Period
to 21 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 221 286 320
Rank change year-on-year +65 +34 +40
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 12 44 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.22% 0.42% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.60% 1.26% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 18
Median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -28.57% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,500 £29,975
90th Percentile £59,500 £82,500 £70,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -5.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,996 3,480 4,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 35.86% 32.98% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,483 2,676 3,411
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,000 £25,875
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in the Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in the Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 January 2021. 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
East Midlands +48 8 £35,000 -12.50% 29
West Midlands +54 3 £41,000 +20.59% 10
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Azure
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) CRUD
3 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio Code
3 4 (33.33%) Blazor
4 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (16.67%) Vue.js
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (16.67%) React
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (8.33%) Liferay
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MDM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) Blazor
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (16.67%) React
5 2 (16.67%) Vue.js
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing Technology
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) CRUD
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Biostatistics
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Statistics
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) R
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Macro
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (8.33%) CDISC
1 1 (8.33%) Good Clinical Practice
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) Ping Identity
1 1 (8.33%) SAP