The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 876 898 846
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -52
Permanent jobs citing GMP 17 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.008% 0.025%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.073% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 27
Average salary £60,000 £54,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.59% +24.71%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £54,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.59% +24.71%

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
11772 12262 10873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.75% 10.69% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9379 9451 8545
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GMP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GMP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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 +12 17 £60,000 +10.59% 13
London - 11 - -
Hillingdon - 11 - -
North West +6 4 £60,000 +163.73% 3
Cheshire - 4 £60,000 - 3
Macclesfield - 3 £60,000 -
Portsmouth - 2 £51,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £51,500 -
South East - 2 £51,500 -

GMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing GMP 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 GMP.

1 35 (81.40%) Manufacturing
2 33 (76.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 31 (72.09%) Validation
3 31 (72.09%) QA
4 26 (60.47%) Change Control
4 26 (60.47%) Quality Management
5 8 (18.60%) Degree
6 6 (13.95%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 6 (13.95%) GAMP
7 5 (11.63%) VoIP
7 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
8 4 (9.30%) SCADA
8 4 (9.30%) Wonderware
8 4 (9.30%) Android
8 4 (9.30%) MGW
8 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
8 4 (9.30%) ERP
8 4 (9.30%) MCP
8 4 (9.30%) Windows
8 4 (9.30%) MCSE
8 4 (9.30%) MCSA
8 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (9.30%) Ericsson
8 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
8 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
8 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.98%) Internet
9 3 (6.98%) MS Office
9 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
9 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP

GMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing GMP 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 GMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) WinCC
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) VoIP
2 4 (9.30%) MGW
3 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.98%) Internet
4 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.65%) Modbus
5 1 (2.33%) 4G
General
1 35 (81.40%) Manufacturing
2 33 (76.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Senior Manager
2 4 (9.30%) Switch Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) QA Specialist
3 3 (6.98%) Ericsson Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (6.98%) IT Support
4 2 (4.65%) Programme Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Technician
5 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) IT Technician
5 1 (2.33%) Senior IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) SCADA
3 1 (2.33%) Biotechnology
3 1 (2.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
1 4 (9.30%) Android
1 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Validation
2 26 (60.47%) Change Control
2 26 (60.47%) Quality Management
3 4 (9.30%) ERP
3 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) C#
1 2 (4.65%) C++
1 2 (4.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) MCP
2 4 (9.30%) MCSE
2 4 (9.30%) MCSA
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (72.09%) QA
2 6 (13.95%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 6 (13.95%) GAMP
3 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Ericsson
1 4 (9.30%) Wonderware
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) Polycom
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