The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC)
Rank 898 867 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Permanent jobs citing CDISC 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.006% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.008% 0.055% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 -

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
12376 10833 12220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.63% 10.18% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9544 8499 10049
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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
Top 3 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 29 August 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 -40 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

CDISC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (100.00%) SAS
2 13 (86.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (73.33%) Statistics
4 9 (60.00%) Life Science
4 9 (60.00%) Biostatistics
5 6 (40.00%) Data Management
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Base SAS
7 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (13.33%) PhD
8 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) S-PLUS
8 2 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) R
8 2 (13.33%) Analytics
8 2 (13.33%) Visual Analytics
9 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
9 1 (6.67%) Clinical Data Management
9 1 (6.67%) Biotechnology
9 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
9 1 (6.67%) Marketing
9 1 (6.67%) SAS Macro
9 1 (6.67%) Time Management
9 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
9 1 (6.67%) Publishing

CDISC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Base SAS
2 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 13 (86.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Programmer
2 11 (73.33%) SAS Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior SAS Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Statistician
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Statistics
2 9 (60.00%) Life Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Biotechnology
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Biostatistics
2 6 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Clinical Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) R
3 1 (6.67%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PhD