Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 414 407 377
Rank change year-on-year -7 -30 -38
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 136 185 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.53% 0.71%
As % of the General category 1.29% 1.51% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 109 163 295
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,900 £28,600
90th Percentile £70,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 10539 12277 15598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.44% 35.41% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8148 9757 12054
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -5 55 £47,500 +18.75% 18
Surrey -15 41 £51,250 +13.89% 3
Berkshire +38 31 £47,500 +5.56% 14
Middlesex +24 21 £54,000 -7.30%
Oxfordshire +8 18 £47,500 +75.93% 4
Hampshire +17 10 £110,000 +76.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -23 6 £38,500 -18.09%
West Sussex -7 4 - -
Kent +14 2 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 37 (27.21%) JavaScript
2 34 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (22.79%) HTML
4 28 (20.59%) CSS
4 28 (20.59%) Life Science
4 28 (20.59%) SDLC
5 26 (19.12%) Java
5 26 (19.12%) SQL
6 25 (18.38%) MVC
6 25 (18.38%) SaaS
7 23 (16.91%) Oracle
8 22 (16.18%) C#
9 21 (15.44%) .NET
9 21 (15.44%) Project Management
9 21 (15.44%) Relational Database
10 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
11 19 (13.97%) PHP
12 18 (13.24%) Manufacturing
13 17 (12.50%) Data Management
14 16 (11.76%) Workflow
14 16 (11.76%) Web Services
14 16 (11.76%) GxP
15 15 (11.03%) Microservices
16 14 (10.29%) User Experience
16 14 (10.29%) Finance
16 14 (10.29%) Marketing
17 13 (9.56%) LAMP
17 13 (9.56%) Microsoft
18 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET
18 12 (8.82%) Firewall

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 (5.88%) Apache
1 8 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.68%) CMS
3 4 (2.94%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.47%) IIS
5 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.74%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.74%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.38%) SaaS
2 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 8 (5.88%) Route 53
4 4 (2.94%) Veeva
5 3 (2.21%) Office 365
6 2 (1.47%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.74%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.82%) Firewall
2 8 (5.88%) FTP
2 8 (5.88%) SNMP
2 8 (5.88%) SSL
2 8 (5.88%) VPN
3 5 (3.68%) LAN
3 5 (3.68%) WAN
4 3 (2.21%) Skype
5 2 (1.47%) DHCP
5 2 (1.47%) DNS
5 2 (1.47%) Internet
5 2 (1.47%) Network Security
5 2 (1.47%) VLAN
6 1 (0.74%) HTTP
6 1 (0.74%) SMS
6 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.44%) Relational Database
2 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.62%) DB2
3 9 (6.62%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (5.88%) MySQL
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Big Data
6 1 (0.74%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.74%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.88%) Ant
2 8 (5.88%) Maven
2 8 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (5.88%) Toad
3 4 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.21%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.47%) JIRA
6 1 (0.74%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.74%) Grunt
6 1 (0.74%) gulp
6 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (13.24%) Manufacturing
2 14 (10.29%) Finance
2 14 (10.29%) Marketing
3 9 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.88%) Banking
5 6 (4.41%) Retail
6 3 (2.21%) Automotive
6 3 (2.21%) German Language
7 2 (1.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.74%) Publishing
8 1 (0.74%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (31.62%) Developer
2 18 (13.24%) Analyst
3 15 (11.03%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.29%) .NET Developer
5 13 (9.56%) C# Developer
6 11 (8.09%) Project Manager
7 10 (7.35%) Applications Support
7 10 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (7.35%) IT Manager
8 9 (6.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (6.62%) Software Analyst
8 9 (6.62%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.88%) Account Executive
9 8 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (5.15%) Software Support Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.41%) Business Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.41%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.79%) HTML
2 28 (20.59%) CSS
3 21 (15.44%) .NET
4 16 (11.76%) Web Services
5 13 (9.56%) LAMP
6 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET
6 12 (8.82%) jQuery
7 11 (8.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (7.35%) HTML5
9 7 (5.15%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (4.41%) LINQ
10 6 (4.41%) RESTful
10 6 (4.41%) Symfony
10 6 (4.41%) WCF
10 6 (4.41%) XML
10 6 (4.41%) XSLT
11 5 (3.68%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (3.68%) CSS3
11 5 (3.68%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.59%) Life Science
2 14 (10.29%) User Experience
3 8 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.15%) Digital Media
5 6 (4.41%) Biotechnology
5 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.41%) FMCG
6 4 (2.94%) e-Learning
6 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.21%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) NHS
8 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.62%) Windows
2 8 (5.88%) Linux
2 8 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.68%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.59%) SDLC
3 25 (18.38%) MVC
4 21 (15.44%) Project Management
5 17 (12.50%) Data Management
6 16 (11.76%) Workflow
7 15 (11.03%) Microservices
8 12 (8.82%) Problem Management
9 11 (8.09%) Analytics
10 9 (6.62%) DevOps
10 9 (6.62%) Supplier Management
10 9 (6.62%) Validation
11 8 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.41%) Business Analysis
12 6 (4.41%) Customer-Centricity
12 6 (4.41%) Line Management
12 6 (4.41%) Migration
12 6 (4.41%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.21%) JavaScript
2 26 (19.12%) Java
2 26 (19.12%) SQL
3 22 (16.18%) C#
4 19 (13.97%) PHP
5 10 (7.35%) Python
6 9 (6.62%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.88%) Ruby
8 2 (1.47%) R
8 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.74%) VB
9 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (7.35%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.76%) GxP
2 4 (2.94%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) GAMP
3 1 (0.74%) HL7
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.47%) Docker
2 2 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (16.91%) Oracle
2 13 (9.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.68%) VMware
5 4 (2.94%) Adobe
6 2 (1.47%) Apple
6 2 (1.47%) Cisco
6 2 (1.47%) Google
6 2 (1.47%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.74%) Agilent
7 1 (0.74%) Capita
7 1 (0.74%) IBM
7 1 (0.74%) SAP
7 1 (0.74%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.74%) Twitter
7 1 (0.74%) Usabilla