The table below looks at the statistics for GAMP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
Rank 869 895 873
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 26 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.002% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.018% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 11
Average salary £38,750 £45,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.36% +19.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,350 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-28.17% +19.07%

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
11914 10880 11442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.44% 9.98% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9368 8442 9315
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 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

GAMP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GAMP
Salary Trend

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

GAMP Salary Trend in the UK

GAMP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAMP over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 within the UK.

GAMP Salary Histogram in the UK

GAMP
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAMP within the UK over the 3 months to 20 November 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 +6 25 £38,750 -14.36% 5
South East +5 17 £30,750 +28.12% 4
Berkshire - 11 £26,000 -
London - 6 £57,500 - 1
Reading - 6 £26,000 -
Surrey - 4 £67,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £32,500 -
Wokingham - 2 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £32,500 -
East of England - 2 £32,500 -
Inverness - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £26,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £65,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -

GAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GAMP 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 GAMP.

1 33 (52.38%) V-Model
2 28 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 21 (33.33%) .NET
3 21 (33.33%) Oracle
4 20 (31.75%) Validation
5 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
5 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET
5 19 (30.16%) CSS
5 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
5 19 (30.16%) C#
5 19 (30.16%) HTML
5 19 (30.16%) MVC
5 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (26.98%) Test Scripting
6 17 (26.98%) GxP
7 16 (25.40%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (25.40%) Oracle Database
8 15 (23.81%) jQuery
8 15 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 15 (23.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (22.22%) ISEB
9 14 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
9 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (22.22%) ISTQB
9 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (22.22%) HTML5
10 13 (20.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

GAMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Office
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.40%) Oracle Database
3 15 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (23.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (1.59%) MySQL
6 1 (1.59%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.59%) EDMS
6 1 (1.59%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 14 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 28 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) .NET Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) Software Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) Test Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) Software Test Engineer
5 11 (17.46%) C# Developer
5 11 (17.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (17.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Test Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) Software Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Software Test Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) Software Programmer
8 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 6 (9.52%) C# Programmer
8 6 (9.52%) Programmer
8 6 (9.52%) .NET Programmer
9 5 (7.94%) Programme Manager
10 4 (6.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) .NET
2 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET
2 19 (30.16%) CSS
2 19 (30.16%) HTML
2 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (23.81%) jQuery
4 14 (22.22%) HTML5
5 6 (9.52%) Hibernate
5 6 (9.52%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (19.05%) RIA
3 11 (17.46%) Life Science
4 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) Pharmacovigilance
6 2 (3.17%) PMI
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.59%) LIMS
7 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
1 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) V-Model
2 20 (31.75%) Validation
3 19 (30.16%) MVC
4 17 (26.98%) Test Scripting
5 13 (20.63%) Software Testing
5 13 (20.63%) Project Management
6 7 (11.11%) Change Management
6 7 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.52%) IT Governance
7 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.35%) ERP
9 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Document Management
10 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.76%) Software Licensing
11 2 (3.17%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) C#
1 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.35%) Java
2 4 (6.35%) VC++
3 1 (1.59%) PHP
3 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) ISEB
1 14 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 13 (20.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (15.87%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.98%) GxP
2 12 (19.05%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 7 (11.11%) GMP
4 6 (9.52%) QA
5 4 (6.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (6.35%) GCP
6 1 (1.59%) SLA
6 1 (1.59%) COBIT
6 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Oracle
2 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) Siemens
4 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
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