The table below looks at the statistics for GLP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GLP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
UK
Rank 847 936 950
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +14
Permanent jobs citing GLP 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.021% 0.025% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 - -

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
9467 12157 11796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.22% 12.16% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7557 9637 9260
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

GLP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GLP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GLP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GLP
Salary Trend

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

GLP Salary Trend in the UK

GLP
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLP within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +85 2 £37,500 -
East of England +22 2 £37,500 -
Cambridge +7 2 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £37,500 -

GLP
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing GLP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GLP.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) GCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Clinical Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management

GLP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Clinical Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GCP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft