Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 310 273
Rank change year-on-year +102 -37 +2
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 121 47 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 1.19% 0.37% 0.73%
As % of the General category 4.05% 1.13% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 56 25 76
Thames Valley median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -14.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,125 £65,700 £79,375
South East median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% -6.86% +7.37%

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 2,991 4,157 4,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 29.34% 32.50% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,049 3,081 3,171
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 +108 98 £30,000 -45.45% 7
Berkshire -5 19 £50,000 +42.86% 19
Buckinghamshire - 4 £57,500 - 9
Pharmaceutical
South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 78 (64.46%) Analytics
2 71 (58.68%) Data Analysis
3 69 (57.02%) Mathematics
3 69 (57.02%) Algorithms
3 69 (57.02%) Data Science
4 47 (38.84%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (37.19%) PhD
6 44 (36.36%) Java
7 35 (28.93%) JavaScript
8 34 (28.10%) C#
9 30 (24.79%) Python
10 28 (23.14%) C
10 28 (23.14%) C++
11 27 (22.31%) MATLAB
11 27 (22.31%) Innovative Thinking
11 27 (22.31%) R
12 25 (20.66%) Life Science
13 22 (18.18%) Software Engineering
13 22 (18.18%) .NET
14 21 (17.36%) Computer Science
15 20 (16.53%) Management Information System
16 18 (14.88%) Risk Management
16 18 (14.88%) SDLC
17 17 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (13.22%) React
18 16 (13.22%) AngularJS
18 16 (13.22%) Software Testing
18 16 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
19 15 (12.40%) ISTQB
19 15 (12.40%) Test Automation

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 1 (0.83%) CMS
1 1 (0.83%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) 3G
2 1 (0.83%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.48%) Power BI
2 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.65%) Big Data
4 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) OLAP
4 1 (0.83%) OLTP
4 1 (0.83%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.65%) JIRA
3 1 (0.83%) ERwin
General
1 4 (3.31%) Finance
1 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
1 4 (3.31%) Marketing
2 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (28.10%) Developer
2 30 (24.79%) Software Developer
3 20 (16.53%) Analyst
4 15 (12.40%) Graduate
4 15 (12.40%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 15 (12.40%) Scientific Software Developer
4 15 (12.40%) Software Test Engineer
4 15 (12.40%) Test Engineer
5 14 (11.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (11.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (9.92%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 12 (9.92%) Data Scientist
6 12 (9.92%) Software Analyst
6 12 (9.92%) Software Support Analyst
6 12 (9.92%) Support Analyst
7 10 (8.26%) Information Officer
7 10 (8.26%) Information Security Officer
7 10 (8.26%) Security Officer
8 8 (6.61%) Software Manager
8 8 (6.61%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.18%) .NET
2 16 (13.22%) AngularJS
2 16 (13.22%) React
3 6 (4.96%) HTML
4 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (3.31%) HTML5
4 4 (3.31%) jQuery
5 3 (2.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.83%) CSS3
6 1 (0.83%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.83%) LINQ
6 1 (0.83%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.83%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 69 (57.02%) Algorithms
2 25 (20.66%) Life Science
3 20 (16.53%) Management Information System
4 17 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.48%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.48%) NHS
5 3 (2.48%) User Experience
6 2 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.83%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.83%) EPoS
7 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.96%) Windows
1 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (64.46%) Analytics
2 71 (58.68%) Data Analysis
3 69 (57.02%) Data Science
3 69 (57.02%) Mathematics
4 47 (38.84%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (22.31%) Innovative Thinking
6 22 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 21 (17.36%) Computer Science
8 18 (14.88%) Risk Management
8 18 (14.88%) SDLC
9 16 (13.22%) Software Testing
9 16 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (12.40%) Test Automation
11 12 (9.92%) Machine Learning
11 12 (9.92%) Visualisation
12 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
12 11 (9.09%) Information Security
13 10 (8.26%) Project Management
13 10 (8.26%) Use Case
14 8 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.36%) Java
2 35 (28.93%) JavaScript
3 34 (28.10%) C#
4 30 (24.79%) Python
5 28 (23.14%) C
5 28 (23.14%) C++
6 27 (22.31%) MATLAB
6 27 (22.31%) R
7 4 (3.31%) SQL
8 2 (1.65%) Scala
9 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (37.19%) PhD
2 15 (12.40%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.83%) APMP
3 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.83%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) ISEB
3 1 (0.83%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) GDPR
2 2 (1.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.83%) CDISC
3 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) SCCM
1 6 (4.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe
3 1 (0.83%) SAP
3 1 (0.83%) Tableau