The table below looks at the statistics for 21 CFR Part 11 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 21 CFR Part 11 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
21 CFR Part 11
Rank 882 893 863
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -30
Permanent jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 8 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.068% 0.073% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 23
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11809 10924 12138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.49% 10.06% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9151 8537 9921
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

21 CFR Part 11
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

21 CFR Part 11 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 within the UK.

21 CFR Part 11 Salary Trend in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 within the UK.

21 CFR Part 11 Salary Histogram in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 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
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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
England +16 7 £40,000 - 2
East of England - 4 £32,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £32,500 -
South East -14 2 £63,000 +57.50%
Surrey -8 1 £70,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Scotland - 1 £75,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £56,000 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Southampton - 1 £56,000 -
Stirling - 1 £75,000 -
York - 1 £47,500 - 1

21 CFR Part 11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing 21 CFR Part 11 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 21 CFR Part 11.

1 15 (83.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 15 (83.33%) Validation
2 11 (61.11%) GAMP
3 7 (38.89%) GMP
3 7 (38.89%) QA
4 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) GxP
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) MS Office
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) Life Science
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (16.67%) Pharmacovigilance
6 3 (16.67%) Software Licensing
6 3 (16.67%) GCP
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Document Management
7 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.11%) LIMS
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

21 CFR Part 11
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing 21 CFR Part 11 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 21 CFR Part 11. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Documentum
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
1 1 (5.56%) LiveLink
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PLM
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) TrackWise
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LabVIEW
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 15 (83.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Compliance Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Quality Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Validation Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Life Science
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Pharmacovigilance
3 2 (11.11%) LIMS
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Validation
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Software Licensing
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Document Management
4 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) QMS
5 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) GAMP
2 7 (38.89%) GMP
2 7 (38.89%) QA
3 4 (22.22%) GxP
4 3 (16.67%) GCP
4 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) Siebel
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Cognizant