The first table below looks at the demand for GCP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank 889 880 898
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing GCP 12 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.097% 0.063% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £72,500 £54,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.02% -12.80%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +26.31%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12410 11123 11486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.61% 10.23% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9630 8790 9434
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%

GCP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GCP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GCP
Salary Trend

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

GCP Salary Trend in the UK

GCP
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
(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 -21 12 £72,500 +33.02% 1
South East -9 7 - -
High Wycombe - 6 - -
Buckinghamshire - 6 - -
Cambridge +7 4 £72,500 +93.33%
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £72,500 +93.33%
East of England -4 4 £72,500 +93.33%
London -52 1 £80,000 +63.26%
Surrey - 1 - -

GCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 24 (77.42%) MS Office
1 24 (77.42%) MS Excel
1 24 (77.42%) Pharmaceutical
2 21 (67.74%) Life Science
3 19 (61.29%) Validation
4 18 (58.06%) Degree
5 17 (54.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (54.84%) Document Management
5 17 (54.84%) Finance
5 17 (54.84%) Project Management
6 12 (38.71%) GMP
7 10 (32.26%) MS Project
7 10 (32.26%) Project Planning
7 10 (32.26%) Business Development
8 8 (25.81%) GAMP
9 7 (22.58%) DHCP
9 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
9 7 (22.58%) DNS
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (22.58%) Firmware
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (22.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
9 7 (22.58%) LAN
9 7 (22.58%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
9 7 (22.58%) Windows
9 7 (22.58%) MCSA

GCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GCP 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 GCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
1 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
1 7 (22.58%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (22.58%) Lync
1 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (22.58%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (77.42%) MS Office
1 24 (77.42%) MS Excel
2 17 (54.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (32.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DHCP
1 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
1 7 (22.58%) LAN
1 7 (22.58%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Data Mining
General
1 24 (77.42%) Pharmaceutical
2 17 (54.84%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.23%) French Language
4 1 (3.23%) German Language
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Project Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Business Process Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Process Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Business Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Business Process Improvement Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Head of IT
4 4 (12.90%) Head of IT Security
4 4 (12.90%) Head of Security
5 1 (3.23%) Programmer
5 1 (3.23%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (3.23%) SAS Programmer
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Life Science
2 7 (22.58%) Firmware
3 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
1 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Validation
2 17 (54.84%) Document Management
2 17 (54.84%) Project Management
3 10 (32.26%) Project Planning
3 10 (32.26%) Business Development
4 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
4 7 (22.58%) Business Process Improvement
4 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
4 7 (22.58%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
5 5 (16.13%) Information Security
6 4 (12.90%) Data Security
6 4 (12.90%) Information Management
6 4 (12.90%) Information Assurance
6 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.90%) IT Governance
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (22.58%) MCSA
2 7 (22.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) GMP
2 8 (25.81%) GAMP
3 7 (22.58%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (12.90%) GLP
4 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.23%) GxP
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
1 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) SAP