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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 917 917 991
Rank change year-on-year
0 +74
Permanent jobs citing GMP 15 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.028% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.25% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 11
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
11601 12118 13391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.77% 11.36% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9204 9503 10572
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 24 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 24 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 +29 14 £43,000 -4.44% 2
South East +35 11 £43,000 -14.00%
Surrey - 5 £43,000 -
Woking - 5 £43,000 -
Gosport - 3 £31,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £31,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £38,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Skipton - 2 £40,000 -
Worthing - 2 £38,000 -
Berkshire +8 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Newbury +2 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Reading - 1 £47,500 -
Brighton - 1 £47,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -

GMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 34 (79.07%) Pharmaceutical
2 32 (74.42%) Manufacturing
3 26 (60.47%) Validation
4 24 (55.81%) Degree
5 13 (30.23%) Life Science
5 13 (30.23%) Project Management
6 12 (27.91%) SAP
6 12 (27.91%) Line Management
7 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
8 10 (23.26%) GAMP
8 10 (23.26%) LIMS
8 10 (23.26%) QA
9 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
9 9 (20.93%) PMI
9 9 (20.93%) PMI Certification
9 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.93%) Quality Management
10 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
10 7 (16.28%) ERP
10 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
10 7 (16.28%) Windows
10 7 (16.28%) MS Office
10 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
10 7 (16.28%) Change Control
10 7 (16.28%) Driving Licence
11 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
11 5 (11.63%) Office 365
11 5 (11.63%) Modbus
11 5 (11.63%) WinCC

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 (11.63%) IBM Notes
1 5 (11.63%) WinCC
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
1 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Ethernet
1 5 (11.63%) Modbus
2 1 (2.33%) 4G
2 1 (2.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) GGSN
2 1 (2.33%) GPRS
2 1 (2.33%) MGW
2 1 (2.33%) MVNO
2 1 (2.33%) SGSN
2 1 (2.33%) VoLTE
General
1 34 (79.07%) Pharmaceutical
2 32 (74.42%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.63%) Advertising
4 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 2 (4.65%) German Language
5 1 (2.33%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) QA Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Senior Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Senior QA Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Business Systems Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Project Leader
3 5 (11.63%) Project Leader
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 5 (11.63%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Validation Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Life Science
2 10 (23.26%) LIMS
3 9 (20.93%) PMI
4 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
4 7 (16.28%) Driving Licence
4 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Validation
2 13 (30.23%) Project Management
3 12 (27.91%) Line Management
4 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.93%) Quality Management
5 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
6 7 (16.28%) Change Control
6 7 (16.28%) ERP
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.63%) Information Management
7 5 (11.63%) Project Planning
7 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.63%) Time Management
8 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) IT Audit
9 2 (4.65%) QMS
9 2 (4.65%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (4.65%) SDLC
9 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) C#
1 5 (11.63%) C++
1 5 (11.63%) Python
2 4 (9.30%) C
2 4 (9.30%) Embedded C
2 4 (9.30%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Degree
2 9 (20.93%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) GAMP
1 10 (23.26%) QA
2 5 (11.63%) GLP
3 3 (6.98%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (4.65%) GCP
4 2 (4.65%) GxP
4 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.33%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) SAP
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) Lotus
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.33%) Redknee
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