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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
Rank 857 868 849
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 16 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.018% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 13
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
11093 10958 10669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.58% 10.37% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8573 8467 8524
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

GAMP Salary Histogram in the UK

GAMP
Top 17 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 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 11 £55,000 +29.41% 7
Wales - 5 - -
North Wales - 5 - -
Wrexham - 5 - -
London +34 4 £57,500 - 1
North West +3 4 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £40,000 -
Wirral - 3 £40,000 -
South East -32 2 £65,000 +52.94% 6
Liverpool - 2 £42,500 -
Hull - 1 £52,500 -
Southampton - 1 - - 5
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £65,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 5
Surrey - 1 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -

GAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 22 (51.16%) Pharmaceutical
2 14 (32.56%) GxP
3 13 (30.23%) Life Science
4 12 (27.91%) Software Testing
4 12 (27.91%) Validation
5 11 (25.58%) Programme Management
6 10 (23.26%) V-Model
7 9 (20.93%) Windows
7 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
7 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
8 8 (18.60%) ISTQB
8 8 (18.60%) ISEB
8 8 (18.60%) XML
8 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (16.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (16.28%) .NET
9 7 (16.28%) Oracle
9 7 (16.28%) Data Management
10 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
10 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.95%) C#
10 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
11 5 (11.63%) MSI
11 5 (11.63%) C++
11 5 (11.63%) C
11 5 (11.63%) Linux
11 5 (11.63%) ERP
11 5 (11.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 5 (11.63%) Qt

GAMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 3 (6.98%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (4.65%) Spotfire
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (4.65%) EDMS
3 2 (4.65%) OLAP
4 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MSI
1 5 (11.63%) WiX
2 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (51.16%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Programme Manager
2 10 (23.26%) Software Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Software Test Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Test Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Software Test Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Test Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Software Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Manager
7 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) XML
2 7 (16.28%) .NET
3 5 (11.63%) Qt
4 3 (6.98%) WinForms
4 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.98%) WPF
4 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.65%) HTML5
5 2 (4.65%) jQuery
5 2 (4.65%) NHibernate
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) HTML
5 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Life Science
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.65%) RIA
4 2 (4.65%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.33%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (2.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Software Testing
1 12 (27.91%) Validation
2 11 (25.58%) Programme Management
3 10 (23.26%) V-Model
4 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
4 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
5 7 (16.28%) Data Management
6 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.63%) ERP
7 5 (11.63%) Numerical Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.65%) Data Governance
10 2 (4.65%) Document Management
10 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.65%) TDD
10 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
10 2 (4.65%) Bioinformatics
10 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) C#
2 5 (11.63%) C++
2 5 (11.63%) C
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) ISTQB
1 8 (18.60%) ISEB
2 7 (16.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) GxP
2 5 (11.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (6.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
4 2 (4.65%) COBIT
5 1 (2.33%) SLA
5 1 (2.33%) GCP
5 1 (2.33%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
3 2 (4.65%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.33%) CA
4 1 (2.33%) Siemens
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