28%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.95%) Perl
9 9 (2.95%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.95%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.64%) C++
10 5 (1.64%) R
11 4 (1.31%) VB
12 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.98%) Java 8
12 3 (0.98%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.98%) PHP
13 2 (0.66%) Ruby
13 2 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 115 (37.70%) Degree
2 66 (21.64%) Cisco Certification
3 65 (21.31%) CCIE
4 56 (18.36%) CCNA
5 40 (13.11%) CCNP
6 23 (7.54%) CCIE Data Center
6 23 (7.54%) CCIE Service Provider
7 16 (5.25%) CCDE
7 16 (5.25%) CCDP
8 14 (4.59%) CCIE Security
9 12 (3.93%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 12 (3.93%) CCIE Wireless
10 9 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (2.62%) CISSP
11 8 (2.62%) EMC Certification
11 8 (2.62%) MCSD
11 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 8 (2.62%) VCAP
11 8 (2.62%) VCDX
11 8 (2.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.57%) QA
2 10 (3.28%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.31%) GxP
4 3 (0.98%) Actionable Recommendations
4 3 (0.98%) GDPR
4 3 (0.98%) PMO
5 2 (0.66%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.66%) HL7
6 1 (0.33%) GCP
6 1 (0.33%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (6.23%) Docker
3 5 (1.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (3.93%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.61%) Ansible
3 10 (3.28%) Terraform
4 8 (2.62%) Puppet
4 8 (2.62%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (2.30%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.33%) Grafana
7 1 (0.33%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.33%) Mesos
7 1 (0.33%) Nagios
7 1 (0.33%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (28.85%) Cisco
2 83 (27.21%) VMware
3 81 (26.56%) F5
4 78 (25.57%) Dell
4 78 (25.57%) EMC
4 78 (25.57%) NetApp
4 78 (25.57%) Splunk
5 21 (6.89%) Microsoft
6 20 (6.56%) Oracle
7 18 (5.90%) SAP
8 17 (5.57%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (2.95%) MicroStrategy
10 8 (2.62%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.62%) Google
11 7 (2.30%) hybris
12 6 (1.97%) Atlassian
12 6 (1.97%) Palo Alto
12 6 (1.97%) Sitecore
13 5 (1.64%) Citrix
14 4 (1.31%) SaltStack