Period
to 21 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 380 408 424
Rank change year-on-year +28 +16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 114 134 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the General category 1.42% 1.41% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 92 92 109
South East median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.81% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,025 £31,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £71,250 £70,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8,016 9,495 11,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.91% 33.02% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,940 7,439 8,520
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £26,988
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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
Thames Valley +58 80 £50,000 +25.00% 47
Berkshire +50 53 £70,000 +27.27% 28
Buckinghamshire +24 16 £50,000 +31.58% 9
Surrey +3 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Oxfordshire +6 11 £62,500 +56.25% 10
Hampshire +4 8 £37,500 +3.45% 4
Isle of Wight 0 5 £37,500 +15.38% 1
West Sussex +5 2 £50,000 - 2
Home Counties - 2 - -
Kent -6 1 £28,000 -25.33% 4
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 (35.96%) Degree
2 35 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (22.81%) ITIL
4 24 (21.05%) SAP
4 24 (21.05%) Project Management
4 24 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (20.18%) Risk Management
6 22 (19.30%) Manufacturing
7 18 (15.79%) Finance
7 18 (15.79%) AWS
8 17 (14.91%) Azure
8 17 (14.91%) VMware
9 16 (14.04%) PRINCE2
9 16 (14.04%) Retail
10 14 (12.28%) Banking
10 14 (12.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 14 (12.28%) Google
10 14 (12.28%) Resource Management
10 14 (12.28%) German Language
10 14 (12.28%) Italian Language
10 14 (12.28%) SAP Implementation
10 14 (12.28%) Six Sigma
10 14 (12.28%) PMP
10 14 (12.28%) PMI Certification
10 14 (12.28%) NetApp
10 14 (12.28%) Cisco
10 14 (12.28%) Dell
10 14 (12.28%) EMC
10 14 (12.28%) Decision-Making
10 14 (12.28%) Demand Generation

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 4 (3.51%) CMS
1 4 (3.51%) Drupal
1 4 (3.51%) Umbraco
1 4 (3.51%) WordPress
2 3 (2.63%) Apache Airflow
2 3 (2.63%) Luigi
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (12.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (4.39%) SAP APO
3 5 (4.39%) SAP IBP
3 5 (4.39%) SAP PP
3 5 (4.39%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (4.39%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.79%) AWS
2 17 (14.91%) Azure
3 14 (12.28%) GCP
4 6 (5.26%) PaaS
5 5 (4.39%) IaaS
6 2 (1.75%) Office 365
6 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) Internet
2 4 (3.51%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) Skype
4 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.88%) VLAN
4 1 (0.88%) VoIP
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) MariaDB
1 5 (4.39%) MongoDB
1 5 (4.39%) MySQL
2 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.63%) Travis CI
2 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.88%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) Ranorex
General
1 22 (19.30%) Manufacturing
2 18 (15.79%) Finance
3 16 (14.04%) Retail
4 14 (12.28%) Banking
4 14 (12.28%) German Language
4 14 (12.28%) Italian Language
5 11 (9.65%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.39%) Electronics
7 4 (3.51%) Back Office
7 4 (3.51%) Marketing
8 2 (1.75%) Games
8 2 (1.75%) Publishing
9 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.88%) French Language
9 1 (0.88%) Local Government
9 1 (0.88%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 30 (26.32%) Project Manager
2 14 (12.28%) Analyst
3 11 (9.65%) Architect
3 11 (9.65%) Developer
3 11 (9.65%) SAP Manager
3 11 (9.65%) SAP Project Manager
3 11 (9.65%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (8.77%) Digital Project Manager
4 10 (8.77%) IT Manager
4 10 (8.77%) Presales Solution Architect
4 10 (8.77%) VMware Architect
5 9 (7.89%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (6.14%) IT Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Head of CRM
7 6 (5.26%) Lead Project Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Project Leader
8 5 (4.39%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Business IT Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.40%) .NET
2 7 (6.14%) Web Services
3 5 (4.39%) Node.js
3 5 (4.39%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (2.63%) NumPy
4 3 (2.63%) Pandas
4 3 (2.63%) PyTorch
4 3 (2.63%) scikit-learn
5 2 (1.75%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.75%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.75%) TensorFlow
5 2 (1.75%) WCF
6 1 (0.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.88%) CSS
6 1 (0.88%) HTML
6 1 (0.88%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.28%) EMC VMAX
2 10 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.14%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.39%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.51%) Life Science
5 4 (3.51%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.51%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.75%) e-Health
7 2 (1.75%) EPoS
7 2 (1.75%) FMCG
7 2 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.75%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Linux
1 5 (4.39%) Unix
2 4 (3.51%) Windows
3 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.81%) ITIL
3 24 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (21.05%) Project Management
4 23 (20.18%) Risk Management
5 16 (14.04%) PRINCE2
6 14 (12.28%) Decision-Making
6 14 (12.28%) Demand Generation
6 14 (12.28%) Presales
6 14 (12.28%) Resource Management
6 14 (12.28%) SAP Implementation
6 14 (12.28%) Six Sigma
7 11 (9.65%) Scrum
8 10 (8.77%) Change Control
9 8 (7.02%) CAPA
9 8 (7.02%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.14%) Machine Learning
10 7 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.26%) Service Management
11 6 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.53%) C#
2 10 (8.77%) C
2 10 (8.77%) SQL
3 6 (5.26%) C++
3 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.39%) Go
4 5 (4.39%) Lua
4 5 (4.39%) PHP
4 5 (4.39%) Python
5 4 (3.51%) Java
6 3 (2.63%) Scala
7 2 (1.75%) R
7 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (35.96%) Degree
2 14 (12.28%) PMI Certification
2 14 (12.28%) PMP
3 8 (7.02%) PhD
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) QA
2 6 (5.26%) GxP
3 5 (4.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 5 (4.39%) GAMP
3 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (1.75%) DICOM
5 2 (1.75%) Good Clinical Practice
6 1 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.88%) GDPR
6 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.02%) Docker
2 5 (4.39%) Firmware
2 5 (4.39%) LXC
3 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) SAP
2 17 (14.91%) VMware
3 14 (12.28%) Cisco
3 14 (12.28%) Dell
3 14 (12.28%) EMC
3 14 (12.28%) Google
3 14 (12.28%) NetApp
4 6 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) Avaya
7 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow