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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 252 299
Rank change year-on-year +47 +47  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 22 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.43% 0.047% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.77% 0.078% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 12
Median salary £55,000 £81,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.30% +47.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £76,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £86,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  

Pharmaceutical is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2848 3827 5932
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 55.42% 60.07% 58.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2503 3479 4943
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical 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 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (28.57%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (21.43%) Banking
5 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Analytics
5 6 (21.43%) SDLC
5 6 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
6 5 (17.86%) CSS
6 5 (17.86%) HTML
6 5 (17.86%) Retail
6 5 (17.86%) Scrum
7 4 (14.29%) jQuery
7 4 (14.29%) RESTful
7 4 (14.29%) Web Services
7 4 (14.29%) .NET
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle
7 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 4 (14.29%) Coaching

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 (10.71%) Apache Spark
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) FastStats
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.71%) Big Data
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) Neo4j
3 2 (7.14%) Text Mining
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
4 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (10.71%) Advertising
5 3 (10.71%) Automotive
5 3 (10.71%) Marketing
6 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Data Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Database Manager
4 3 (10.71%) IT Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Web Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Salesforce Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) CSS
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) jQuery
2 4 (14.29%) RESTful
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) Ajax
3 3 (10.71%) CSS3
3 3 (10.71%) HTML5
3 3 (10.71%) Mason
3 3 (10.71%) MDX
4 2 (7.14%) Lucene
4 2 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.57%) DOM
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Life Science
4 2 (7.14%) Semantic Web
5 1 (3.57%) Biotechnology
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.57%) iPad
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone
5 1 (3.57%) Social Media
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
1 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Analytics
3 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) Coaching
5 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.71%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (10.71%) Product Management
6 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.14%) COBIT
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (7.14%) PMBOK
3 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) StackStorm
1 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
1 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (10.71%) Tableau
3 2 (7.14%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.57%) Apple
4 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.57%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) MapR
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000 - £115,000 base salary (plus impressive package)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000 - £115,000 base salary (plus impressive package)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Allegis Group
Salary: OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago