The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank 930 921 924
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing GxP 5 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.015% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.041% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 12
Average salary £75,000 £57,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +16.16%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £59,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.05% +19.00%

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
12200 11759 11516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.05% 11.05% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9695 9176 8843
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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
Top 7 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 11 February 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
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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 +9 4 £75,000 +30.43% 3
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - - 2
South East +12 1 £75,000 +52.28% 1
Surrey +10 1 £75,000 +26.05%
Weybridge - 1 £75,000 -

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (64.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (47.06%) QA
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) VB
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (29.41%) RS-232
5 5 (29.41%) RS-422
5 5 (29.41%) Business Development
5 5 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (29.41%) Google
5 5 (29.41%) KML
5 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Image Processing
5 5 (29.41%) Video Processing
5 5 (29.41%) Digital Media
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 5 (29.41%) MATLAB
5 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
5 5 (29.41%) ArcGIS
5 5 (29.41%) LabVIEW
5 5 (29.41%) Military
6 4 (23.53%) GCP
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) Line Management

GxP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (29.41%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) BPCS
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) RS-232
1 5 (29.41%) RS-422
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (64.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (29.41%) Military
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) QA Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Quality Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Backup Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) ERP Implementation Manager
2 2 (11.76%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) ERP Manager
2 2 (11.76%) ERP Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Implementation Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Project Implementation Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Storage Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Virtualisation Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Compliance Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support
3 1 (5.88%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) LIMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) KML
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Digital Media
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) CMDB
2 3 (17.65%) Life Science
3 2 (11.76%) Replication
4 1 (5.88%) LIMS
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Business Development
1 5 (29.41%) Image Processing
1 5 (29.41%) Video Processing
2 4 (23.53%) Line Management
3 3 (17.65%) Bioinformatics
3 3 (17.65%) CAPA
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Converged Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) QMS
3 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
3 3 (17.65%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) VB
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) MATLAB
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
2 4 (23.53%) GCP
3 3 (17.65%) GAMP
3 3 (17.65%) GLP
3 3 (17.65%) GMP
4 1 (5.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (11.76%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Google
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) EMC
5 2 (11.76%) IFS
5 2 (11.76%) Infor
5 2 (11.76%) JD Edwards
5 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) LabWare
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