Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 428 397 390
Rank change year-on-year -31 -7 -21
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 127 166 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.53% 0.67%
As % of the General category 1.22% 1.56% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 90 135 222
South East median annual salary £47,500 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% +8.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £110,500 £82,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 10,389 10,641 14,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.89% 33.78% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8,130 8,192 11,826
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% -

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Surrey -2 47 £47,500 -34.48% 7
Thames Valley -35 46 £38,500 -14.44% 36
Berkshire +10 35 £35,000 -36.36% 21
Middlesex +8 14 £54,000 +1.89%
Hampshire - 11 £150,000 - 4
Oxfordshire -27 10 £55,000 +37.50% 9
West Sussex +2 4 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -25 1 - - 6
Kent - 1 £67,500 - 3
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 41 (32.28%) HTML
1 41 (32.28%) JavaScript
1 41 (32.28%) CSS
2 38 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (21.26%) PHP
4 25 (19.69%) SQL
5 24 (18.90%) Oracle
5 24 (18.90%) Project Management
6 23 (18.11%) Degree
7 22 (17.32%) Marketing
8 21 (16.54%) MVC
8 21 (16.54%) Finance
8 21 (16.54%) LAMP
9 19 (14.96%) .NET
9 19 (14.96%) C#
9 19 (14.96%) jQuery
10 18 (14.17%) MySQL
11 17 (13.39%) SQL Server
11 17 (13.39%) Mathematics
11 17 (13.39%) SaaS
12 16 (12.60%) Manufacturing
13 15 (11.81%) Telecoms
13 15 (11.81%) OO
13 15 (11.81%) CodeIgniter
14 14 (11.02%) Web Services
14 14 (11.02%) XML
14 14 (11.02%) XSLT
14 14 (11.02%) Microsoft
14 14 (11.02%) Scrum
14 14 (11.02%) Digital Media

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (6.30%) Apache
2 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (3.94%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.15%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.15%) CMS
3 4 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.94%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.79%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.39%) SaaS
2 8 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.30%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (6.30%) Amazon ELB
2 8 (6.30%) Amazon S3
2 8 (6.30%) Route 53
3 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.15%) Veeva
5 1 (0.79%) IaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Office 365
5 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.30%) Firewall
1 8 (6.30%) FTP
1 8 (6.30%) SNMP
1 8 (6.30%) SSL
1 8 (6.30%) VPN
2 5 (3.94%) DHCP
2 5 (3.94%) DNS
3 2 (1.57%) Intranet
3 2 (1.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.17%) MySQL
2 17 (13.39%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.30%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (6.30%) DB2
3 8 (6.30%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.15%) Big Data
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.79%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.79%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Subversion
2 9 (7.09%) Toad
3 8 (6.30%) Ant
3 8 (6.30%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.30%) Maven
3 8 (6.30%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.79%) Grunt
5 1 (0.79%) gulp
5 1 (0.79%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (17.32%) Marketing
2 21 (16.54%) Finance
3 16 (12.60%) Manufacturing
4 15 (11.81%) Telecoms
5 13 (10.24%) Banking
6 6 (4.72%) German Language
6 6 (4.72%) Retail
7 2 (1.57%) Back Office
7 2 (1.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.79%) Automotive
8 1 (0.79%) Billing
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.79%) Publishing
8 1 (0.79%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (31.50%) Developer
2 15 (11.81%) C# Developer
3 14 (11.02%) .NET Developer
3 14 (11.02%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (10.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (10.24%) PHP Developer
4 13 (10.24%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.45%) Project Manager
6 11 (8.66%) Account Executive
7 10 (7.87%) Analyst
7 10 (7.87%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Senior SQL Developer
7 10 (7.87%) SQL Developer
8 9 (7.09%) LAMP Developer
8 9 (7.09%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
8 9 (7.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 9 (7.09%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (32.28%) CSS
1 41 (32.28%) HTML
2 21 (16.54%) LAMP
3 19 (14.96%) .NET
3 19 (14.96%) jQuery
4 15 (11.81%) CodeIgniter
5 14 (11.02%) Web Services
5 14 (11.02%) XML
5 14 (11.02%) XSLT
6 13 (10.24%) Laravel
7 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (5.51%) HTML5
9 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.72%) Symfony
10 5 (3.94%) CSS3
10 5 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.15%) RESTful
11 4 (3.15%) WCF
12 2 (1.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Digital Media
2 11 (8.66%) Life Science
3 10 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.30%) FMCG
5 7 (5.51%) User Experience
6 6 (4.72%) Algorithms
6 6 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.15%) e-Learning
8 4 (3.15%) NHS
8 4 (3.15%) PKI
8 4 (3.15%) PMI
9 3 (2.36%) Tandem
10 2 (1.57%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.66%) Windows
2 8 (6.30%) Linux
2 8 (6.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.79%) Unix
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.90%) Project Management
3 21 (16.54%) MVC
4 17 (13.39%) Mathematics
5 15 (11.81%) OO
6 14 (11.02%) Scrum
6 14 (11.02%) SDLC
7 13 (10.24%) Front End Development
8 11 (8.66%) TDD
9 10 (7.87%) Analytics
9 10 (7.87%) OOP
10 9 (7.09%) Business Analysis
10 9 (7.09%) Process Management
11 8 (6.30%) Contact Management
11 8 (6.30%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.30%) Customer-Centricity
11 8 (6.30%) DevOps
11 8 (6.30%) Service Delivery
12 7 (5.51%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.28%) JavaScript
2 27 (21.26%) PHP
3 25 (19.69%) SQL
4 19 (14.96%) C#
5 13 (10.24%) Java
6 8 (6.30%) Bash Shell
6 8 (6.30%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.30%) Python
6 8 (6.30%) Ruby
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) C++
7 1 (0.79%) R
7 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (18.11%) Degree
2 4 (3.15%) MCITP
2 4 (3.15%) MCSA
2 4 (3.15%) MCSE
2 4 (3.15%) MCTS
2 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.15%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.36%) PhD
4 1 (0.79%) PMP
4 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) GAMP
1 5 (3.94%) GxP
2 3 (2.36%) QA
3 2 (1.57%) HL7
4 1 (0.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (6.30%) Puppet
2 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (3.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (18.90%) Oracle
2 14 (11.02%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.66%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.72%) Cisco
5 4 (3.15%) Adobe
5 4 (3.15%) SAP
5 4 (3.15%) Symantec
6 2 (1.57%) Capita
6 2 (1.57%) HP
7 1 (0.79%) Agilent
7 1 (0.79%) Ariba
7 1 (0.79%) Concur
7 1 (0.79%) IFS
7 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.79%) Mitel
7 1 (0.79%) Twitter
7 1 (0.79%) VMware