Period
to 21 August 2017

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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

21 CFR Part 11
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1174 1243 1279
Rank change year-on-year +69 +36 +37
Permanent jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 13 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.061% 0.062% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 10
UK median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -2.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £38,325 £38,925
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,875 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% - +21.43%

21 CFR Part 11 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21464 26007 28192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.19% 13.20% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16021 20648 22163
UK median annual salary £48,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for 21 CFR Part 11 in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Top 9 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 21 August 2017. 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 +74 13 £52,500 +23.53% 1
England +75 12 £52,500 +23.53% 1
South East +74 6 £55,000 +18.28% 1
North West - 4 £31,250 -
North of England - 4 £31,250 -
East of England +3 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £82,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £82,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for 21 CFR Part 11.

1 8 (61.54%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (61.54%) Validation
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) Life Science
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) GxP
5 3 (23.08%) GAMP
5 3 (23.08%) GCP
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Operations Research
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) Presales
6 2 (15.38%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Algorithms

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 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Presales Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Validation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Clinical Data Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
3 2 (15.38%) DHTML
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) XSL
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Life Science
3 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Validation
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Operations Research
3 3 (23.08%) Presales
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
4 2 (15.38%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (7.69%) Power Management
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) GAMP
1 3 (23.08%) GCP
1 3 (23.08%) GxP
2 2 (15.38%) GMP
3 1 (7.69%) IEC 62304
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 13485
3 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Progress