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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 118 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.20% 0.060%
As % of the General category 0.34% 0.42% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
597 714 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.00% 47.13% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 518 600 459
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) EDRMS
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) SAP XI
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) ABAP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSD
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) EDI
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ERD

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) EDRMS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Director
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Logistics Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Junior SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSD
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ERD
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP