The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 66 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.18% 0.66% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.47% 1.61% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £28,000 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.05% -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Slough region.

General Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
212 249 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 38.83% 41.23% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 179 190 204
Average salary £49,500 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.02% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Slough

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) SLA
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) MDX
3 3 (27.27%) SaaS
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (18.18%) R
4 2 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (18.18%) Chemistry
4 2 (18.18%) Biology
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (18.18%) SAS
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) MDX
2 2 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Chemistry
1 2 (18.18%) Biology
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
1 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Bioinformatics
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
2 2 (18.18%) R
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle