Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 259 301 297
Rank change year-on-year +42 -4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 81 51 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.74% 0.41% 0.68%
As % of the General category 2.54% 1.22% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 82
Thames Valley median annual salary £40,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +15.63% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +7.14% +8.89%

Pharmaceutical is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,189 4,179 5,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 29.04% 33.85% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,283 2,983 3,858
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in the Thames Valley

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Pharmaceutical in the Thames Valley

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Pharmaceutical in the Thames Valley

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +51 52 £40,000 -15.79% 10
Berkshire -2 26 £60,000 +33.33% 18
Buckinghamshire +22 3 £58,750 +52.60% 8
Pharmaceutical
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Thames Valley region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 34 (41.98%) Analytics
2 29 (35.80%) Data Analysis
3 28 (34.57%) Algorithms
3 28 (34.57%) Life Science
3 28 (34.57%) Mathematics
3 28 (34.57%) Data Science
4 24 (29.63%) Computer Science
5 21 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (25.93%) Project Management
6 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
6 19 (23.46%) Risk Management
6 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
7 18 (22.22%) Java
7 18 (22.22%) PhD
8 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
9 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
10 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (14.81%) ERP
11 12 (14.81%) Degree
11 12 (14.81%) Line Management
12 11 (13.58%) Computer Science Degree
12 11 (13.58%) SDLC
12 11 (13.58%) Business Continuity
12 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
13 10 (12.35%) Python
13 10 (12.35%) C#
13 10 (12.35%) AngularJS
13 10 (12.35%) Test Automation
14 9 (11.11%) C++
14 9 (11.11%) ITIL

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 7 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.23%) CMS
2 1 (1.23%) Drupal
2 1 (1.23%) JBoss
2 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.64%) Office 365
1 7 (8.64%) PaaS
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.70%) Power BI
2 1 (1.23%) Big Data
2 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.70%) Xcode
2 2 (2.47%) Protractor
General
1 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
1 6 (7.41%) Marketing
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) French Language
2 1 (1.23%) German Language
2 1 (1.23%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.23%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (1.23%) Retail
2 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (18.52%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Project Manager
3 12 (14.81%) Software Manager
3 12 (14.81%) Software Project Manager
3 12 (14.81%) Support Manager
4 9 (11.11%) Business Manager
5 8 (9.88%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Graduate
5 8 (9.88%) Graduate Test Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Scientific Software Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Software Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Test Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Information Officer
6 7 (8.64%) Information Security Officer
6 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) IT Manager
6 7 (8.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) AngularJS
2 8 (9.88%) .NET
2 8 (9.88%) React
3 7 (8.64%) Web Services
4 4 (4.94%) CSS
4 4 (4.94%) HTML
5 3 (3.70%) Ajax
5 3 (3.70%) jQuery
5 3 (3.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 28 (34.57%) Algorithms
1 28 (34.57%) Life Science
2 8 (9.88%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.88%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.64%) PMI
4 6 (7.41%) User Experience
5 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.70%) Animation
6 3 (3.70%) iPad
7 2 (2.47%) Biotechnology
8 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.23%) NHS
8 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
1 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.23%) CentOS
2 1 (1.23%) Debian
2 1 (1.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) Analytics
2 29 (35.80%) Data Analysis
3 28 (34.57%) Data Science
3 28 (34.57%) Mathematics
4 24 (29.63%) Computer Science
5 21 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (25.93%) Project Management
6 19 (23.46%) Risk Management
7 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
9 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (14.81%) ERP
10 12 (14.81%) Line Management
11 11 (13.58%) Business Continuity
11 11 (13.58%) SDLC
12 10 (12.35%) Test Automation
13 9 (11.11%) ITIL
13 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
14 8 (9.88%) Change Management
14 8 (9.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
2 18 (22.22%) Java
3 10 (12.35%) C#
3 10 (12.35%) Python
4 9 (11.11%) C++
5 8 (9.88%) C
5 8 (9.88%) MATLAB
5 8 (9.88%) R
6 7 (8.64%) SQL
7 1 (1.23%) Perl
7 1 (1.23%) Ruby
7 1 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) PhD
2 12 (14.81%) Degree
3 11 (13.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (9.88%) ISTQB
5 7 (8.64%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (8.64%) Master's Degree
5 7 (8.64%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.23%) APMP
6 1 (1.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) GAMP
2 7 (8.64%) GDPR
3 1 (1.23%) GLP
3 1 (1.23%) GMP
3 1 (1.23%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) SCCM
1 5 (6.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) SAP
3 2 (2.47%) IBM
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco
4 1 (1.23%) Dell
4 1 (1.23%) EMC
4 1 (1.23%) F5
4 1 (1.23%) NetApp
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.23%) Splunk
4 1 (1.23%) VMware