Period
to 24 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 210 209 317
Rank change year-on-year -1 +108 -17
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 34 35 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.64% 0.12%
As % of the General category 1.02% 1.05% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 12
10th Percentile £30,750 " £36,225
25th Percentile £39,375 £27,500 £46,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% -7.41% -6.90%
75th Percentile £83,750 £91,875 £83,750
90th Percentile £93,250 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +16.82% -26.21%

Pharmaceutical is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,330 3,340 6,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.19% 60.96% 63.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,906 2,934 5,728
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,750 £35,425
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £95,225
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the City of London.

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 11 (32.35%) Marketing
2 8 (23.53%) Life Science
2 8 (23.53%) Analytics
2 8 (23.53%) Finance
3 7 (20.59%) HTML
3 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (17.65%) Azure
4 6 (17.65%) Social Media
4 6 (17.65%) .NET
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) Social Skills
5 5 (14.71%) Multichannel Marketing
5 5 (14.71%) CRM
5 5 (14.71%) PHP
5 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
5 5 (14.71%) Biotechnology
5 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 4 (11.76%) Google
6 4 (11.76%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) CSS
6 4 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
7 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.82%) Veeva
7 3 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (8.82%) Power BI
7 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.82%) Azure Logic Apps

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) WordPress
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Headless CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Figma
1 2 (5.88%) Sketch
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Azure Logic Apps
2 3 (8.82%) Google Analytics
2 3 (8.82%) Power Platform
2 3 (8.82%) Veeva
3 2 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Google Ads
3 2 (5.88%) MailChimp
3 2 (5.88%) NUVI
4 1 (2.94%) AWS
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (2.94%) PaaS
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Power BI
General
1 11 (32.35%) Marketing
2 8 (23.53%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Social Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Advertising
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Law
5 2 (5.88%) Automotive
5 2 (5.88%) Retail
6 1 (2.94%) Back Office
6 1 (2.94%) German Language
6 1 (2.94%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Backend Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Backend Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Communications Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Data Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Communications Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Master Data Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Presales Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 6 (17.65%) .NET
3 4 (11.76%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) JSON
5 2 (5.88%) jQuery
5 2 (5.88%) LESS
5 2 (5.88%) React
5 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.94%) Kafka
6 1 (2.94%) Laravel
6 1 (2.94%) REST
6 1 (2.94%) RESTful
6 1 (2.94%) Spring
6 1 (2.94%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Life Science
2 6 (17.65%) Social Media
3 5 (14.71%) Biotechnology
3 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (5.88%) FMCG
5 2 (5.88%) User Experience
6 1 (2.94%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.94%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Android
1 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Analytics
2 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (14.71%) CRM
3 5 (14.71%) Multichannel Marketing
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps
4 4 (11.76%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) B2C
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (8.82%) SEO
6 2 (5.88%) Line Management
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.88%) Presales
6 2 (5.88%) Social Media Monitoring
6 2 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PHP
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (5.88%) Adobe
3 2 (5.88%) Crimson Hexagon
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com