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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC)
Rank - 867 -
Permanent jobs citing CDISC 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.056% -
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
12069 10762 12379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.58% 10.11% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9314 8437 10190
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 £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

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 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 13 (100.00%) SAS
2 11 (84.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (76.92%) Statistics
4 8 (61.54%) Life Science
4 8 (61.54%) Biostatistics
5 5 (38.46%) Data Management
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) Base SAS
7 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) XML
8 2 (15.38%) PhD
8 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) S-PLUS
8 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) R
8 2 (15.38%) Analytics
8 2 (15.38%) Visual Analytics
9 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (7.69%) SAS Macro
9 1 (7.69%) Time Management
9 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
9 1 (7.69%) Clinical Data Management
9 1 (7.69%) Biotechnology
9 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
9 1 (7.69%) Publishing

CDISC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 13 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Base SAS
2 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (84.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Programmer
2 9 (69.23%) SAS Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Statistician
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Statistics
2 8 (61.54%) Life Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Biotechnology
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Biostatistics
2 5 (38.46%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Visual Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Clinical Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) R
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PhD