The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 123 98 113
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +15
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 3 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.88% 0.059%
As % of the General category 0.48% 1.93% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 1
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Pharmaceutical
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
626 830 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.37% 45.55% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 470 758 553
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Birmingham

Pharmaceutical
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical.

1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 7
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 7
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Director
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Training Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree