The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GxP
Rank 840 841 830
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing GxP 12 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.012% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.12% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 28
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.71%
UK excluding London average salary £59,500 £45,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -5.75%
GxP
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
10353 9868 10647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.53% 10.20% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8144 7663 8786
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 £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GxP
Salary Trend in England

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

GxP Salary Trend in England

GxP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GxP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

GxP Salary Histogram in England

GxP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GxP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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 - 8 £57,500 - 2
North West -10 2 £80,000 - 1
South East -39 2 £59,500 +8.18%
GxP
UK

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing GxP 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 GxP.

1 24 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 22 (73.33%) GAMP
3 14 (46.67%) Life Science
4 11 (36.67%) Degree
4 11 (36.67%) Programme Management
4 11 (36.67%) Project Management
5 10 (33.33%) Validation
6 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (23.33%) Resource Management
8 6 (20.00%) IT Governance
8 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (13.33%) ERP
9 4 (13.33%) Change Management
9 4 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (10.00%) Kanban
10 3 (10.00%) SAP
10 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
10 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (10.00%) Change Control
11 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
11 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
11 2 (6.67%) Data Governance
11 2 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
11 2 (6.67%) CRM
11 2 (6.67%) Quality Management

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing GxP 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 GxP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) OLAP
1 2 (6.67%) Spotfire
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Programme Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Change Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Quality Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Process Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Process Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Life Science
2 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
4 1 (3.33%) LIMS
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Project Management
1 11 (36.67%) Programme Management
2 10 (33.33%) Validation
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) Resource Management
5 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (20.00%) IT Governance
5 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.33%) ERP
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Change Control
7 3 (10.00%) Kanban
8 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.67%) Data Governance
8 2 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
8 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (73.33%) GAMP
2 4 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.67%) COBIT
3 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.33%) SLA
4 1 (3.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
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