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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 126 129 130
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.10% 0.14% 0.047%
As % of the General category 0.28% 0.32% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -
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
706 927 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.60% 43.46% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 548 764 940
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) NHS
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 7
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) IVR
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 7
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Training Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) IVR
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (20.00%) F5