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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
London / City of London
Rank 216 255 292
Rank change year-on-year +39 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.25% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 24
Median salary £80,000 £82,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +52.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,000 £83,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.67% -2.10%  

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 2808 4155 5876
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 55.32% 58.65% 57.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2567 3732 4883
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 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £85,000 £86,000
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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 5 (31.25%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
5 3 (18.75%) CMMI
5 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) COBIT
5 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
5 3 (18.75%) V-Model
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Validation

Pharmaceutical
Top Related 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
1 1 (6.25%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) GIS
1 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
1 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (6.25%) Mocha
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (6.25%) Automotive
5 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) IT Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Transformation Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Business Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Salesforce Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Risk Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) Mason
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) Flask
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) React
2 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) IVR
3 2 (12.50%) Life Science
4 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
2 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 5 (31.25%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) CMMI
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
5 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
5 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 3 (18.75%) V-Model
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) COBIT
1 3 (18.75%) PMBOK
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.25%) Cognizant
3 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Kenexa
3 1 (6.25%) MapR
3 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Workday
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