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

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 427 431 404
Rank change year-on-year +4 -27 -33
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 114 123 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.42% 0.60%
As % of the General category 1.16% 1.23% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 80 110 201
South East median annual salary £46,250 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% +31.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £28,975 £31,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £72,750 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -9.55%

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 9,824 9,978 13,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.97% 34.25% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7,806 7,691 10,842
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 August 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 +15 53 £40,000 -38.46% 34
Berkshire +7 30 £50,000 -23.08% 15
Surrey -13 26 £47,500 -17.39% 10
Oxfordshire -1 19 £40,000 -21.95% 5
Hampshire -15 11 £50,000 +5.26% 9
West Sussex +7 8 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Middlesex +7 4 £56,750 +74.62%
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £38,000 -1.30% 14
Kent +12 3 £37,500 -42.31% 3
Isle of Wight - 3 £32,500 - 1
East Sussex -22 1 £45,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 29 (25.44%) Project Management
2 24 (21.05%) HTML
2 24 (21.05%) Life Science
3 23 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (20.18%) Degree
4 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
5 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
6 19 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (15.79%) Computer Science
8 17 (14.91%) Test Automation
8 17 (14.91%) CSS
9 16 (14.04%) Analytics
9 16 (14.04%) User Experience
10 15 (13.16%) SQL
10 15 (13.16%) GAMP
11 14 (12.28%) .NET
12 13 (11.40%) C#
13 12 (10.53%) Business Development
13 12 (10.53%) jQuery
13 12 (10.53%) Test Scripting
14 11 (9.65%) Marketing
14 11 (9.65%) Software Engineering
14 11 (9.65%) PHP
14 11 (9.65%) Web Services
14 11 (9.65%) SAP
14 11 (9.65%) Management Information System
14 11 (9.65%) Finance
15 10 (8.77%) Active Directory
15 10 (8.77%) Self-Motivation
15 10 (8.77%) Computer Science Degree

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 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.26%) CMS
2 6 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.75%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.75%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) SAS
4 1 (0.88%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.75%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.75%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.75%) SAP GTS
2 2 (1.75%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.88%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.88%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.26%) Office 365
2 6 (5.26%) PaaS
3 4 (3.51%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.75%) Veeva
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.88%) GitHub
5 1 (0.88%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) Intranet
2 3 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (1.75%) DHCP
3 2 (1.75%) DNS
3 2 (1.75%) Firewall
3 2 (1.75%) LAN
3 2 (1.75%) NAS
3 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.75%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.75%) VLAN
3 2 (1.75%) VPN
3 2 (1.75%) Wireless
3 2 (1.75%) WLAN
4 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) MySQL
3 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.63%) MariaDB
4 3 (2.63%) Power BI
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.75%) EDMS
5 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.75%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.88%) Big Data
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) OLAP
6 1 (0.88%) OLTP
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) JIRA
2 6 (5.26%) Selenium
3 5 (4.39%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.39%) Sahi
4 2 (1.75%) Protractor
4 2 (1.75%) Subversion
4 2 (1.75%) Xcode
5 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.88%) ERwin
5 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (9.65%) Finance
1 11 (9.65%) Marketing
2 8 (7.02%) Retail
3 6 (5.26%) Banking
3 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.63%) German Language
6 2 (1.75%) Automotive
6 2 (1.75%) Back Office
6 2 (1.75%) Electronics
6 2 (1.75%) French Language
6 2 (1.75%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.75%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.75%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.88%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (23.68%) Developer
2 9 (7.89%) Analyst
3 8 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (6.14%) Project Manager
5 6 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 6 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 6 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 6 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 6 (5.26%) Tester
5 6 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 5 (4.39%) .NET Developer
6 5 (4.39%) C# Developer
6 5 (4.39%) Consultant
6 5 (4.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (4.39%) Intranet Manager
6 5 (4.39%) PHP Developer
6 5 (4.39%) Software Project Manager
6 5 (4.39%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.05%) HTML
2 17 (14.91%) CSS
3 14 (12.28%) .NET
4 12 (10.53%) jQuery
5 11 (9.65%) Web Services
6 9 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.39%) LAMP
9 4 (3.51%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (3.51%) Laravel
9 4 (3.51%) Node.js
10 3 (2.63%) Ajax
10 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (2.63%) HTML5
10 3 (2.63%) Sass
10 3 (2.63%) XML
11 2 (1.75%) Classic ASP
11 2 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (1.75%) React
11 2 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.05%) Life Science
2 18 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 16 (14.04%) User Experience
4 11 (9.65%) Management Information System
5 10 (8.77%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (7.02%) Data Centre
7 8 (7.02%) Virtual Team
8 7 (6.14%) e-Learning
8 7 (6.14%) Mobile App
8 7 (6.14%) PMI
9 6 (5.26%) Algorithms
9 6 (5.26%) NHS
9 6 (5.26%) Social Media
9 6 (5.26%) Social Network
10 4 (3.51%) Biotechnology
10 4 (3.51%) Digital Media
10 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (3.51%) Graphic Design
10 4 (3.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (2.63%) Windows
3 2 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.75%) Unix
3 2 (1.75%) VxWorks
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) CentOS
4 1 (0.88%) Debian
4 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) Project Management
2 23 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (14.91%) Test Automation
5 16 (14.04%) Analytics
6 12 (10.53%) Business Development
6 12 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 11 (9.65%) Software Engineering
8 9 (7.89%) ERP
8 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (7.89%) ITIL
8 9 (7.89%) Mathematics
8 9 (7.89%) MVC
8 9 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.02%) Information Security
9 8 (7.02%) Quality Management
9 8 (7.02%) Web Development
10 7 (6.14%) Business Continuity
10 7 (6.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
2 15 (13.16%) SQL
3 13 (11.40%) C#
4 11 (9.65%) PHP
5 5 (4.39%) C
5 5 (4.39%) Python
6 4 (3.51%) C++
7 3 (2.63%) Go
8 2 (1.75%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.75%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.75%) Lua
8 2 (1.75%) R
8 2 (1.75%) Scala
9 1 (0.88%) ABAP
9 1 (0.88%) Java
9 1 (0.88%) Perl
9 1 (0.88%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.88%) VB
9 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (20.18%) Degree
2 10 (8.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (6.14%) PMI Certification
4 6 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.26%) Master's Degree
5 5 (4.39%) ISEB
5 5 (4.39%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.51%) CISM
6 4 (3.51%) CISSP
6 4 (3.51%) PhD
7 2 (1.75%) MCP
7 2 (1.75%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.88%) MCITP
8 1 (0.88%) MCSA
8 1 (0.88%) MCSE
8 1 (0.88%) MCTS
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.16%) GAMP
2 6 (5.26%) GMP
3 5 (4.39%) GxP
4 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.51%) NIST 800
4 4 (3.51%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.63%) GDPR
5 3 (2.63%) QA
5 3 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.75%) HL7
6 2 (1.75%) MISRA
6 2 (1.75%) MISRA C
6 2 (1.75%) PMO
7 1 (0.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.88%) GLP
System Software
1 10 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.51%) Docker
2 4 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Galera Cluster
1 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.65%) SAP
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle
4 4 (3.51%) Google
4 4 (3.51%) VMware
5 2 (1.75%) Ariba
5 2 (1.75%) Cisco
5 2 (1.75%) Dell
5 2 (1.75%) EMC
5 2 (1.75%) F5
5 2 (1.75%) IBM
5 2 (1.75%) NetApp
5 2 (1.75%) Splunk
5 2 (1.75%) Veeam
6 1 (0.88%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.88%) hybris
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.88%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.88%) Twitter