Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > Midlands
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 259 211 310
Rank change year-on-year -48 +99 +43
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 66 7 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.61% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.05% 0.30% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 25
10th Percentile £43,000 £41,950 "
25th Percentile £48,750 £47,125 £20,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £55,000 £38,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.64% +42.86% -24.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £69,375 £47,500
90th Percentile £75,500 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 6,259 2,329 5,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 57.80% 50.37% 51.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4,205 1,822 4,529
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,200 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,000 £72,500
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -29 44 £52,500 -4.55% 6
West Midlands - 20 £57,500 - 9
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 21 (31.82%) Life Science
2 20 (30.30%) Social Skills
3 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (24.24%) HTML
5 15 (22.73%) Marketing
5 15 (22.73%) Data Protection
5 15 (22.73%) Decision-Making
6 14 (21.21%) Degree
7 13 (19.70%) Customer Engagement
7 13 (19.70%) Analytics
8 12 (18.18%) B2B
8 12 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 12 (18.18%) E-Procurement
8 12 (18.18%) Manufacturing
8 12 (18.18%) Social Media Marketing
8 12 (18.18%) Social Media
8 12 (18.18%) Copywriting
9 10 (15.15%) Project Management
10 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.12%) NHS
11 8 (12.12%) C#
11 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
12 7 (10.61%) Statistics
12 7 (10.61%) PhD
12 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.61%) GDPR
12 7 (10.61%) Acceptance Criteria
12 7 (10.61%) Problem-Solving

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 4 (6.06%) SAS
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.52%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (1.52%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.52%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.52%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (3.03%) Power Platform
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Azure Logic Apps
4 1 (1.52%) Azure Service Bus
4 1 (1.52%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.52%) GitHub
4 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (1.52%) DNS
1 1 (1.52%) Network Security
1 1 (1.52%) SAN
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) Power BI
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) GitLab
3 1 (1.52%) gulp
3 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (30.30%) Social Skills
2 15 (22.73%) Marketing
3 12 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.09%) Finance
6 5 (7.58%) Public Sector
7 4 (6.06%) Influencing Skills
7 4 (6.06%) Legal
7 4 (6.06%) Retail
8 3 (4.55%) Banking
8 3 (4.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (4.55%) Law
8 3 (4.55%) Local Government
8 3 (4.55%) Police
8 3 (4.55%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (3.03%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (1.52%) Advertising
10 1 (1.52%) Automotive
10 1 (1.52%) Electronics
10 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Analyst
2 6 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
3 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Coordinator
4 4 (6.06%) Programmer
4 4 (6.06%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (6.06%) Senior Statistical Programmer
4 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
4 4 (6.06%) Statistical Programmer
5 3 (4.55%) Associate Director
5 3 (4.55%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Category Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Data Protection Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) IT Procurement Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Senior IT Business Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Service Transition Associate
5 3 (4.55%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) HTML
2 5 (7.58%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (3.03%) .NET Core
4 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.03%) RESTful
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
4 2 (3.03%) WPF
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (1.52%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.52%) HTML5
5 1 (1.52%) jQuery
5 1 (1.52%) JSON
5 1 (1.52%) Node.js
5 1 (1.52%) OAuth
5 1 (1.52%) OpenID
5 1 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.52%) React
5 1 (1.52%) REST
5 1 (1.52%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Life Science
2 12 (18.18%) Social Media
3 8 (12.12%) NHS
4 5 (7.58%) Pharmacovigilance
5 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.55%) Biotechnology
6 3 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.55%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.55%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.55%) FMCG
6 3 (4.55%) User Experience
7 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.52%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Android
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) Data Protection
2 15 (22.73%) Decision-Making
3 13 (19.70%) Analytics
3 13 (19.70%) Customer Engagement
4 12 (18.18%) B2B
4 12 (18.18%) Copywriting
4 12 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 12 (18.18%) E-Procurement
4 12 (18.18%) Social Media Marketing
5 10 (15.15%) Project Management
6 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.61%) Acceptance Criteria
7 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.61%) Statistics
8 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
8 6 (9.09%) DevOps
8 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) C#
2 4 (6.06%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.52%) C++
5 1 (1.52%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) Python
5 1 (1.52%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) PhD
3 3 (4.55%) CISM
4 2 (3.03%) CISSP
4 2 (3.03%) CRISC
4 2 (3.03%) MBA
4 2 (3.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.52%) CIPFA
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.52%) ISEB
5 1 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) GDPR
2 4 (6.06%) CDISC
2 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.55%) COBIT
3 3 (4.55%) GLP
3 3 (4.55%) NIST
3 3 (4.55%) PMO
4 2 (3.03%) GRC
4 2 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.52%) GxP
5 1 (1.52%) NIST 800
5 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
1 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco
2 1 (1.52%) HP
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle
2 1 (1.52%) SAP
2 1 (1.52%) VMware