The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 53 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 10 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.79% 1.71% -
As % of the General category 3.79% 2.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £52,500 £27,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +94.44% -  
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.67% -2.10%  

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 Watford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 264 342 213
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 47.14% 58.36% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 231 292 163
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Watford

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) QA
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
2 7 (46.67%) PMO
2 7 (46.67%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 4 (26.67%) Reactive Extensions
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
7 1 (6.67%) Billing
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) WPF
7 1 (6.67%) Draytek
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Office 365
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) MVVM
7 1 (6.67%) User Experience
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) 3G
1 1 (6.67%) ADSL
1 1 (6.67%) Broadband
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) MPLS
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) QA Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Customer Support Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Transformation Manager
3 2 (13.33%) XML Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Assistant IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Improvement Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
2 4 (26.67%) BDD
2 4 (26.67%) Exploratory Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) B2B
4 1 (6.67%) B2C
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) MVVM
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
2 7 (46.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Draytek
Watford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £52000 per annum + £4000 car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £52000 - £53000 per annum + 4k Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Health, Pension, Free Breakfast
Posted: 6 days ago