The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 27 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.09% 0.47% 0.36%
As % of the General category 7.84% 1.19% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +9.52%
General Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51 84 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 26.70% 39.81% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 82
Average salary £48,750 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in the Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) SAS
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Statistics
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Billing
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (50.00%) SAS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) SAS Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Statistics
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
Midlands
The Placement Group
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