Period
to 18 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 332 327
Rank change year-on-year +27 -5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 22 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.66% 0.36% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 22
South West median annual salary £38,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.14% +25.00% -22.22%
10th Percentile £31,550 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £71,250 £45,000
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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3356 3624 4888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.86% 33.68% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2703 2913 3861
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,050 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in the South West

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the South West.

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in the South West

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the South West over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the South West

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Dorset 0 10 £37,125 +14.23% 4
Bristol -14 7 £35,000 -41.67% 2
Cornwall - 2 £40,000 - 3
Somerset - 2 £40,000 -
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 West region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Machine Learning
3 9 (40.91%) Image Processing
3 9 (40.91%) Signal Processing
3 9 (40.91%) Python
3 9 (40.91%) C++
3 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
3 9 (40.91%) TensorFlow
4 8 (36.36%) NVIDIA
4 8 (36.36%) PHP
4 8 (36.36%) PhD
4 8 (36.36%) CUDA
4 8 (36.36%) Deep Learning
4 8 (36.36%) Neural Network
4 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 8 (36.36%) Biology
5 7 (31.82%) Laravel
5 7 (31.82%) LAMP
5 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 7 (31.82%) MySQL
6 5 (22.73%) Microservices
6 5 (22.73%) Web Development
7 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.64%) Life Science
7 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (13.64%) HND
7 3 (13.64%) Linux

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (4.55%) OnBase
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) RS-485
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) PHP Developer
3 5 (22.73%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Data Scientist
4 2 (9.09%) Image Processing Scientist
4 2 (9.09%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Commissioning Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Sales Business Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) TensorFlow
3 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 7 (31.82%) LAMP
4 7 (31.82%) Laravel
5 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) JSON
6 2 (9.09%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
2 8 (36.36%) CUDA
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Life Science
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Machine Learning
2 9 (40.91%) Image Processing
2 9 (40.91%) Signal Processing
3 8 (36.36%) Biology
3 8 (36.36%) Deep Learning
3 8 (36.36%) Neural Network
4 5 (22.73%) Microservices
4 5 (22.73%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (9.09%) Release Management
6 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) UML
7 1 (4.55%) Business Development
7 1 (4.55%) Robotic Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) C++
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 8 (36.36%) PHP
4 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) PhD
2 3 (13.64%) HND
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) HNC
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) NVIDIA
3 1 (4.55%) ABBYY
3 1 (4.55%) Hyland
3 1 (4.55%) Kofax
3 1 (4.55%) Pega