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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 61 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.20% 0.33% 0.90%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.79% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
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
201 254 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.77% 41.71% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 179 211 237
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £80,000 £70,000
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 19 September 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) SLA
3 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Validation
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (28.57%) SAS
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) UNIX
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) Perl
6 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) Service Management
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (28.57%) SAS
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Data Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SAS Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) MDX
1 3 (21.43%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Chemistry
2 3 (21.43%) Biology
2 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
2 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Validation
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Bioinformatics
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
2 3 (21.43%) R
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft