The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 142 123 128
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.083% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.17% 0.97% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 7
Average salary £70,000 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.35% -15.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
Pharmaceutical
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1143 930 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 47.70% 39.04% 37.66%
Number of salaries quoted 623 563 600
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Reading

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
Reading, London, South East
Oracle
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
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