The table below looks at the statistics for GLP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GLP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
Rank 951 978 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs citing GLP 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.001% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.041% 0.008% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £31,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £22,500 -
% change year-on-year
+37.77% -

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
12142 12608 13278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.75% 11.35% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9620 9842 10406
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

GLP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GLP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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 +9 5 £31,000 +37.77%
Gosport - 5 £31,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £31,000 -
South East - 5 £31,000 -

GLP
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing GLP 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 GLP.

1 6 (100.00%) GMP
1 6 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Information Management
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) LIMS
3 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) QMS
3 1 (16.67%) CAPA
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) PhD
3 1 (16.67%) GCP
3 1 (16.67%) GxP
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management

GLP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing GLP 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 GLP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
General
1 6 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Project Leader
1 5 (83.33%) Project Leader
2 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) LIMS
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Management
1 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (16.67%) CAPA
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
2 1 (16.67%) QMS
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) GMP
2 1 (16.67%) GCP
2 1 (16.67%) GxP
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware