Period
to 23 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 387 502 565
Rank change year-on-year +115 +63 -17
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 90 242 267
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.91% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 73 197 203
Median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,000 £33,450 £34,250
90th Percentile £96,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +10.00%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,919 26,664 34,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.73% 48.04% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8,063 20,965 26,776
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £116,250 £102,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +2.94%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Pharmaceutical in London.

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in London

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Pharmaceutical in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in London

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the London region over the 6 months to 23 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +158 24 £85,000 +53.85% 4
West London +58 7 £61,250 +11.36% 9
South London +55 1 £77,500 +6.90% 2
East London - 1 £30,000 - 10
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 30 (33.33%) AWS
2 20 (22.22%) Big Data
3 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.78%) Artificial Intelligence
5 14 (15.56%) Python
5 14 (15.56%) Analytics
6 12 (13.33%) Power BI
6 12 (13.33%) IT Strategy
6 12 (13.33%) Power Platform
6 12 (13.33%) SQL
6 12 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (12.22%) .NET
8 10 (11.11%) ETL
8 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 10 (11.11%) Finance
8 10 (11.11%) Degree
9 9 (10.00%) Tableau
9 9 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (8.89%) Data Engineering
10 8 (8.89%) Office 365
10 8 (8.89%) JIRA
10 8 (8.89%) Retail
10 8 (8.89%) Migration
10 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (7.78%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.78%) Project Management
11 7 (7.78%) Service Management
11 7 (7.78%) ITSM
11 7 (7.78%) Scrum

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (7.78%) Confluence
2 5 (5.56%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.33%) Apache
3 3 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.11%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.11%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 30 (33.33%) AWS
2 12 (13.33%) Power Platform
3 8 (8.89%) Office 365
4 6 (6.67%) Azure
5 4 (4.44%) GCP
6 3 (3.33%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.22%) IaaS
7 2 (2.22%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.22%) PaaS
7 2 (2.22%) SaaS
7 2 (2.22%) Serverless
8 1 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.11%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.11%) GitHub
8 1 (1.11%) NuGet
8 1 (1.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Firewall
2 3 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.33%) VPN
3 2 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) Big Data
2 12 (13.33%) Power BI
3 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.56%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.44%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.33%) QlikView
8 2 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.22%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.22%) MySQL
8 2 (2.22%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.11%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (1.11%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 8 (8.89%) JIRA
2 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.11%) ER Studio
3 1 (1.11%) ERwin
3 1 (1.11%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.11%) JUnit
3 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.11%) RSpec
3 1 (1.11%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.11%) Subversion
3 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (11.11%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Retail
3 7 (7.78%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.56%) Banking
5 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.33%) Law
7 2 (2.22%) Advertising
7 2 (2.22%) Automotive
7 2 (2.22%) Back Office
7 2 (2.22%) German Language
8 1 (1.11%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.11%) Legal
8 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (13.33%) Architect
2 11 (12.22%) Analyst
3 10 (11.11%) Consultant
4 8 (8.89%) Data Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) Developer
4 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Security Consultant
8 3 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Sales Executive
8 3 (3.33%) Lead Architect
8 3 (3.33%) Sales Executive
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) .NET
2 4 (4.44%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (3.33%) Kafka
3 3 (3.33%) React
3 3 (3.33%) RESTful
4 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.22%) CSS
4 2 (2.22%) HTML
5 1 (1.11%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.11%) Anaconda
5 1 (1.11%) Angular 2
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Tez
5 1 (1.11%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.11%) Jest
5 1 (1.11%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (1.11%) Nightwatchjs
5 1 (1.11%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.11%) TensorFlow
5 1 (1.11%) Vue.js
5 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.56%) NHS
4 4 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.44%) Life Science
4 4 (4.44%) SCADA
5 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.22%) Biotechnology
6 2 (2.22%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.22%) Industrial Internet of Things
6 2 (2.22%) Industry 4.0
6 2 (2.22%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.11%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) Linux
1 3 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.78%) Artificial Intelligence
3 14 (15.56%) Analytics
4 12 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (13.33%) IT Strategy
5 10 (11.11%) ETL
6 8 (8.89%) Data Engineering
6 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (8.89%) Migration
7 7 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.78%) Data Modelling
7 7 (7.78%) Data Science
7 7 (7.78%) ITSM
7 7 (7.78%) Project Management
7 7 (7.78%) Scrum
7 7 (7.78%) Service Management
7 7 (7.78%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
8 6 (6.67%) Machine Learning
8 6 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.56%) Python
2 12 (13.33%) SQL
3 6 (6.67%) Java
4 5 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.44%) Ruby
6 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.22%) C#
7 2 (2.22%) R
7 2 (2.22%) Scala
8 1 (1.11%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.11%) C
8 1 (1.11%) ES6
8 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) CISSP
2 3 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.22%) CISM
4 1 (1.11%) CISA
4 1 (1.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.22%) GDPR
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) COBIT
3 1 (1.11%) GAMP
3 1 (1.11%) GMP
3 1 (1.11%) Good Clinical Practice
3 1 (1.11%) GxP
3 1 (1.11%) ISO 13485
3 1 (1.11%) ISO 31000
3 1 (1.11%) NIST
3 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Docker
2 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.44%) Terraform
3 2 (2.22%) Ansible
4 1 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.11%) Graylog
4 1 (1.11%) logstash
4 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.11%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.00%) Tableau
3 5 (5.56%) SAP
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco
4 3 (3.33%) Google
4 3 (3.33%) Hortonworks
4 3 (3.33%) Meraki
4 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.33%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.33%) VMware
5 2 (2.22%) Alteryx
5 2 (2.22%) Ariba
5 2 (2.22%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.11%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (1.11%) Databricks
6 1 (1.11%) Dell
6 1 (1.11%) EMC
6 1 (1.11%) Splunk
6 1 (1.11%) Talend
6 1 (1.11%) Veracode