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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 126 119 127
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.26% 0.050%
As % of the General category 0.28% 0.58% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
710 858 997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.98% 44.20% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 538 732 843
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Pharmaceutical
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Training Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Sales 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%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA