The first table below looks at the demand for CDISC skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CDISC over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC)
Rank 896 870 889
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Permanent jobs citing CDISC 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.065% 0.045% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £41,250 -
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12296 11038 11342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.57% 10.14% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9532 8781 9336
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

CDISC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CDISC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CDISC
Salary Trend

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

CDISC Salary Trend in the UK

CDISC
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CDISC over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 within the UK.

CDISC Salary Histogram in the UK

CDISC
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CDISC within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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 -33 8 £52,500 +27.27%
East of England -15 3 £52,500 +40.00%
North East - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Cambridge -3 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

CDISC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CDISC 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 CDISC.

1 22 (100.00%) SAS
2 20 (90.91%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (68.18%) Statistics
4 12 (54.55%) Biostatistics
5 11 (50.00%) Data Management
6 9 (40.91%) Life Science
7 7 (31.82%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 4 (18.18%) Base SAS
8 4 (18.18%) XML
8 4 (18.18%) Clinical Data Management
9 3 (13.64%) PhD
9 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
9 3 (13.64%) Validation
9 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
10 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (9.09%) Project Management
10 2 (9.09%) S-PLUS
10 2 (9.09%) R
10 2 (9.09%) Analytics
11 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
11 1 (4.55%) Publishing
11 1 (4.55%) Marketing
11 1 (4.55%) Biotechnology
11 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
11 1 (4.55%) SAS Macro

CDISC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CDISC 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 CDISC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Base SAS
2 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
General
1 20 (90.91%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Programmer
2 15 (68.18%) SAS Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) SAS Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Statistician
4 2 (9.09%) Statistical Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Statistical Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Senior SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Statistics
2 9 (40.91%) Life Science
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Biotechnology
5 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Biostatistics
2 11 (50.00%) Data Management
3 4 (18.18%) Clinical Data Management
4 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) R
3 1 (4.55%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) PhD