The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 909 939 977
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +38
Permanent jobs citing GMP 9 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.020% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.077% 0.17% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 9
Median salary £43,000 £55,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.86% +48.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,454 £50,450 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £55,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-22.86% +48.66%

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
11734 12700 13170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.98% 11.52% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9315 9965 10231
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GMP
Salary Trend

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

GMP Salary Trend in the UK

GMP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GMP over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 within the UK.

GMP Salary Histogram in the UK

GMP
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GMP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +37 9 £43,000 -22.86% 3
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
East of England - 4 - -
South East +31 3 £43,000 -15.27%
Surrey - 2 £43,000 -
Woking - 2 £43,000 -
North West +19 1 £39,135 -34.77%
West Sussex - 1 £38,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Worthing - 1 £38,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £39,135 -

GMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing GMP 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 GMP.

1 25 (86.21%) Pharmaceutical
2 18 (62.07%) Degree
3 17 (58.62%) Manufacturing
4 12 (41.38%) Validation
5 10 (34.48%) Life Science
6 8 (27.59%) Project Management
7 7 (24.14%) LIMS
7 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
7 7 (24.14%) Driving Licence
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.24%) SAP
9 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
9 5 (17.24%) GLP
9 5 (17.24%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
9 5 (17.24%) Information Management
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
9 5 (17.24%) Line Management
9 5 (17.24%) Time Management
9 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (17.24%) Office 365
10 4 (13.79%) Data Analytics
10 4 (13.79%) Analytics
10 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
10 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
10 4 (13.79%) Business Process Improvement
10 4 (13.79%) Data Entry
10 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
10 4 (13.79%) Facilities Management

GMP
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 (6.90%) IBM Notes
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
1 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) 4G
1 1 (3.45%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) GGSN
1 1 (3.45%) GPRS
1 1 (3.45%) MGW
1 1 (3.45%) MVNO
1 1 (3.45%) SGSN
1 1 (3.45%) VoLTE
General
1 25 (86.21%) Pharmaceutical
2 17 (58.62%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) German Language
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Project Leader
2 5 (17.24%) Project Leader
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Validation Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Deployment Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Life Science
2 7 (24.14%) Driving Licence
2 7 (24.14%) LIMS
2 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) PMI
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Validation
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (17.24%) Information Management
3 5 (17.24%) Line Management
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
3 5 (17.24%) Time Management
4 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 4 (13.79%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Data Analytics
4 4 (13.79%) Data Entry
4 4 (13.79%) Data Management
4 4 (13.79%) Facilities Management
4 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) QMS
6 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) GLP
2 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
3 3 (10.34%) GAMP
4 2 (6.90%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (6.90%) GCP
4 2 (6.90%) GxP
4 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.45%) ISO 9000
5 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) SAP
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Lotus
4 1 (3.45%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.45%) Redknee