Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 408 414 426
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 -55
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 131 130 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.41% 1.31% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 99 114 177
South East median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +22.09% -4.44%
10th Percentile £28,950 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% -4.00%

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 9,309 9,913 12,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.98% 34.49% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7,466 7,634 10,124
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 15 October 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 15 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
Thames Valley +29 56 £40,000 -20.00% 33
Surrey +21 43 £40,000 -27.27% 7
Berkshire +13 36 £50,000 -1.48% 18
Oxfordshire +5 16 £40,000 -21.95% 6
Hampshire -26 14 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Middlesex -1 5 £56,000 +47.37% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 4 £38,000 -1.30% 10
Kent +14 3 £37,500 -42.31% 4
West Sussex +1 2 £50,000 - 2
Isle of Wight - 2 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 South East region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 43 (32.82%) Life Science
2 32 (24.43%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (23.66%) Project Management
4 28 (21.37%) Microsoft
5 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Excel
6 22 (16.79%) Degree
7 21 (16.03%) Data Management
7 21 (16.03%) HTML
8 20 (15.27%) Computer Science
9 19 (14.50%) JavaScript
9 19 (14.50%) Analytics
10 18 (13.74%) User Experience
11 17 (12.98%) Chemistry
11 17 (12.98%) Biology
11 17 (12.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (11.45%) Marketing
12 15 (11.45%) SAP
12 15 (11.45%) Time Management
13 14 (10.69%) CSS
13 14 (10.69%) C#
13 14 (10.69%) GAMP
13 14 (10.69%) Business Development
14 13 (9.92%) SQL
14 13 (9.92%) Management Information System
14 13 (9.92%) jQuery
15 12 (9.16%) Test Automation
15 12 (9.16%) Computer Science Degree
15 12 (9.16%) Risk Management
15 12 (9.16%) .NET

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 10 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.34%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) SAS
4 1 (0.76%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (12.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (3.82%) SAP BPC
2 5 (3.82%) SAP GRC
2 5 (3.82%) SAP GTS
2 5 (3.82%) SAP MDG
3 2 (1.53%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.76%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.34%) Office 365
2 7 (5.34%) PaaS
3 4 (3.05%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.53%) SaaS
4 2 (1.53%) Veeva
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.76%) GitHub
5 1 (0.76%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) Intranet
2 3 (2.29%) Internet
3 2 (1.53%) DHCP
3 2 (1.53%) DNS
3 2 (1.53%) Firewall
3 2 (1.53%) LAN
3 2 (1.53%) NAS
3 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.53%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.53%) VLAN
3 2 (1.53%) VPN
3 2 (1.53%) Wireless
3 2 (1.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) SAP BW
3 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.29%) EDMS
4 3 (2.29%) MySQL
4 3 (2.29%) Power BI
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.53%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.76%) OLAP
6 1 (0.76%) OLTP
6 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.29%) JIRA
2 3 (2.29%) Xcode
3 2 (1.53%) Protractor
3 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.76%) ERwin
4 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 15 (11.45%) Marketing
2 11 (8.40%) Finance
3 8 (6.11%) Retail
4 6 (4.58%) Banking
4 6 (4.58%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.82%) Electronics
5 5 (3.82%) German Language
6 2 (1.53%) Automotive
6 2 (1.53%) Back Office
6 2 (1.53%) French Language
6 2 (1.53%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.53%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.53%) Publishing
6 2 (1.53%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.76%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (18.32%) Developer
2 15 (11.45%) Analyst
3 14 (10.69%) Consultant
4 12 (9.16%) Software Consultant
5 11 (8.40%) Trainer
5 11 (8.40%) Training Consultant
6 9 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.11%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Business Manager
8 7 (5.34%) Design Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Architect
10 5 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery Manager
10 5 (3.82%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.03%) HTML
2 14 (10.69%) CSS
3 13 (9.92%) jQuery
4 12 (9.16%) .NET
5 11 (8.40%) Web Services
6 9 (6.87%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.05%) Ajax
8 4 (3.05%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (3.05%) LAMP
8 4 (3.05%) Laravel
8 4 (3.05%) Sass
9 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (2.29%) HTML5
10 2 (1.53%) Classic ASP
10 2 (1.53%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (1.53%) Node.js
10 2 (1.53%) React
10 2 (1.53%) RESTful
11 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (32.82%) Life Science
2 20 (15.27%) Computer Science
3 18 (13.74%) User Experience
4 13 (9.92%) Management Information System
5 11 (8.40%) e-Learning
6 9 (6.87%) Data Centre
6 9 (6.87%) Mobile App
7 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (6.11%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (5.34%) PMI
9 6 (4.58%) Social Media
9 6 (4.58%) Social Network
10 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (3.82%) iPad
11 4 (3.05%) Algorithms
11 4 (3.05%) Biotechnology
11 4 (3.05%) Digital Media
11 4 (3.05%) Graphic Design
11 4 (3.05%) NHS
12 3 (2.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.34%) Linux
2 5 (3.82%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.53%) VxWorks
3 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) CentOS
4 1 (0.76%) Debian
4 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.43%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (23.66%) Project Management
3 21 (16.03%) Data Management
4 19 (14.50%) Analytics
5 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.98%) Biology
5 17 (12.98%) Chemistry
6 15 (11.45%) Time Management
7 14 (10.69%) Business Development
8 12 (9.16%) ERP
8 12 (9.16%) PRINCE2
8 12 (9.16%) Risk Management
8 12 (9.16%) Software Engineering
8 12 (9.16%) Test Automation
9 10 (7.63%) Business Continuity
10 9 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (6.87%) ITIL
10 9 (6.87%) Quality Management
10 9 (6.87%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (10.69%) C#
3 13 (9.92%) SQL
4 9 (6.87%) PHP
5 7 (5.34%) C++
6 6 (4.58%) C
7 2 (1.53%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.53%) Embedded C++
7 2 (1.53%) Go
7 2 (1.53%) Java
7 2 (1.53%) Python
8 1 (0.76%) ABAP
8 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.76%) ES6
8 1 (0.76%) Lua
8 1 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.76%) Ruby
8 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.76%) VB
8 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (16.79%) Degree
2 12 (9.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (7.63%) PhD
4 7 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.34%) Master's Degree
4 7 (5.34%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.82%) SAP Certification
6 4 (3.05%) CISM
6 4 (3.05%) CISSP
6 4 (3.05%) ISEB
6 4 (3.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.69%) GAMP
2 9 (6.87%) GxP
3 6 (4.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (3.82%) GMP
5 4 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (3.05%) NIST 800
5 4 (3.05%) PCI DSS
6 3 (2.29%) GDPR
6 3 (2.29%) QA
7 2 (1.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (1.53%) HL7
7 2 (1.53%) MISRA
7 2 (1.53%) MISRA C
7 2 (1.53%) PMO
8 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.76%) GLP
System Software
1 10 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.29%) Docker
3 3 (2.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Galera Cluster
1 1 (0.76%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 28 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.45%) SAP
3 5 (3.82%) Ariba
3 5 (3.82%) Oracle
4 4 (3.05%) Google
4 4 (3.05%) VMware
5 2 (1.53%) Cisco
5 2 (1.53%) Dell
5 2 (1.53%) EMC
5 2 (1.53%) F5
5 2 (1.53%) IBM
5 2 (1.53%) NetApp
5 2 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.53%) Splunk
5 2 (1.53%) Veeam
6 1 (0.76%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.76%) hybris
6 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.76%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter