The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GxP
Rank - - 199
Permanent jobs citing GxP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -11.36%
GxP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
443 458 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.09% 8.29% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 366 385 396
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

GxP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GxP across the West Midlands region.

GxP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

GxP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP