Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

21 CFR Part 11
UK
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1073 1151 1211
Rank change year-on-year +78 +60 +49
Permanent jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 17 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.091% 0.087% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 9
UK median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.82% +29.41%
10th Percentile £52,500 £33,750 £45,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £73,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -27.27% +29.41%

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 18,734 21,874 21,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.30% 13.20% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13,825 16,594 16,060
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

21 CFR Part 11
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for 21 CFR Part 11 in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11.

Salary trend for 21 CFR Part 11 in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Salary histogram for 21 CFR Part 11 in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Top 4 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 16 September 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
UK excluding London +76 17 £60,000 +50.00% 2
England +89 14 £62,500 +15.74% 2
South East +49 14 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Scotland +17 3 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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 16 (94.12%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (76.47%) Manufacturing
3 12 (70.59%) JIRA
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) TDD
4 10 (58.82%) Workflow Management
4 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 10 (58.82%) Life Science
4 10 (58.82%) Workflow
4 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
4 10 (58.82%) C#
4 10 (58.82%) .NET
4 10 (58.82%) OOP
4 10 (58.82%) OO
4 10 (58.82%) Internet
4 10 (58.82%) Internet of Things
4 10 (58.82%) Technical Leadership
5 7 (41.18%) GAMP
6 6 (35.29%) GxP
7 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
7 4 (23.53%) Service Management
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) PaaS
7 4 (23.53%) Change Control
7 4 (23.53%) CAPA
7 4 (23.53%) QA
7 4 (23.53%) IaaS
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) Private Cloud

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) IaaS
1 4 (23.53%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Internet
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) JIRA
2 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (94.12%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (76.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) C# Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Compliance Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Quality Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Validation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Internet of Things
1 10 (58.82%) Life Science
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) OO
1 10 (58.82%) OOP
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
1 10 (58.82%) TDD
1 10 (58.82%) Technical Leadership
1 10 (58.82%) Workflow
1 10 (58.82%) Workflow Management
2 4 (23.53%) CAPA
2 4 (23.53%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
2 4 (23.53%) SDLC
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) Strategic Thinking
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) GAMP
2 6 (35.29%) GxP
3 4 (23.53%) QA
4 2 (11.76%) ISO 13485
5 1 (5.88%) GMP
5 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001