Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > South East
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 454 381 401
Rank change year-on-year -73 +20 -31
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 95 158 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.54% 0.62%
As % of the General category 0.95% 1.64% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 71 135 198
South East median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -14.29%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

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 9,955 9,641 13,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.80% 33.15% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7,865 7,444 11,137
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Surrey -15 37 £47,500 -22.45% 4
Thames Valley -32 35 £39,250 -28.64% 41
Berkshire -19 23 £30,000 -45.95% 30
Oxfordshire -23 10 £63,000 +9.57% 7
Hampshire -26 9 £50,000 +8.70% 4
West Sussex +6 6 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Isle of Wight - 2 £32,500 -
Middlesex +4 1 £57,500 +12.75%
East Sussex -18 1 £45,000 -
Kent - 1 £67,500 - 2
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 30 (31.58%) HTML
1 30 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.53%) Project Management
3 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
4 25 (26.32%) CSS
4 25 (26.32%) Degree
4 25 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (20.00%) .NET
6 18 (18.95%) SQL
6 18 (18.95%) C#
7 17 (17.89%) Mathematics
8 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 15 (15.79%) Finance
9 14 (14.74%) MySQL
9 14 (14.74%) OO
9 14 (14.74%) Marketing
10 13 (13.68%) TDD
10 13 (13.68%) Oracle
10 13 (13.68%) PHP
11 12 (12.63%) MVC
11 12 (12.63%) XML
11 12 (12.63%) XSLT
11 12 (12.63%) Subversion
12 11 (11.58%) jQuery
12 11 (11.58%) Test Scripting
12 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
12 11 (11.58%) OOP
12 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
12 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (9.47%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.26%) CMS
3 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.11%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.05%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (1.05%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.21%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.16%) SaaS
4 1 (1.05%) IaaS
4 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) Intranet
2 3 (3.16%) DHCP
2 3 (3.16%) DNS
3 2 (2.11%) Internet
4 1 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.74%) MySQL
3 4 (4.21%) Big Data
4 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.11%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.11%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.05%) EDMS
5 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Navigator
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Subversion
2 8 (8.42%) JIRA
3 6 (6.32%) Selenium
4 5 (5.26%) Sahi
5 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.05%) Toad
General
1 15 (15.79%) Finance
2 14 (14.74%) Marketing
3 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 9 (9.47%) Banking
5 7 (7.37%) Retail
6 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.11%) Back Office
7 2 (2.11%) German Language
7 2 (2.11%) Legal
8 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.05%) Electronics
8 1 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (30.53%) Developer
2 15 (15.79%) C# Developer
3 13 (13.68%) .NET Developer
3 13 (13.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Senior Developer
4 12 (12.63%) SQL Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (11.58%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Senior C# Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Senior SQL Developer
6 10 (10.53%) PHP Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Author
8 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.58%) HTML
2 25 (26.32%) CSS
3 19 (20.00%) .NET
4 12 (12.63%) XML
4 12 (12.63%) XSLT
5 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (11.58%) jQuery
6 10 (10.53%) LAMP
7 9 (9.47%) CodeIgniter
7 9 (9.47%) Laravel
8 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.11%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.11%) Node.js
9 2 (2.11%) Web Services
10 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.05%) FastCGI
10 1 (1.05%) HTML5
10 1 (1.05%) RESTful
10 1 (1.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.53%) User Experience
4 9 (9.47%) Digital Media
5 7 (7.37%) Virtual Team
6 6 (6.32%) Life Science
6 6 (6.32%) NHS
6 6 (6.32%) Social Network
7 5 (5.26%) Algorithms
7 5 (5.26%) e-Learning
7 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
7 5 (5.26%) PKI
7 5 (5.26%) PMI
7 5 (5.26%) Social Media
8 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (4.21%) Graphic Design
9 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
9 3 (3.16%) FMCG
9 3 (3.16%) Tandem
10 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.42%) Windows
2 4 (4.21%) Linux
3 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.53%) Project Management
3 25 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (17.89%) Mathematics
5 14 (14.74%) OO
6 13 (13.68%) TDD
7 12 (12.63%) MVC
8 11 (11.58%) Front End Development
8 11 (11.58%) OOP
8 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
8 11 (11.58%) Test Scripting
9 10 (10.53%) Scrum
10 9 (9.47%) Analytics
10 9 (9.47%) Change Control
10 9 (9.47%) Time Management
11 8 (8.42%) Service Delivery
12 7 (7.37%) Business Development
12 7 (7.37%) PRINCE2
13 6 (6.32%) Regression Testing
13 6 (6.32%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
2 18 (18.95%) C#
2 18 (18.95%) SQL
3 13 (13.68%) PHP
4 4 (4.21%) Python
5 3 (3.16%) C
6 2 (2.11%) C++
6 2 (2.11%) Go
6 2 (2.11%) R
6 2 (2.11%) Scala
7 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.05%) Java
7 1 (1.05%) Lua
7 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (26.32%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) ISEB
2 5 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (5.26%) MCITP
2 5 (5.26%) MCSA
2 5 (5.26%) MCSE
2 5 (5.26%) MCTS
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.21%) PhD
4 2 (2.11%) CISM
4 2 (2.11%) CISSP
5 1 (1.05%) PMP
5 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) GAMP
2 5 (5.26%) GMP
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.11%) NIST 800
3 2 (2.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.05%) GDPR
4 1 (1.05%) HL7
4 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (1.05%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 13 (13.68%) Oracle
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.26%) SAP
3 5 (5.26%) Symantec
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco
4 4 (4.21%) Google
5 2 (2.11%) Capita
5 2 (2.11%) HP
5 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) Ariba
6 1 (1.05%) Concur
6 1 (1.05%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.05%) hybris
6 1 (1.05%) IFS
6 1 (1.05%) Infoflex
6 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.05%) Mitel
6 1 (1.05%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.05%) Telerik