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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GxP
Rank 439 431 434
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing GxP 2 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.009% 0.087%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.084% 0.095% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 20
Average salary £59,500 £39,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.63% -16.84%
UK excluding London average salary £59,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+48.75% -15.78%
GxP
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2371 2098 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.05% 9.91% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1797 1663 2112
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GxP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

GxP Salary Trend in the South East

GxP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GxP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Surrey - 2 £59,500 -
GxP
England

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (81.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (68.75%) Validation
3 10 (62.50%) GAMP
3 10 (62.50%) Degree
4 9 (56.25%) Project Management
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (37.50%) IT Governance
6 6 (37.50%) Resource Management
6 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
6 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) Change Management
8 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) ERP
8 3 (18.75%) LIMS
8 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (18.75%) Kanban
8 3 (18.75%) Change Control
9 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
9 2 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
9 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
9 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
9 2 (12.50%) Spotfire
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (12.50%) COBIT
9 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL
9 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) OLAP
1 2 (12.50%) Spotfire
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (81.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Change Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Quality Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Process Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) LIMS
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) PMI
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Validation
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) IT Governance
4 6 (37.50%) Resource Management
4 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) ERP
6 3 (18.75%) Kanban
6 3 (18.75%) Change Control
7 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
7 2 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Data Management
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) GAMP
2 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (12.50%) COBIT
2 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle