The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 243 - 241
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GMP 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% - 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 - £63,000
GMP
England

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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
612 672 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.74% 9.73% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 478 567 436
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

GMP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

GMP Salary Trend in the North West

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Life Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) CAPA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) QA Leader
1 1 (50.00%) QA Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAPA
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA