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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 242 243 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing GMP 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% 0.043% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.95% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £22,625 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+165.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
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
630 598 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.91% 8.50% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 492 469 495
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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

GMP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Cheshire +4 4 £60,000 - 5
GMP
England

GMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Wonderware
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) SCADA
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) GAMP
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Cognizant
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) Biotechnology
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Sage
5 1 (12.50%) Site Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (12.50%) GLP

GMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Site Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
General
1 5 (62.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) SCADA
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) GAMP
3 1 (12.50%) GLP
3 1 (12.50%) GxP
3 1 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Wonderware
2 2 (25.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (12.50%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Experis Engineering
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Experis IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Engineering
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago