The first 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 28 July 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 54 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.41% 0.15% 1.16%
As % of the General category 3.50% 0.33% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
General Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
200 304 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.40% 46.70% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 174 260 247
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Pharmaceutical
Berkshire

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 28 July 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 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Validation
2 10 (43.48%) SLA
3 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE
4 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
4 7 (30.43%) Workflow
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) SaaS
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (26.09%) SAS
6 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
6 4 (17.39%) Marketing
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Bioinformatics
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) MDX
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Chemistry

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (30.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (26.09%) SAS
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Broadband
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) SAS Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior SAS Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Data Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Report Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) MDX
1 3 (13.04%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
3 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
3 3 (13.04%) Chemistry
3 3 (13.04%) Biology
4 2 (8.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Validation
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) PRINCE
3 7 (30.43%) Workflow
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Bioinformatics
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Management
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Network Design
5 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Business Development
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) R
2 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C++
2 3 (13.04%) Perl
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix