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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 336 333
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 78 119 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.61% 0.62%
As % of the General category 1.63% 1.62% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 65 102 94
Median salary £57,500 £42,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.90% -18.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,800 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £57,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  

Pharmaceutical is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4772 7361 7765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 31.85% 37.53% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3744 5843 5826
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +42 28 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Surrey +43 22 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Oxfordshire -7 11 £51,250 +28.12% 2
West Sussex +8 6 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Middlesex +3 4 £53,000 +2.91%
East Sussex - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 48 (29.09%) Project Management
2 35 (21.21%) Degree
3 30 (18.18%) SQL
4 29 (17.58%) Analytics
5 24 (14.55%) Computer Science
6 23 (13.94%) Microsoft
7 22 (13.33%) .NET
8 21 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
9 18 (10.91%) Mentoring
10 16 (9.70%) HTML
10 16 (9.70%) CSS
10 16 (9.70%) Marketing
11 15 (9.09%) C#
11 15 (9.09%) Manufacturing
11 15 (9.09%) Big Data
12 14 (8.48%) Data Centre
12 14 (8.48%) SAP
12 14 (8.48%) PRINCE2
12 14 (8.48%) PhD
12 14 (8.48%) Chemistry
13 13 (7.88%) Spotfire
13 13 (7.88%) CRM
13 13 (7.88%) Finance
13 13 (7.88%) IT Strategy
14 12 (7.27%) Coaching
14 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (7.27%) R
14 12 (7.27%) Windows
14 12 (7.27%) ITIL

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 9 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.21%) CMS
2 2 (1.21%) Documentum
2 2 (1.21%) IIS
2 2 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 11 (6.67%) MS Office
2 8 (4.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (4.85%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.21%) InDesign
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) BPCS
1 5 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.42%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.82%) Data Workbench
4 2 (1.21%) TrackWise
5 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.61%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.03%) Veeva
4 4 (2.42%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.21%) Office 365
5 2 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) SMS
2 2 (1.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.21%) Network Security
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) LAN
3 1 (0.61%) Softphone
3 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.09%) Big Data
3 13 (7.88%) Spotfire
4 10 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.45%) MySQL
6 8 (4.85%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (4.24%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.64%) Data Mining
8 6 (3.64%) KNIME
8 6 (3.64%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.61%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) JIRA
2 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (9.70%) Marketing
2 15 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.88%) Finance
4 10 (6.06%) Publishing
5 9 (5.45%) Retail
6 5 (3.03%) Advertising
6 5 (3.03%) German Language
7 2 (1.21%) Banking
7 2 (1.21%) Danish Language
7 2 (1.21%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.21%) Finnish Language
7 2 (1.21%) French Language
7 2 (1.21%) Norwegian Language
7 2 (1.21%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (18.18%) Analyst
2 18 (10.91%) Project Manager
3 17 (10.30%) Developer
4 16 (9.70%) Business Analyst
5 13 (7.88%) Architect
5 13 (7.88%) Software Developer
6 11 (6.67%) Consultant
7 10 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.06%) Senior Architect
8 9 (5.45%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.45%) HTML CSS Developer
8 9 (5.45%) HTML Developer
8 9 (5.45%) IT Manager
8 9 (5.45%) Software Analyst
9 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (4.85%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (4.85%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (4.85%) Senior Manager
9 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.33%) .NET
2 16 (9.70%) CSS
2 16 (9.70%) HTML
3 10 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 10 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (6.06%) jQuery
4 9 (5.45%) XML
5 8 (4.85%) XSL
6 6 (3.64%) Natural Language Processing
6 6 (3.64%) Web Services
7 5 (3.03%) Angular 2
7 5 (3.03%) Swagger
8 3 (1.82%) HTML5
9 2 (1.21%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.21%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.21%) STL
10 1 (0.61%) Ajax
10 1 (0.61%) JSON
10 1 (0.61%) LINQ
10 1 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.48%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.67%) Life Science
4 11 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.06%) User Experience
6 8 (4.85%) Driving Licence
7 7 (4.24%) FMCG
8 6 (3.64%) Social Media
9 5 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.42%) Biotechnology
10 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.21%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.21%) Graphic Design
11 2 (1.21%) Pharmacovigilance
11 2 (1.21%) PMI
12 1 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.27%) Windows
2 5 (3.03%) Windows 8
3 4 (2.42%) Linux
3 4 (2.42%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.42%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.21%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.21%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.09%) Project Management
2 29 (17.58%) Analytics
3 21 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (10.91%) Mentoring
5 14 (8.48%) Chemistry
5 14 (8.48%) PRINCE2
6 13 (7.88%) CRM
6 13 (7.88%) IT Strategy
7 12 (7.27%) Coaching
7 12 (7.27%) Document Management
7 12 (7.27%) ITIL
7 12 (7.27%) Mathematics
8 10 (6.06%) Business Analysis
8 10 (6.06%) ERP
8 10 (6.06%) Information Management
8 10 (6.06%) MVC
8 10 (6.06%) Quality Management
8 10 (6.06%) SDLC
8 10 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.18%) SQL
2 15 (9.09%) C#
3 12 (7.27%) R
4 11 (6.67%) Python
5 9 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.24%) C++
7 5 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.42%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.42%) Perl
9 3 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.61%) C
10 1 (0.61%) Java
10 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.61%) PHP
10 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.61%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 35 (21.21%) Degree
2 14 (8.48%) PhD
3 6 (3.64%) PMP
4 4 (2.42%) Analytics IQ
4 4 (2.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.21%) CISA
5 2 (1.21%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.61%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.61%) CISSP
6 1 (0.61%) CRISC
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) MBA
6 1 (0.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 10 (6.06%) GxP
2 9 (5.45%) QA
3 7 (4.24%) PMO
4 6 (3.64%) GAMP
5 5 (3.03%) PMBOK
6 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.21%) SLA
7 1 (0.61%) CDISC
7 1 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Vendors
1 23 (13.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.48%) SAP
3 7 (4.24%) Adobe
3 7 (4.24%) Oracle
4 6 (3.64%) IFS
4 6 (3.64%) Tableau
4 6 (3.64%) TIBCO
5 5 (3.03%) Infor
5 5 (3.03%) JD Edwards
5 5 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.42%) Facebook
6 4 (2.42%) Google
6 4 (2.42%) Twitter
7 3 (1.82%) VMware
8 2 (1.21%) Ariba
8 2 (1.21%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.61%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.61%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Workday
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Aesica Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Aesica Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £29,000 to £30,000 per annum - Pro Rota
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, Sussex
SLS Services Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 27 days ago