The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 895 924
Rank change year-on-year +64 +29  
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 12 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.038% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.29% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 5
Median salary £32,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.90% +29.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -40.90% +37.50%  

GAMP is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 9671 12781 12694
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.17% 13.18% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7687 10186 9926
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

GAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing GAMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for GAMP in England

GAMP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAMP in England.

Salary trend for GAMP in England

GAMP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAMP in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GAMP in England

GAMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAMP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +48 8 £32,500 -40.90%
North West - 2 £35,000 -
East of England +23 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £37,000 -
GAMP
UK

GAMP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing GAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for GAMP.

1 13 (65.00%) Validation
2 12 (60.00%) Life Science
3 11 (55.00%) Project Management
4 10 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) PLM
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (50.00%) IIS
4 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (50.00%) ERP
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) B2B
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (50.00%) German Language
4 10 (50.00%) Document Management
4 10 (50.00%) System Testing
4 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (50.00%) V-Model
4 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 10 (50.00%) Presales
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (50.00%) B2B Sales
5 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (30.00%) SDLC
6 6 (30.00%) Time Management
6 6 (30.00%) Software Testing

GAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) German Language
1 10 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Software Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Validation Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Information Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) OpenCV
1 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Life Science
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
1 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Validation
2 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 10 (50.00%) B2B
3 10 (50.00%) B2B Sales
3 10 (50.00%) Document Management
3 10 (50.00%) ERP
3 10 (50.00%) PLM
3 10 (50.00%) Presales
3 10 (50.00%) System Testing
3 10 (50.00%) V-Model
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
4 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (10.00%) GMP
2 2 (10.00%) GxP
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
1 10 (50.00%) VMware