The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank - - 135
Permanent jobs citing GMP 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
GMP
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
209 137 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.70% 8.67% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 161 82 132
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

GMP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

GMP Salary Trend in Cheshire

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing GMP 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 GMP.

1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA

GMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing GMP 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 GMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognizant