The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 102 132 144
Rank change year-on-year +30 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.41% 0.72% 0.30%
As % of the General category 1.57% 1.67% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
Median salary £27,500 £42,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.52% -27.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +7.36% -4.04%  

Pharmaceutical is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 318 840 1109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 25.83% 43.17% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 232 588 580
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Reading

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in Reading

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Reading over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in Reading

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Validation
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
7 3 (17.65%) SMS
7 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (11.76%) German Language
8 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) TrackWise
8 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) ETL
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) CRM
8 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.76%) Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
9 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (5.88%) Presales
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle
9 1 (5.88%) IIS

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) TrackWise
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Implementation Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Change Manager
4 2 (11.76%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) CRM Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (11.76%) IT Change Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software QA Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Validation
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) CDISC
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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