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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 215 188
Rank change year-on-year +20 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 32 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.37% 0.72%
As % of the General category 1.67% 0.99% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 24
Median salary £50,000 £50,750 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.47% +41.95%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1913 2328 2061
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.50% 37.62% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1553 1720 1624
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,550
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +16 16 £50,000 -1.47% 2
Shropshire - 6 £35,000 -
Coventry -5 5 £47,500 - 1
Birmingham +8 3 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) NHS
3 8 (18.18%) C#
3 8 (18.18%) .NET
3 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 8 (18.18%) Retail
3 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (18.18%) SDLC
4 7 (15.91%) Algorithms
4 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
4 7 (15.91%) Hibernate
4 7 (15.91%) Java
4 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) Oracle
4 7 (15.91%) XML
4 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
5 6 (13.64%) Workflow
5 6 (13.64%) PaintShop Pro
5 6 (13.64%) Acrobat
5 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.64%) Adobe
5 6 (13.64%) Unix
5 6 (13.64%) UML
5 6 (13.64%) CRM
5 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
5 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
5 6 (13.64%) Publishing

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 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 6 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.27%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Acrobat
1 6 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (13.64%) PaintShop Pro
2 5 (11.36%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (4.55%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.82%) SAP CAR
2 3 (6.82%) SAP POS DM
2 3 (6.82%) SAP Retail
3 1 (2.27%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SAP BW
1 3 (6.82%) SAP HANA
2 2 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 8 (18.18%) Retail
2 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
3 6 (13.64%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Architect
3 7 (15.91%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Developer
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Author
4 6 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Architect
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Author
5 5 (11.36%) Design Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Project Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Mechanical Design Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Mechanical Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) .NET
2 7 (15.91%) Hibernate
2 7 (15.91%) XML
3 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 6 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (13.64%) LINQ
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) IDoc
4 1 (2.27%) J2EE
4 1 (2.27%) JSF
4 1 (2.27%) OpenCV
4 1 (2.27%) RichFaces
4 1 (2.27%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) XHTML
4 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (18.18%) NHS
2 7 (15.91%) Algorithms
3 6 (13.64%) Graphic Design
4 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.55%) Life Science
5 2 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 8 (18.18%) SDLC
2 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
3 6 (13.64%) CRM
3 6 (13.64%) Information Architecture
3 6 (13.64%) UML
3 6 (13.64%) Web Design
3 6 (13.64%) Workflow
4 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.09%) User Stories
5 3 (6.82%) CAD
5 3 (6.82%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (6.82%) Data Integration
5 3 (6.82%) IT Strategy
5 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.82%) Order to Cash
5 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) C#
3 7 (15.91%) Java
3 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.82%) ABAP
5 3 (6.82%) COBOL
6 2 (4.55%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) ISEB
3 3 (6.82%) HND
4 2 (4.55%) PhD
4 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO 9000
1 2 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) GAMP
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Adobe
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Remedy
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago