The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank - - 237
Permanent jobs citing GMP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
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 South West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
606 563 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.66% 9.61% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 487 433 547
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GMP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

GMP Salary Trend in the South West

GMP
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) ISO13485

GMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) QA Officer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO13485
1 4 (100.00%) QA