Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 375 425 397
Rank change year-on-year +50 -28 +3
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 142 125 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.51% 0.40% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.63% 1.18% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 94 99 157
South East median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +9.38% +1.05%
10th Percentile £26,075 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,450 £110,000 £76,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - -

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 8,701 10,566 11,687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.03% 34.01% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6,764 8,156 9,190
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +49 80 £40,000 -11.11% 32
Oxfordshire +65 53 £40,000 -15.79% 11
Surrey +42 44 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Berkshire -9 24 £52,500 +23.53% 14
Hampshire +8 9 £36,250 -75.83% 9
Middlesex -15 4 £40,000 -25.93% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 3 £58,750 +52.60% 8
Kent +25 2 £37,500 -42.31% 3
Isle of Wight - 1 £32,500 -
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 55 (38.73%) Life Science
2 43 (30.28%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (28.17%) Analytics
4 32 (22.54%) Microsoft
5 30 (21.13%) PhD
5 30 (21.13%) Project Management
6 29 (20.42%) JavaScript
6 29 (20.42%) Data Analysis
6 29 (20.42%) Algorithms
7 28 (19.72%) Mathematics
8 27 (19.01%) Data Science
9 26 (18.31%) Computer Science
9 26 (18.31%) Microsoft Excel
10 25 (17.61%) Microsoft Office
11 23 (16.20%) Risk Management
11 23 (16.20%) Data Management
12 21 (14.79%) Java
13 20 (14.08%) Chemistry
14 19 (13.38%) Biology
14 19 (13.38%) C#
15 18 (12.68%) Software Engineering
16 16 (11.27%) Degree
17 15 (10.56%) Marketing
17 15 (10.56%) C++
18 14 (9.86%) C
18 14 (9.86%) .NET
18 14 (9.86%) PRINCE2
19 13 (9.15%) SAP
19 13 (9.15%) Python
19 13 (9.15%) Management Information System

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 7 (4.93%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) Drupal
4 1 (0.70%) JBoss
4 1 (0.70%) SAS
4 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (18.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (17.61%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (9.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) SAP BPC
1 5 (3.52%) SAP GRC
1 5 (3.52%) SAP GTS
1 5 (3.52%) SAP MDG
1 5 (3.52%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.70%) TrackWise
2 1 (0.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.93%) Office 365
2 7 (4.93%) PaaS
3 3 (2.11%) Veeva
4 2 (1.41%) SaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.70%) GitHub
5 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.70%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) DHCP
1 1 (0.70%) DNS
1 1 (0.70%) Firewall
1 1 (0.70%) Intranet
1 1 (0.70%) LAN
1 1 (0.70%) NAS
1 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.70%) VLAN
1 1 (0.70%) VPN
1 1 (0.70%) Wireless
1 1 (0.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.52%) SAP BW
1 5 (3.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.11%) Big Data
2 3 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.41%) EDMS
3 2 (1.41%) MySQL
3 2 (1.41%) Power BI
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.70%) KNIME
4 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.11%) Xcode
3 2 (1.41%) Protractor
4 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.70%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.70%) Subversion
4 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (10.56%) Marketing
2 6 (4.23%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.52%) Electronics
4 4 (2.82%) Banking
4 4 (2.82%) German Language
4 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.11%) Back Office
5 3 (2.11%) Retail
6 2 (1.41%) Legal
6 2 (1.41%) Publishing
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) French Language
7 1 (0.70%) Games
7 1 (0.70%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.70%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (17.61%) Developer
2 23 (16.20%) Analyst
3 11 (7.75%) Consultant
