The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 118 122 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.21% 0.049% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.100% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
867 1003 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.46% 49.58% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 739 850 577
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,500 £68,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Pharmaceutical
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 17 (89.47%) Oracle
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle Database
2 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle Database 10g
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (26.32%) WinForms
4 5 (26.32%) WCF
4 5 (26.32%) WF
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Information Management
4 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
4 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) QA
5 2 (10.53%) Banking
5 2 (10.53%) Retail
5 2 (10.53%) Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 17 (89.47%) Oracle Database
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle Database 10g
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) DBA
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
3 2 (10.53%) QA Test Manager
3 2 (10.53%) QA Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
1 5 (26.32%) WinForms
1 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
1 5 (26.32%) WCF
1 5 (26.32%) WF
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) SOA
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) Information Management
2 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Test Management
2 2 (10.53%) Content Management
2 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
3 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: £20 - £25ph
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago