Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GxP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GxP over the 6 months to 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GxP
England > South East
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 480 523 547
Rank change year-on-year +43 +24 +37
Permanent jobs citing GxP 7 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.029% 0.035% 0.045%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 11
South East median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +92.86% -31.37%
10th Percentile £33,000 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,000 £72,375 £67,500
England median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year -7.14% +32.08% -22.06%

GxP 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 South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,465 3,932 3,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.16% 13.93% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,625 3,118 3,051
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,328 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

GxP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing GxP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for GxP in the South East

GxP
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GxP in the South East.

Salary trend for GxP in the South East

GxP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GxP in the South East over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Salary histogram for GxP in the South East

GxP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GxP within the South East region over the 6 months to 10 December 2019. 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
Thames Valley +49 6 £65,000 -
Berkshire +30 6 £65,000 -
Kent - 1 £28,000 -
GxP
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, IT jobs citing GxP 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 South East region with a requirement for GxP.

1 6 (85.71%) GAMP
1 6 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) PaaS
2 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 5 (71.43%) IaaS
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (57.14%) Private Cloud
3 4 (57.14%) Strategic Thinking
3 4 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (57.14%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (57.14%) CAPA
3 4 (57.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (57.14%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management

GxP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) IaaS
1 5 (71.43%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Compliance Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Private Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) CAPA
3 4 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (57.14%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (57.14%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Compliance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) GAMP
2 4 (57.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (57.14%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) VMware