The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 78 83 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.76% 0.50% 1.69%
As % of the General category 2.76% 1.60% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -5.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £85,900 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +9.52%
General Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
254 312 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 27.67% 31.08% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 213 242 209
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Pharmaceutical
Oxfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Oxford

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in Oxford

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (55.56%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) VB.NET
4 7 (25.93%) CAD
4 7 (25.93%) Aerospace
4 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
4 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) Degree
5 6 (22.22%) OOD
5 6 (22.22%) C
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) C++
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (18.52%) Siemens
7 4 (14.81%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (14.81%) Apache Axis
8 3 (11.11%) Statistics
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.11%) SAS
9 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.41%) OLTP
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (7.41%) BCP
9 2 (7.41%) Project Management
9 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
9 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) OLTP
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (25.93%) Aerospace
1 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Junior
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Junior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) Statistical Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Statistical Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Axis
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Statistics
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) CAD
2 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) OOD
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) BCP
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.70%) E-business
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) C#
1 8 (29.63%) VB.NET
2 6 (22.22%) C
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C++
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Siemens
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) SAP