The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 49 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.99% 0.87% -
As % of the General category 14.29% 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +8.43%
Pharmaceutical
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

General Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 13.94% 19.13% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 38
Average salary £48,500 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.33% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Abingdon region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Abingdon

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical.

1 15 (71.43%) Windows
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (52.38%) Analytics
3 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle
5 6 (28.57%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) IIS
5 6 (28.57%) MS Office
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Internet
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (19.05%) Data Security
7 4 (19.05%) Information Security
7 4 (19.05%) Sophos
7 4 (19.05%) Avaya
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
7 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) Network Security
8 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 3 (14.29%) VPN
8 3 (14.29%) Network Security Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) IIS
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Systems Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Software Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Support
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Information Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) EqualLogic
3 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Biotechnology
4 1 (4.76%) Informatics
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Analytics
2 4 (19.05%) Data Security
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security
2 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security Management
3 3 (14.29%) Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) PhD
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Avaya
2 4 (19.05%) Sophos
3 2 (9.52%) Dell
3 2 (9.52%) Fortinet