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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 241 209 224
Rank change year-on-year -32 +15 +94
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 46 23 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.62% 0.45% 0.53%
As % of the General category 0.97% 0.74% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 31
10th Percentile £48,250 £29,250 -
25th Percentile £55,313 £31,875 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,250 £50,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +32.50% +42.86% -36.94%
75th Percentile £91,563 £81,250 £74,375
90th Percentile £105,000 £103,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £53,750 £38,750
% change year-on-year +16.28% +38.71% -28.24%

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 4,739 3,101 4,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 63.36% 61.15% 60.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,656 2,713 3,641
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £108,100 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%

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 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 (36.96%) Social Skills
2 15 (32.61%) Project Management
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
3 13 (28.26%) Analytics
4 11 (23.91%) Python
5 10 (21.74%) Life Science
6 9 (19.57%) Data Management
6 9 (19.57%) Finance
7 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 8 (17.39%) SAS
7 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (15.22%) Data Engineering
8 7 (15.22%) Apache Airflow
8 7 (15.22%) Project Delivery
9 6 (13.04%) Data Quality
9 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.04%) Java
9 6 (13.04%) Google
9 6 (13.04%) Statistics
9 6 (13.04%) CDISC
10 5 (10.87%) Marketing
10 5 (10.87%) Degree
10 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
10 5 (10.87%) Agile
10 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
10 5 (10.87%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) Data Ingestion
10 5 (10.87%) Data Pipeline
11 4 (8.70%) Full Stack Development

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 8 (17.39%) SAS
2 7 (15.22%) Apache Airflow
3 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) GCP
1 3 (6.52%) Google Analytics
1 3 (6.52%) Power Platform
2 2 (4.35%) dbt
2 2 (4.35%) MailChimp
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (4.35%) Veeva
3 1 (2.17%) Facebook Ads
3 1 (2.17%) Google Ads
3 1 (2.17%) Google Workspace
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.70%) Tableau
3 3 (6.52%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) Power BI
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.35%) EDRMS
4 2 (4.35%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.17%) BigQuery
5 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.17%) QlikView
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) Text Mining
5 1 (2.17%) Yellowfin
General
1 17 (36.96%) Social Skills
2 9 (19.57%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
4 4 (8.70%) French Language
4 4 (8.70%) German Language
4 4 (8.70%) Polish Language
4 4 (8.70%) Spanish Language
5 3 (6.52%) Games
5 3 (6.52%) Legal
5 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.35%) Law
7 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.17%) Automotive
7 1 (2.17%) Banking
7 1 (2.17%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (2.17%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (15.22%) Consultant
2 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Management Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Campaign Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Data Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Biometrics Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) IT Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) Risk Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Communications Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Forensic Data Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Risk Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
1 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.35%) CSS
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
1 2 (4.35%) Node.js
1 2 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Life Science
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 2 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
1 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Project Management
2 13 (28.26%) Analytics
3 9 (19.57%) Data Management
4 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 7 (15.22%) Data Engineering
5 7 (15.22%) Project Delivery
6 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.04%) Statistics
7 5 (10.87%) Agile
7 5 (10.87%) Change Management
7 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Data Ingestion
7 5 (10.87%) Data Pipeline
8 4 (8.70%) Data Analytics
8 4 (8.70%) Data Science
8 4 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (8.70%) Full Stack Development
8 4 (8.70%) Integrated Marketing
8 4 (8.70%) Marketing Automation
8 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) R
5 2 (4.35%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Clojure
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) Kotlin
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby
5 2 (4.35%) Scala
5 2 (4.35%) VBA
6 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) PhD
2 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.17%) APMP
4 1 (2.17%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) CDISC
1 6 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.52%) GDPR
2 3 (6.52%) Good Clinical Practice
3 2 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Google
3 4 (8.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (8.70%) Sun
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) Commvault
4 3 (6.52%) EMC
4 3 (6.52%) Symantec
4 3 (6.52%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Facebook
6 1 (2.17%) Snapchat
6 1 (2.17%) TikTok