The table below looks at the statistics for GCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank 115 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GCP 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% - 0.046%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.47% - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -47.61%
GCP
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
204 133 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.49% 8.96% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 133 96 157
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +4.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

GCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

GCP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCP across the Cambridge region.

GCP Salary Trend in Cambridge

GCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 7 (100.00%) GMP
1 7 (100.00%) Validation
1 7 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (57.14%) Data Mining
2 4 (57.14%) Data Security
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Information Management
2 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) IT Governance
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) Life Science
2 4 (57.14%) GLP
2 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (42.86%) Pharmacovigilance
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Software Licensing
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills

GCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing GCP 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 GCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Head of Security
1 4 (57.14%) Head of IT Security
1 4 (57.14%) Head of IT
2 3 (42.86%) Compliance Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Life Science
2 3 (42.86%) Pharmacovigilance
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Data Security
2 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Information Management
2 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) IT Governance
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Software Licensing
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) GMP
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) GLP
2 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
3 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (42.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (42.86%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft