Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

21 CFR Part 11
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1018 1089 1220
Rank change year-on-year +71 +131 -33
Permanent jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 5 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.032% 0.047% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -27.27% +7.84%
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.70% -15.91% +7.84%

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 15,463 21,088 22,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.49% 13.93% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11,923 15,426 17,543
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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
Top 2 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 20 February 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
UK excluding London +82 5 £45,000 -2.70% 3
Northern Ireland - 5 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 5 (100.00%) GxP
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Life Science
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Life Science
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) GxP