The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 268 291 308
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +17
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 45 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the General category 0.73% 0.62% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 14
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £71,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £38,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £95,000 £93,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +8.23%
Pharmaceutical
London

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

General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
6138 6925 6897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.06% 58.19% 58.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5339 5999 6303
Average salary £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 19 (25.68%) Oracle
2 18 (24.32%) Finance
3 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.62%) Project Management
3 16 (21.62%) Life Science
4 15 (20.27%) Marketing
5 14 (18.92%) Degree
6 13 (17.57%) SQL
7 10 (13.51%) SAP
7 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (10.81%) ERP
10 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
10 7 (9.46%) Change Management
10 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.11%) ETL
11 6 (8.11%) MySQL
11 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
11 6 (8.11%) Logistics
11 6 (8.11%) Business Analysis
12 5 (6.76%) Analytics
12 5 (6.76%) .NET
12 5 (6.76%) C#
12 5 (6.76%) HTML
12 5 (6.76%) Web Services
12 5 (6.76%) SOA
12 5 (6.76%) NHS

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.05%) CMS
1 3 (4.05%) WordPress
1 3 (4.05%) Node.js
2 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.70%) Documentum
3 1 (1.35%) SAS
3 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) SPSS
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) HFM
1 3 (4.05%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.35%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) LAN
1 2 (2.70%) VoIP
1 2 (2.70%) WAN
1 2 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
1 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.11%) MySQL
3 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.05%) Essbase
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.05%) Star Schema
5 2 (2.70%) DataStage
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.35%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.35%) Big Data
6 1 (1.35%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.35%) EDMS
6 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.35%) Grunt
General
1 18 (24.32%) Finance
2 15 (20.27%) Marketing
3 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.41%) Automotive
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Project Manager
2 14 (18.92%) Developer
3 7 (9.46%) Architect
4 6 (8.11%) Senior Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Systems Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Database Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Data Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Administrator
6 4 (5.41%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.41%) Programme Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Supply Chain Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.05%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) HTML
1 5 (6.76%) .NET
1 5 (6.76%) Web Services
2 4 (5.41%) HTML5
2 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.05%) jQuery
4 2 (2.70%) Mason
4 2 (2.70%) Visualforce
4 2 (2.70%) CSS
4 2 (2.70%) WSDL
4 2 (2.70%) D3.js
5 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.35%) Ajax
5 1 (1.35%) REST
5 1 (1.35%) CSS3
5 1 (1.35%) SOAP
5 1 (1.35%) J2EE
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Life Science
2 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.76%) NHS
4 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.41%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) FMCG
6 2 (2.70%) Statistics
6 2 (2.70%) Informatics
6 2 (2.70%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Project Management
1 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.81%) ERP
3 8 (10.81%) Waterfall
4 7 (9.46%) Change Management
4 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.11%) Logistics
5 6 (8.11%) ETL
5 6 (8.11%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.76%) Analytics
6 5 (6.76%) SOA
6 5 (6.76%) Data Management
6 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.41%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.41%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.41%) OO
7 4 (5.41%) Service Management
7 4 (5.41%) Quality Management
7 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) SQL
2 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.76%) C#
4 4 (5.41%) Python
4 4 (5.41%) Java
5 3 (4.05%) PHP
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
6 2 (2.70%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.35%) R
7 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) PMP
2 4 (5.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Oracle
2 10 (13.51%) SAP
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Informatica
4 3 (4.05%) Hyperion
4 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.70%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.70%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) NetSuite
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco
5 2 (2.70%) Siebel
6 1 (1.35%) Trillium
6 1 (1.35%) Cognos
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) EMC
6 1 (1.35%) WSO2
6 1 (1.35%) Manugistics
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