Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GMP over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1128 1153 1211
Rank change year-on-year +25 +58 +52
Permanent jobs citing GMP 15 5 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.003% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.073% 0.024% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 17
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £31,107 £36,000 £30,075
90th Percentile £48,250 £64,000 £52,000
UK median annual salary £39,750 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.50% +42.86% +7.69%

GMP is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following 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 or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 20,636 21,091 25,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.82% 12.70% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16,037 16,802 20,430
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,717 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

GMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing GMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for GMP in England

GMP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GMP in England

GMP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GMP in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for GMP in England

GMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GMP within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +15 7 £45,000 +28.57% 5
North of England +15 7 £32,323 - 2
North East - 6 £37,161 -
North West -5 1 £31,059 - 1
London - 1 £45,000 - 5
GMP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing GMP 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 GMP.

1 10 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 7 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (46.67%) Quality Management
2 7 (46.67%) Data Management
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) QA
2 7 (46.67%) QMS
3 6 (40.00%) Android
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) Apple
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Legal
4 5 (33.33%) iPhone
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) Graphic Design
4 5 (33.33%) Life Science
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Statistics
4 5 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (33.33%) Web Design
4 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 5 (33.33%) Marketing
4 5 (33.33%) User Experience

GMP
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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 7 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Legal
3 5 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Designer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Applications Designer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Designer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior UI Designer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior UI/UX Designer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior UX Designer
1 5 (33.33%) UI Designer
1 5 (33.33%) UI/UX Designer
1 5 (33.33%) UX Designer
2 4 (26.67%) Programme Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Programme Manager
3 2 (13.33%) QA Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Compliance Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Validation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Compliance Officer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) CSS3
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) HTML5
1 5 (33.33%) Material Design
1 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 5 (33.33%) iPhone
1 5 (33.33%) Life Science
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Android
2 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Data Management
1 7 (46.67%) QMS
1 7 (46.67%) Quality Management
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Statistics
3 5 (33.33%) Web Design
3 5 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
4 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (13.33%) Data Security
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) IT Audit
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.67%) Line Management
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.67%) Records Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
2 5 (33.33%) COSHH
3 1 (6.67%) GAMP
3 1 (6.67%) GxP
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft