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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 - 145
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.077% - 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.26% - 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £49,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £68,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  

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 381 551 970
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 29.47% 30.80% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 420 582 1115
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £75,675
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) SMS
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
1 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Software QA Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software QA Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
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