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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 330 304
Rank change year-on-year +22 -26  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 72 113 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.62% 0.86%
As % of the General category 1.42% 1.76% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 66 97 148
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  

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 5065 6417 7957
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.45% 35.21% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 5253 6123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Surrey +31 32 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Oxfordshire +7 13 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Hampshire +18 9 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Berkshire +3 7 £62,500 +66.66% 3
Middlesex +11 6 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £65,000 - 4
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 43 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (25.83%) .NET
3 35 (23.18%) Project Management
4 29 (19.21%) C#
4 29 (19.21%) Retail
5 28 (18.54%) SQL Server
6 27 (17.88%) MVC
7 26 (17.22%) Finance
7 26 (17.22%) Analytics
8 23 (15.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (15.23%) ASP.NET
8 23 (15.23%) Microsoft
9 22 (14.57%) Web Services
10 21 (13.91%) Degree
11 20 (13.25%) SQL
11 20 (13.25%) Mentoring
12 19 (12.58%) SOAP
12 19 (12.58%) Banking
13 18 (11.92%) LINQ
13 18 (11.92%) JavaScript
13 18 (11.92%) BizTalk Server
14 17 (11.26%) TeamCity
14 17 (11.26%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (10.60%) SDLC
15 16 (10.60%) Computer Science
15 16 (10.60%) HTML
15 16 (10.60%) CSS
15 16 (10.60%) Manufacturing
16 15 (9.93%) Life Science
16 15 (9.93%) Data Management

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 18 (11.92%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (5.96%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.99%) CMS
5 2 (1.32%) Documentum
5 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (3.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (3.31%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.65%) InDesign
3 4 (2.65%) InVision
3 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.32%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.32%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.66%) Magento
3 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.31%) Google Analytics
3 5 (3.31%) Office 365
4 4 (2.65%) SaaS
5 3 (1.99%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.97%) LAN
1 6 (3.97%) WAN
2 5 (3.31%) Firewall
2 5 (3.31%) Network Security
3 4 (2.65%) Internet
4 3 (1.99%) SMS
5 2 (1.32%) Softphone
5 2 (1.32%) VLAN
6 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.27%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.28%) Big Data
4 7 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.97%) Data Mining
5 6 (3.97%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.97%) KNIME
5 6 (3.97%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.97%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.97%) Spotfire
6 5 (3.31%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.32%) MySQL
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (11.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (11.26%) TeamCity
2 14 (9.27%) NUnit
3 4 (2.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.32%) JIRA
5 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (19.21%) Retail
2 26 (17.22%) Finance
3 19 (12.58%) Banking
4 16 (10.60%) Manufacturing
5 12 (7.95%) Marketing
6 6 (3.97%) Advertising
7 2 (1.32%) Automotive
7 2 (1.32%) Publishing
8 1 (0.66%) Electronics
8 1 (0.66%) French Language
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (25.17%) Developer
2 27 (17.88%) .NET Developer
3 20 (13.25%) Analyst
4 14 (9.27%) Project Manager
5 13 (8.61%) Architect
5 13 (8.61%) Software Analyst
6 10 (6.62%) Senior Architect
7 9 (5.96%) Consultant
7 9 (5.96%) IT Manager
7 9 (5.96%) Senior Manager
7 9 (5.96%) Support Analyst
8 8 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (5.30%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.30%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (4.64%) Applications Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.97%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (3.97%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (3.97%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.83%) .NET
2 23 (15.23%) ASP.NET
2 23 (15.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (14.57%) Web Services
4 19 (12.58%) SOAP
5 18 (11.92%) LINQ
6 16 (10.60%) CSS
6 16 (10.60%) HTML
7 6 (3.97%) jQuery
7 6 (3.97%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (3.31%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.31%) Angular 2
8 5 (3.31%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.31%) Entity Framework
8 5 (3.31%) HTML5
8 5 (3.31%) Swagger
9 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (2.65%) STL
9 4 (2.65%) WinForms
9 4 (2.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.60%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.93%) Life Science
3 13 (8.61%) Data Centre
4 12 (7.95%) User Experience
5 11 (7.28%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.97%) Biotechnology
6 6 (3.97%) FMCG
7 5 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.65%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.65%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.65%) Social Media
9 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.32%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.32%) Pharmacovigilance
10 1 (0.66%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.30%) Windows
2 7 (4.64%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.64%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.31%) Android
3 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.65%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.65%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.99%) Linux
6 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.18%) Project Management
3 27 (17.88%) MVC
4 26 (17.22%) Analytics
5 20 (13.25%) Mentoring
6 16 (10.60%) SDLC
7 15 (9.93%) Data Management
7 15 (9.93%) IT Strategy
8 12 (7.95%) Mathematics
8 12 (7.95%) Work Breakdown Structure
9 10 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (6.62%) Test Automation
10 9 (5.96%) Chemistry
11 8 (5.30%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.30%) Server Virtualisation
11 8 (5.30%) Software Testing
11 8 (5.30%) Supplier Management
11 8 (5.30%) Waterfall
12 7 (4.64%) Coaching
12 7 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.21%) C#
2 20 (13.25%) SQL
3 18 (11.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.62%) Python
4 10 (6.62%) R
5 9 (5.96%) Java
6 7 (4.64%) C++
7 5 (3.31%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.65%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.99%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.99%) Perl
10 2 (1.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.66%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (13.91%) Degree
2 6 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.31%) PhD
4 4 (2.65%) Analytics IQ
5 3 (1.99%) CGEIT
5 3 (1.99%) CISA
5 3 (1.99%) CRISC
6 2 (1.32%) MCP
7 1 (0.66%) MBA
7 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.61%) GxP
2 7 (4.64%) QA
3 6 (3.97%) GAMP
4 3 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.99%) PMO
5 2 (1.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.99%) vSphere
4 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.64%) Adobe
2 7 (4.64%) SAP
2 7 (4.64%) VMware
3 6 (3.97%) Oracle
3 6 (3.97%) Tableau
4 5 (3.31%) Google
5 4 (2.65%) Facebook
5 4 (2.65%) Twitter
6 3 (1.99%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.32%) Apple
7 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.66%) IFS
8 1 (0.66%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.66%) Workday
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
GSK
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago