Period
to 21 February 2018

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

Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 358 -
Rank change year-on-year +36 - -
Permanent jobs citing GCP 40 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.008% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.40% 0.068% -
Number of salaries quoted 40 1 0
North West median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +44.91%

GCP 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 the North West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,666 1,480 1,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.99% 11.95% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,249 1,139 1,222
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,200 £23,350 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,448 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the North West

GCP
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCP in the North West.

Salary trend for GCP in the North West

GCP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in the North West over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for GCP in the North West

GCP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Manchester +43 30 £57,500 +9.52% 15
Cheshire - 6 £55,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £57,500 -
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing GCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for GCP.

1 34 (85.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 32 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (55.00%) Python
5 22 (55.00%) DevOps
6 21 (52.50%) Machine Learning
7 19 (47.50%) Docker
8 16 (40.00%) Ansible
9 15 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (37.50%) Veracode
9 15 (37.50%) SANS
9 15 (37.50%) Cyber Defence
9 15 (37.50%) Software Deployment
9 15 (37.50%) CSSLP
9 15 (37.50%) Security Architecture
9 15 (37.50%) CISSP
9 15 (37.50%) CISM
9 15 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
9 15 (37.50%) Cryptography
9 15 (37.50%) HIPAA
9 15 (37.50%) OWASP
10 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
10 14 (35.00%) Puppet
10 14 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
11 12 (30.00%) Java
11 12 (30.00%) Finance
12 9 (22.50%) Big Data

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (22.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 34 (85.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 32 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (20.00%) IaaS
4 8 (20.00%) PaaS
4 8 (20.00%) SaaS
5 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Big Data
1 9 (22.50%) Hadoop
2 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.00%) CouchDB
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.50%) HBase
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Electronics
2 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (15.00%) Marketing
2 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Automotive
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Consultant
2 6 (15.00%) Engineering Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Software Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) IT Architect
4 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) IT Security Architect
4 4 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (17.50%) Web Services
3 6 (15.00%) .NET
3 6 (15.00%) React
4 3 (7.50%) Akka
4 3 (7.50%) Node.js
4 3 (7.50%) REST
4 3 (7.50%) RESTful
5 1 (2.50%) Kafka
5 1 (2.50%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Cyber Defence
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.00%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) DevOps
3 21 (52.50%) Machine Learning
4 15 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 15 (37.50%) Cryptography
4 15 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (37.50%) OWASP
4 15 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 15 (37.50%) Software Deployment
5 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) Microservices
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.50%) BDD
8 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) Python
2 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) Java
4 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (15.00%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) C++
5 6 (15.00%) Scala
6 4 (10.00%) Groovy
7 3 (7.50%) Clojure
8 2 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) CISM
1 15 (37.50%) CISSP
1 15 (37.50%) CSSLP
1 15 (37.50%) SANS
2 8 (20.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) HIPAA
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) Ansible
2 14 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (35.00%) Puppet
3 9 (22.50%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.50%) Packer
4 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Veracode
2 6 (15.00%) Google
2 6 (15.00%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.50%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.50%) MapR