Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 213 242 305
Rank change year-on-year +29 +63 -8
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 20 33 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.40% 0.44% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.67% 0.72% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 17
10th Percentile £37,750 " £32,800
25th Percentile £47,500 £27,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £35,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +100.00% -50.00% -3.45%
75th Percentile £90,000 £57,188 £95,000
90th Percentile £109,500 £95,000 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £63,750 £37,500 £62,750
% change year-on-year +70.00% -40.24% -11.93%

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 2,971 4,601 6,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.89% 61.11% 63.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,581 4,013 5,663
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +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 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 May 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 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Law
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) SCADA
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) Veeva
4 3 (15.00%) Multichannel Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (10.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Social Media
5 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Kanban
5 2 (10.00%) FMCG
5 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) Life Science
5 2 (10.00%) NetSuite
5 2 (10.00%) Google
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (10.00%) PHP

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 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Veeva
2 1 (5.00%) AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Power BI
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) Law
4 2 (10.00%) Automotive
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (5.00%) Advertising
5 1 (5.00%) Back Office
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
5 1 (5.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) SCADA Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Communications Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Data Quality Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Communications Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Master Data Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (5.00%) Kafka
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) SCADA
2 2 (10.00%) FMCG
2 2 (10.00%) Life Science
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Biotechnology
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Multichannel Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) Kanban
4 2 (10.00%) Line Management
4 2 (10.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.00%) Presales
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) CDISC
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Google
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com