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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GxP
Rank - 912 851
Permanent jobs citing GxP 0 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.012% 0.030%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.11% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 12
Average salary - £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary - £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +29.41%

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
11698 12440 10858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.71% 10.56% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9242 9629 8795
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) ABAP
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) QMS
5 1 (14.29%) Clinical Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Security
5 1 (14.29%) Life Science
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (14.29%) GCP
5 1 (14.29%) GMP

GxP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
General
1 6 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) QMS
3 1 (14.29%) Clinical Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Security
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) ABAP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (14.29%) GCP
2 1 (14.29%) GMP
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle