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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 921 935 988
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +53
Permanent jobs citing GMP 19 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.029% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.25% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 10
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%

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
12068 12580 13379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.77% 11.39% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9583 9823 10505
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 6 May 2016 within the UK.

GMP Salary Histogram in the UK

GMP
Top 18 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 6 May 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 -3 17 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South East +36 12 £40,500 -19.00% 1
Hampshire - 5 £31,000 -
Gosport - 5 £31,000 -
Woking - 4 £43,000 -
Surrey - 4 £43,000 -
East of England +25 3 - -
Hertfordshire +13 3 - -
West Sussex - 2 £38,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Worthing - 2 £38,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Skipton - 2 £40,000 -
Newbury +3 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Berkshire -2 1 £47,500 -5.00%
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Reading - 1 £47,500 -
Brighton - 1 £47,500 -

GMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 38 (80.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 35 (74.47%) Manufacturing
3 28 (59.57%) Validation
4 25 (53.19%) Degree
5 14 (29.79%) Life Science
5 14 (29.79%) QA
6 13 (27.66%) Project Management
7 12 (25.53%) SAP
7 12 (25.53%) Quality Management
7 12 (25.53%) Line Management
8 11 (23.40%) Change Control
8 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
9 10 (21.28%) GAMP
9 10 (21.28%) LIMS
9 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
10 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
10 9 (19.15%) PMI
10 9 (19.15%) PMI Certification
11 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
12 7 (14.89%) ERP
12 7 (14.89%) MS Visio
12 7 (14.89%) Windows
12 7 (14.89%) MS Office
12 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
13 6 (12.77%) Driving Licence
14 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
14 5 (10.64%) Office 365
14 5 (10.64%) Modbus
14 5 (10.64%) WinCC
14 5 (10.64%) Time 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 5 (10.64%) IBM Notes
1 5 (10.64%) WinCC
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Office
1 7 (14.89%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Ethernet
1 5 (10.64%) Modbus
2 1 (2.13%) 4G
2 1 (2.13%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) GGSN
2 1 (2.13%) GPRS
2 1 (2.13%) MGW
2 1 (2.13%) MVNO
2 1 (2.13%) SGSN
2 1 (2.13%) VoLTE
General
1 38 (80.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 35 (74.47%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.64%) Advertising
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) German Language
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) QA Manager
2 10 (21.28%) Senior Manager
2 10 (21.28%) Senior QA Manager
3 7 (14.89%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Project Leader
4 5 (10.64%) Project Leader
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 4 (8.51%) Validation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Life Science
2 10 (21.28%) LIMS
3 9 (19.15%) PMI
4 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
5 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
6 6 (12.77%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Validation
2 13 (27.66%) Project Management
3 12 (25.53%) Line Management
3 12 (25.53%) Quality Management
4 11 (23.40%) Change Control
4 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
5 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
6 7 (14.89%) ERP
7 5 (10.64%) Information Management
7 5 (10.64%) Project Planning
7 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.64%) Time Management
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) IT Audit
9 2 (4.26%) QMS
9 2 (4.26%) SDLC
9 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.13%) CAPA
10 1 (2.13%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) C#
1 5 (10.64%) C++
1 5 (10.64%) Python
2 4 (8.51%) C
2 4 (8.51%) Embedded C
2 4 (8.51%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 9 (19.15%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.13%) HNC
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) QA
2 10 (21.28%) GAMP
3 5 (10.64%) GLP
4 3 (6.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (6.38%) GCP
5 2 (4.26%) GxP
5 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.13%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) SAP
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) Lotus
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Redknee
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