Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 200 172 319
Rank change year-on-year -28 +147 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 54 21 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.90% 0.57% 0.12%
As % of the General category 1.52% 0.92% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 12
10th Percentile £32,800 £54,500 £35,350
25th Percentile £48,750 £61,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £82,500 £58,250
Median % change year-on-year -27.27% +41.63% -19.66%
75th Percentile " £90,938 £81,875
90th Percentile £66,125 £94,875 £94,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £80,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +52.38% -26.32%

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 3,553 2,281 6,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.22% 62.36% 60.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,126 2,009 5,249
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,088 £36,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £103,750 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 17 (31.48%) .NET
2 15 (27.78%) C#
2 15 (27.78%) PHP
3 13 (24.07%) HTML
3 13 (24.07%) CRM
4 12 (22.22%) Azure
5 11 (20.37%) CSS
6 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 8 (14.81%) DevOps
7 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (14.81%) SQL
7 8 (14.81%) Marketing
8 7 (12.96%) JSON
8 7 (12.96%) Life Science
8 7 (12.96%) Android
8 7 (12.96%) Apple iOS
8 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
8 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
8 7 (12.96%) B2C
8 7 (12.96%) Power Platform
8 7 (12.96%) Azure Logic Apps
8 7 (12.96%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (12.96%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (12.96%) Power BI
9 6 (11.11%) Analytics
9 6 (11.11%) Full Stack Development
9 6 (11.11%) MySQL
9 6 (11.11%) Laravel
9 6 (11.11%) Social Media

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 5 (9.26%) Moodle
2 3 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.56%) WordPress
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (3.70%) Headless CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Figma
1 2 (3.70%) Sketch
2 1 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (3.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Azure
2 7 (12.96%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (12.96%) Azure Logic Apps
2 7 (12.96%) Power Platform
3 3 (5.56%) AWS
4 2 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) GCP
4 2 (3.70%) Google Ads
4 2 (3.70%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.70%) MailChimp
4 2 (3.70%) NUVI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) DNS
1 2 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Power BI
2 6 (11.11%) MySQL
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.56%) Big Data
4 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
General
1 8 (14.81%) Marketing
2 5 (9.26%) Social Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Advertising
6 1 (1.85%) Electronics
6 1 (1.85%) German Language
6 1 (1.85%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.85%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.85%) Publishing
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) PHP Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Backend Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Backend Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Moodle Developer
8 4 (7.41%) SAP Support
8 4 (7.41%) Support Specialist
9 3 (5.56%) Big Data Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Data Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Information Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Security Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Digital Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Finance Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 2 (3.70%) UI Designer
10 2 (3.70%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) .NET
2 13 (24.07%) HTML
3 11 (20.37%) CSS
4 7 (12.96%) JSON
5 6 (11.11%) Laravel
5 6 (11.11%) Symfony
6 5 (9.26%) .NET Core
6 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
6 5 (9.26%) React
6 5 (9.26%) REST
7 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.56%) Kafka
7 3 (5.56%) Node.js
8 2 (3.70%) jQuery
8 2 (3.70%) LESS
8 2 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.70%) Vue.js
8 2 (3.70%) XML
9 1 (1.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.96%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (12.96%) Life Science
3 6 (11.11%) Social Media
4 4 (7.41%) Biotechnology
4 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) NHS
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Android
1 7 (12.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) CRM
2 8 (14.81%) DevOps
2 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure as Code
3 7 (12.96%) B2C
4 6 (11.11%) Analytics
4 6 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (11.11%) Full Stack Development
5 4 (7.41%) Information Security
5 4 (7.41%) Information Security Management
5 4 (7.41%) ISMS
5 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 4 (7.41%) Security Management
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.56%) Marketing Strategy
6 3 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (5.56%) OOD
6 3 (5.56%) SEO
6 3 (5.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) C#
1 15 (27.78%) PHP
2 8 (14.81%) SQL
3 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) Java 8
4 1 (1.85%) Python
4 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
1 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.56%) GDPR
2 3 (5.56%) GRC
2 3 (5.56%) NCSC
3 1 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (9.26%) SAP
3 4 (7.41%) Ariba
3 4 (7.41%) Google
4 2 (3.70%) Adobe
4 2 (3.70%) Crimson Hexagon
4 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.70%) Twitter