Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 398 430 434
Rank change year-on-year +32 +4 -32
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 124 114 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the General category 1.56% 1.16% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 90 80 110
South East median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -11.90% +31.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,975 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,750 £72,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +11.11%

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 7,938 9,824 9,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.26% 32.96% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5,847 7,806 7,691
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +70 87 £50,000 +25.00% 17
Berkshire +27 43 £65,000 +30.00% 11
Oxfordshire +40 23 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +36 21 £50,000 +31.58% 1
Surrey +23 17 £55,000 +15.79% 4
East Sussex +21 4 £21,000 -53.33% 1
West Sussex -8 4 £50,000 - 4
Middlesex +1 3 - -
Isle of Wight -3 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Hampshire -1 2 £22,000 -56.00% 7
Home Counties - 2 - -
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 47 (37.90%) Degree
2 46 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (32.26%) Manufacturing
4 34 (27.42%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (25.81%) Risk Management
5 32 (25.81%) SAP
6 28 (22.58%) ITIL
6 28 (22.58%) Project Management
7 24 (19.35%) C#
8 23 (18.55%) .NET
8 23 (18.55%) Finance
9 22 (17.74%) PRINCE2
9 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (16.94%) Software Engineering
11 20 (16.13%) Retail
11 20 (16.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 20 (16.13%) Resource Management
11 20 (16.13%) SAP Implementation
11 20 (16.13%) Six Sigma
11 20 (16.13%) PMP
11 20 (16.13%) PMI Certification
12 19 (15.32%) VMware
13 17 (13.71%) Banking
13 17 (13.71%) NetApp
13 17 (13.71%) Cisco
13 17 (13.71%) Dell
13 17 (13.71%) EMC
13 17 (13.71%) German Language
13 17 (13.71%) Italian Language

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 3 (2.42%) Apache Airflow
1 3 (2.42%) Luigi
2 1 (0.81%) CMS
2 1 (0.81%) Drupal
2 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (16.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.42%) SAP IBP
3 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.61%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (13.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (4.03%) IaaS
3 5 (4.03%) PaaS
4 3 (2.42%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (1.61%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.29%) Internet
2 7 (5.65%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.42%) MariaDB
1 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
1 3 (2.42%) MySQL
1 3 (2.42%) Power BI
1 3 (2.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (1.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.61%) Data Lake
2 2 (1.61%) OLAP
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
1 10 (8.06%) JIRA
2 3 (2.42%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.42%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 40 (32.26%) Manufacturing
2 23 (18.55%) Finance
3 20 (16.13%) Retail
4 17 (13.71%) Banking
4 17 (13.71%) German Language
4 17 (13.71%) Italian Language
5 14 (11.29%) Telecoms
6 8 (6.45%) Electronics
7 4 (3.23%) Back Office
8 3 (2.42%) Marketing
9 2 (1.61%) Games
9 2 (1.61%) Publishing
10 1 (0.81%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) Project Manager
2 19 (15.32%) Analyst
2 19 (15.32%) Developer
3 17 (13.71%) IT Manager
4 15 (12.10%) SAP Manager
4 15 (12.10%) SAP Project Manager
5 13 (10.48%) Architect
5 13 (10.48%) IT Project Manager
5 13 (10.48%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (8.87%) Presales Solution Architect
6 11 (8.87%) VMware Architect
7 10 (8.06%) Software Analyst
7 10 (8.06%) Software Developer
8 9 (7.26%) Lead Project Manager
8 9 (7.26%) Project Leader
9 8 (6.45%) C# Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) IT Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.55%) .NET
2 9 (7.26%) Web Services
3 4 (3.23%) HTML
3 4 (3.23%) HTML5
3 4 (3.23%) jQuery
4 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.42%) Node.js
4 3 (2.42%) NumPy
4 3 (2.42%) Pandas
4 3 (2.42%) scikit-learn
5 2 (1.61%) WCF
6 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.81%) CSS
6 1 (0.81%) CSS3
6 1 (0.81%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.81%) React
6 1 (0.81%) TensorFlow
6 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.81%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) EMC VMAX
2 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.48%) Life Science
3 10 (8.06%) Internet of Things
4 8 (6.45%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.65%) Smartphone
6 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.23%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.42%) EPoS
7 3 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.61%) e-Health
8 2 (1.61%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.61%) FMCG
8 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.42%) Linux
1 3 (2.42%) Unix
2 2 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (27.42%) Problem-Solving
3 32 (25.81%) Risk Management
4 28 (22.58%) ITIL
4 28 (22.58%) Project Management
5 22 (17.74%) PRINCE2
6 21 (16.94%) Software Engineering
7 20 (16.13%) Resource Management
7 20 (16.13%) SAP Implementation
7 20 (16.13%) Six Sigma
8 17 (13.71%) Decision-Making
8 17 (13.71%) Demand Generation
8 17 (13.71%) Presales
9 15 (12.10%) Workflow
10 14 (11.29%) TDD
11 13 (10.48%) Change Control
12 11 (8.87%) Technical Leadership
12 11 (8.87%) Validation
13 10 (8.06%) OO
13 10 (8.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.35%) C#
2 12 (9.68%) C
3 10 (8.06%) SQL
4 7 (5.65%) C++
4 7 (5.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.84%) Java
5 6 (4.84%) Python
6 3 (2.42%) Go
6 3 (2.42%) Lua
6 3 (2.42%) PHP
6 3 (2.42%) R
6 3 (2.42%) Scala
7 2 (1.61%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (37.90%) Degree
2 20 (16.13%) PMI Certification
2 20 (16.13%) PMP
3 9 (7.26%) PhD
4 1 (0.81%) APMG
4 1 (0.81%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 9 (7.26%) QA
3 5 (4.03%) GAMP
3 5 (4.03%) GxP
4 2 (1.61%) COBIT
4 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.61%) DICOM
4 2 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Firmware
2 6 (4.84%) Docker
3 3 (2.42%) LXC
4 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 32 (25.81%) SAP
2 19 (15.32%) VMware
3 17 (13.71%) Cisco
3 17 (13.71%) Dell
3 17 (13.71%) EMC
3 17 (13.71%) Google
3 17 (13.71%) NetApp
4 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.03%) Oracle
6 3 (2.42%) Adobe
6 3 (2.42%) Ariba
7 2 (1.61%) Adaptive Insights
7 2 (1.61%) Citrix
7 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.81%) Tableau