The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 847 838 880
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +42
Permanent jobs citing GMP 4 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.039% 0.13% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £61,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.75%
UK excluding London average salary - £63,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +32.63%
GMP
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10356 9902 10635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.52% 10.22% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8156 7689 8783
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GMP
Salary Trend in England

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

GMP Salary Trend in England

GMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GMP within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
GMP
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GMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 8 (80.00%) Validation
2 7 (70.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (40.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (40.00%) GAMP
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) GCP
5 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (30.00%) Change Management
5 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) Pharmacovigilance
5 3 (30.00%) Software Licensing
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) Biotechnology
6 2 (20.00%) PhD
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) Life Science
7 1 (10.00%) QMS

GMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
General
1 7 (70.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Compliance Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) QA Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmacovigilance
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Biotechnology
3 1 (10.00%) Life Science
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Software Licensing
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) QMS
4 1 (10.00%) CAPA
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (40.00%) GAMP
3 3 (30.00%) GCP
3 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cancer Research UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago