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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 867 854 869
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing GMP 6 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.053% 0.050% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -21.14%
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
11248 10097 11425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.51% 10.09% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8790 7996 9386
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +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 23 October 2014. 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
East of England - 4 £32,500 -
South East -14 1 £23,500 -47.77% 1
North West -26 1 - - 2
GMP
UK

GMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) Validation
2 12 (70.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (52.94%) QA
4 8 (47.06%) GAMP
4 8 (47.06%) GCP
5 7 (41.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 6 (35.29%) GLP
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) Information Security
7 5 (29.41%) Life Science
7 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
8 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
8 4 (23.53%) Information Management
8 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
8 4 (23.53%) IT Governance
8 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
8 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Data Security
8 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
8 4 (23.53%) Legal
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Change Management
9 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management

GMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Site Server
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (70.59%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (23.53%) Legal
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Head of IT Security
1 4 (23.53%) Head of Security
1 4 (23.53%) Head of IT
2 3 (17.65%) Compliance Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Validation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Life Science
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (17.65%) Pharmacovigilance
4 2 (11.76%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Validation
2 5 (29.41%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 4 (23.53%) Information Management
3 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
3 4 (23.53%) IT Governance
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Data Security
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Document Management
4 3 (17.65%) Software Licensing
5 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
2 8 (47.06%) GAMP
2 8 (47.06%) GCP
3 7 (41.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 6 (35.29%) GLP
5 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
6 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (5.88%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
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