3 11 (7.75%) Project Manager
3 11 (7.75%) Software Consultant
3 11 (7.75%) Software Manager
3 11 (7.75%) Software Project Manager
3 11 (7.75%) Support Manager
3 11 (7.75%) Trainer
3 11 (7.75%) Training Consultant
4 10 (7.04%) Software Developer
5 9 (6.34%) Graduate
5 9 (6.34%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.63%) Applications Engineer
6 8 (5.63%) Graduate Test Engineer
6 8 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (5.63%) Scientific Software Developer
6 8 (5.63%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (5.63%) Test Engineer
7 7 (4.93%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.86%) .NET
2 12 (8.45%) AngularJS
2 12 (8.45%) HTML
2 12 (8.45%) Web Services
3 11 (7.75%) CSS
4 9 (6.34%) jQuery
5 8 (5.63%) React
6 4 (2.82%) Ajax
6 4 (2.82%) Sass
7 3 (2.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.11%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (2.11%) LAMP
7 3 (2.11%) Laravel
8 2 (1.41%) Classic ASP
8 2 (1.41%) Node.js
8 2 (1.41%) RESTful
9 1 (0.70%) EDI
9 1 (0.70%) JSON
9 1 (0.70%) Swing
9 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (38.73%) Life Science
2 29 (20.42%) Algorithms
3 13 (9.15%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.75%) e-Learning
5 8 (5.63%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.93%) PMI
6 7 (4.93%) User Experience
7 5 (3.52%) Biotechnology
7 5 (3.52%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (3.52%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.52%) NHS
8 4 (2.82%) Robotics
8 4 (2.82%) SCADA
9 3 (2.11%) Animation
9 3 (2.11%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.11%) iPad
10 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.04%) Windows
2 6 (4.23%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.41%) Linux
4 1 (0.70%) CentOS
4 1 (0.70%) Debian
4 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.70%) Unix
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.28%) Problem-Solving
2 40 (28.17%) Analytics
3 30 (21.13%) Project Management
4 29 (20.42%) Data Analysis
5 28 (19.72%) Mathematics
6 27 (19.01%) Data Science
7 26 (18.31%) Computer Science
8 23 (16.20%) Data Management
8 23 (16.20%) Risk Management
9 20 (14.08%) Chemistry
10 19 (13.38%) Biology
11 18 (12.68%) Software Engineering
12 14 (9.86%) PRINCE2
13 13 (9.15%) Business Analysis
14 12 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (8.45%) ERP
14 12 (8.45%) Line Management
14 12 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (8.45%) Test Automation
15 11 (7.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (20.42%) JavaScript
2 21 (14.79%) Java
3 19 (13.38%) C#
4 15 (10.56%) C++
5 14 (9.86%) C
6 13 (9.15%) Python
7 11 (7.75%) SQL
8 8 (5.63%) MATLAB
8 8 (5.63%) R
9 5 (3.52%) PHP
10 2 (1.41%) Scala
11 1 (0.70%) ES6
11 1 (0.70%) Go
11 1 (0.70%) Lua
11 1 (0.70%) Perl
11 1 (0.70%) Ruby
11 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (21.13%) PhD
2 16 (11.27%) Degree
3 12 (8.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.63%) ISTQB
5 7 (4.93%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (4.93%) Master's Degree
5 7 (4.93%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.52%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.70%) APMP
7 1 (0.70%) CISM
7 1 (0.70%) CISSP
7 1 (0.70%) HND
7 1 (0.70%) ISEB
7 1 (0.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.04%) GAMP
2 9 (6.34%) GxP
3 8 (5.63%) GDPR
4 6 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (2.82%) PMO
6 2 (1.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (1.41%) HL7
6 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.70%) CDISC
7 1 (0.70%) GLP
7 1 (0.70%) GMP
7 1 (0.70%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.82%) Firmware
3 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) SCCM
1 5 (3.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.15%) SAP
3 5 (3.52%) Ariba
3 5 (3.52%) Oracle
4 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.41%) IBM
5 2 (1.41%) VMware
6 1 (0.70%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco
6 1 (0.70%) Dell
6 1 (0.70%) EMC
6 1 (0.70%) F5
6 1 (0.70%) Google
6 1 (0.70%) NetApp
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.70%) Splunk
6 1 (0.70%) Tableau
6 1 (0.70%) Twitter
6 1 (0.70%) Veeam