The table below looks at the statistics for GAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
Rank 135 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% - 0.049%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.65% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -23.78%
GAMP
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
303 208 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.04% 9.24% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 199 148 218
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

GAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

GAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GAMP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

GAMP Salary Trend in Reading

GAMP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GAMP 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 GAMP.

1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) V-Model
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

GAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GAMP 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 GAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification