Period
to 29 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for 21 CFR Part 11 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 21 CFR Part 11 over the 6 months to 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

21 CFR Part 11
UK
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 699 1062 1143
Rank change year-on-year +363 +81 +74
Permanent jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 17 8 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.046% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 16
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -17.43% -0.91%
10th Percentile £35,900 £38,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -27.27%

21 CFR Part 11 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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6,434 17,366 21,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.75% 12.84% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,023 13,192 16,329
Median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,050 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

21 CFR Part 11
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing 21 CFR Part 11 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for 21 CFR Part 11 in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11.

Salary trend for 21 CFR Part 11 in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Salary histogram for 21 CFR Part 11 in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 within the UK over the 6 months to 29 November 2020. 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
England +367 17 £47,500 -32.14% 4
UK excluding London +284 16 £47,500 +5.56% 4
South East +194 9 £60,000 -14.29% 1
North of England - 6 £45,000 - 3
North East - 3 £47,500 -
North West - 2 £42,500 - 1
London - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,000 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 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 with a requirement for 21 CFR Part 11.

1 9 (52.94%) CISSP
1 9 (52.94%) CISA
1 9 (52.94%) CISM
1 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (52.94%) Management Information System
1 9 (52.94%) Information Security
1 9 (52.94%) Incident Management
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (52.94%) Risk Analysis
1 9 (52.94%) HIPAA
1 9 (52.94%) SaaS
1 9 (52.94%) PaaS
1 9 (52.94%) Security Architecture
1 9 (52.94%) WAAS
1 9 (52.94%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (52.94%) Azure
1 9 (52.94%) IaaS
1 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (52.94%) Security Operations
1 9 (52.94%) Contingency Planning
1 9 (52.94%) BPaaS
1 9 (52.94%) Regulatory Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) Identity Access Management
1 9 (52.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 9 (52.94%) ITGC
2 8 (47.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (47.06%) Validation
3 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
4 6 (35.29%) Quality Management
4 6 (35.29%) GMP

21 CFR Part 11
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Azure
1 9 (52.94%) BPaaS
1 9 (52.94%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (52.94%) IaaS
1 9 (52.94%) PaaS
1 9 (52.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) WAAS
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) SSL
General
1 8 (47.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) IT Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) IT Security Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Security Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Validation Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Validation Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Statistical Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
1 2 (11.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (52.94%) Management Information System
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (29.41%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Contingency Planning
1 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (52.94%) Identity Access Management
1 9 (52.94%) Incident Management
1 9 (52.94%) Information Security
1 9 (52.94%) Regulatory Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) Risk Analysis
1 9 (52.94%) Security Architecture
1 9 (52.94%) Security Operations
2 8 (47.06%) Validation
3 6 (35.29%) QMS
3 6 (35.29%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Security Management
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) R
1 1 (5.88%) SAS Macro
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CISA
1 9 (52.94%) CISM
1 9 (52.94%) CISSP
1 9 (52.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) HIPAA
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (52.94%) ITGC
2 6 (35.29%) GAMP
2 6 (35.29%) GMP
2 6 (35.29%) GxP
3 3 (17.65%) QA
4 2 (11.76%) COBIT
4 2 (11.76%) COSO
5 1 (5.88%) CDISC
5 1 (5.88%) Good Clinical Practice