Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 283 262
Rank change year-on-year +3 -21 +36
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 45 59 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the General category 1.18% 1.34% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 35
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +10.23% +15.79%
10th Percentile £36,325 £38,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £58,750 £52,200
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3816 4405 4034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.68% 38.54% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2977 3404 3201
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Staffordshire +11 33 £50,000 +3.09%
Birmingham +23 8 £38,500 -9.41% 2
Coventry +9 3 £65,000 +182.61% 1
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 18 (40.00%) Degree
2 17 (37.78%) SDLC
3 16 (35.56%) C#
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
3 16 (35.56%) .NET
3 16 (35.56%) Visual Studio
4 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (33.33%) XML
4 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (33.33%) NHS
5 14 (31.11%) CRM
5 14 (31.11%) SharePoint
5 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.11%) VB.NET
5 14 (31.11%) LINQ
5 14 (31.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (31.11%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (31.11%) Workflow
5 14 (31.11%) KnockoutJS
5 14 (31.11%) AngularJS
6 12 (26.67%) Java
6 12 (26.67%) Oracle
6 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 11 (24.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (24.44%) Web Design
7 11 (24.44%) Publishing
7 11 (24.44%) Graphic Design
7 11 (24.44%) Adobe
7 11 (24.44%) UML
7 11 (24.44%) Acrobat

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 14 (31.11%) SharePoint
1 14 (31.11%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.22%) JBoss
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (24.44%) Acrobat
2 11 (24.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (24.44%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (4.44%) AutoCAD
3 2 (4.44%) Doxygen
4 1 (2.22%) Revit
4 1 (2.22%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.44%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.22%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.22%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.22%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Big Data
2 2 (4.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 2 (4.44%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (4.44%) VectorCAST
4 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (24.44%) Publishing
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) .NET Developer
2 14 (31.11%) C# .NET Developer
2 14 (31.11%) C# Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Senior .NET Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Senior C# Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Senior Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Architect
4 11 (24.44%) Technical Architect
5 8 (17.78%) Author
5 8 (17.78%) Technical Author
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
2 15 (33.33%) XML
3 14 (31.11%) AngularJS
3 14 (31.11%) KnockoutJS
3 14 (31.11%) LINQ
4 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.22%) CSS
5 1 (2.22%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) IDoc
5 1 (2.22%) J2EE
5 1 (2.22%) JSF
5 1 (2.22%) RichFaces
5 1 (2.22%) SOAP
5 1 (2.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) NHS
2 11 (24.44%) Graphic Design
3 4 (8.89%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Life Science
3 4 (8.89%) PMI
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.44%) SCADA
5 1 (2.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
1 2 (4.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) SDLC
2 14 (31.11%) CRM
2 14 (31.11%) Workflow
3 11 (24.44%) Information Architecture
3 11 (24.44%) UML
3 11 (24.44%) Web Design
4 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.89%) Analytics
7 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Change Control
7 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Line Management
7 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.89%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) QMS
7 4 (8.89%) Quality Management
7 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) C#
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) VB.NET
4 12 (26.67%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) ABAP
5 2 (4.44%) C
5 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) PhD
2 4 (8.89%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
2 4 (8.89%) IEC 62304
2 4 (8.89%) ISO 13485
3 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.44%) MISRA
3 2 (4.44%) MISRA C
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle
3 11 (24.44%) Adobe
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Allen-Bradley
5 2 (4.44%) Rockwell
5 2 (4.44%) Siemens
6 1 (2.22%) NEC
6 1 (2.22%) Remedy