The first table below looks at the demand for GxP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GxP
Rank 905 838 895
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +57
Permanent jobs citing GxP 14 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.032% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.32% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 4
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £66,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -28.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,900 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £116,875
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12444 11207 11347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.28% 10.08% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9707 8900 9341
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GxP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GxP
Salary Trend

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

GxP Salary Trend in the UK

GxP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GxP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 within the UK.

GxP Salary Histogram in the UK

GxP
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GxP within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -53 13 £52,500 +10.52% 3
West Midlands - 5 £52,500 - 1
London - 4 £50,000 - 1
Coventry - 4 £58,750 - 1
South East -41 2 £50,250 +5.78% 1
Manchester +3 1 £55,000 -
North West -1 1 £55,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £32,500 -
Hengoed - 1 £32,500 -
Southampton - 1 £43,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £43,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £37,500 -
City of London - 1 £50,000 -
South Wales - 1 £32,500 -
Wales - 1 £32,500 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 -

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GxP 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 GxP.

1 14 (48.28%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (41.38%) ITIL
3 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 9 (31.03%) Degree
4 8 (27.59%) Change Control
4 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
4 8 (27.59%) Validation
5 7 (24.14%) Quality Management
5 7 (24.14%) Supplier Management
6 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.24%) SAP
7 4 (13.79%) SAP Certification
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
7 4 (13.79%) Process Management
7 4 (13.79%) Advertising
7 4 (13.79%) QA
7 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
8 3 (10.34%) Information Security
8 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
8 3 (10.34%) GAMP
8 3 (10.34%) SLA
8 3 (10.34%) SQL
9 2 (6.90%) MS Office
9 2 (6.90%) Windows
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.90%) CCNA
9 2 (6.90%) Citrix
9 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (6.90%) Change Management

GxP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GxP 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 GxP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Site Server
1 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
General
1 14 (48.28%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (13.79%) Advertising
3 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Coordinator
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) SAP Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Solutions Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) LIMS Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 1 (3.45%) Quality Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Life Science
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Informatics
4 1 (3.45%) Biotechnology
4 1 (3.45%) PMI
4 1 (3.45%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 8 (27.59%) Validation
3 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
3 8 (27.59%) Change Control
4 7 (24.14%) Supplier Management
4 7 (24.14%) Quality Management
5 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) Process Management
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security
8 2 (6.90%) Change Management
8 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) QMS
8 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.45%) Use Case
9 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) SAP Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.45%) MCSM
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) GAMP
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
3 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.45%) GCP
4 1 (3.45%) GMP
4 1 (3.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Bonus + Benefits
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