Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 330 306 334
Rank change year-on-year -24 +28 +10
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 8 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.075% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.22% 0.65% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 12
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -9.47% +35.71%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £34,575
90th Percentile £69,200 £62,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,650 3,686 4,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 34.12% 35.17% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,951 2,975 3,277
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,935 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 23 July 2018.

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 23 July 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
Wiltshire -8 2 £45,000 -37.93% 5
Bristol -10 2 £53,750 +25.00% 1
Dorset - 1 £40,000 - 1
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) FMCG
2 2 (25.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) IT Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Transformation Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
3 1 (12.50%) TensorFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) FMCG
1 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) SCADA
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GMP
1 1 (12.50%) GxP
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Siemens