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

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.11% 0.62% -
As % of the General category 2.71% 1.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £46,250 £22,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +103.29% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year +11.76% -0.58%  

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 221 281 228
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 40.93% 58.42% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 163 233 167
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Watford over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Watford region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (43.75%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) QA
3 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 7 (43.75%) PMO
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
5 4 (25.00%) Billing
5 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) B2B
5 4 (25.00%) B2C
5 4 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
6 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Power BI

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Power BI
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Development Project Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (25.00%) QA Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Software Development Project Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) QA Tester
2 3 (18.75%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Change Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Improvement Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Transformation Manager
3 2 (12.50%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) B2B
3 4 (25.00%) B2C
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 4 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) PMO
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft