Period
to 24 February 2021

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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

21 CFR Part 11
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 775 1019 1126
Rank change year-on-year +244 +107 +71
Permanent jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 44 5 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.50% 0.033% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 3
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £45,000 £37,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £45,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -14.29% -4.55%

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 8,810 15,350 20,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.94% 12.51% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6,384 12,013 15,396
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,825 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 24 February 2021.

Salary histogram for 21 CFR Part 11 in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Top 11 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 24 February 2021. 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 - 32 £47,500 - 5
UK excluding London +187 30 £47,500 +5.56% 6
South East - 19 £62,500 - 2
Work from Home - 13 £65,000 -
North of England - 6 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands - 5 £55,000 -
Midlands - 5 £55,000 -
North East - 3 £47,500 -
North West - 2 £42,500 - 1
London - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, 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 22 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 21 (47.73%) Regulatory Compliance
3 19 (43.18%) Contingency Planning
3 19 (43.18%) BPaaS
3 19 (43.18%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 19 (43.18%) ITGC
3 19 (43.18%) Microsoft 365
3 19 (43.18%) Identity Access Management
3 19 (43.18%) Security Operations
3 19 (43.18%) Risk Analysis
3 19 (43.18%) SaaS
3 19 (43.18%) PaaS
3 19 (43.18%) Security Architecture
3 19 (43.18%) WAAS
3 19 (43.18%) HIPAA
3 19 (43.18%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (43.18%) Azure
3 19 (43.18%) IaaS
3 19 (43.18%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (43.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (43.18%) CISA
3 19 (43.18%) CISM
3 19 (43.18%) CISSP
3 19 (43.18%) Information Security
3 19 (43.18%) Incident Management
3 19 (43.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (38.64%) Degree
5 15 (34.09%) Quality Management
5 15 (34.09%) Good Clinical Practice
6 14 (31.82%) SAS

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 14 (31.82%) SAS
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (43.18%) Azure
1 19 (43.18%) BPaaS
1 19 (43.18%) Cloud Computing
1 19 (43.18%) IaaS
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft 365
1 19 (43.18%) PaaS
1 19 (43.18%) SaaS
2 3 (6.82%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) WAAS
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) ProC
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
1 10 (22.73%) Manufacturing
1 10 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Analyst
1 17 (38.64%) Security Analyst
2 16 (36.36%) IT Analyst
2 16 (36.36%) IT Security Analyst
3 14 (31.82%) Programmer
4 11 (25.00%) Statistical Programmer
5 8 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) Computer Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Computer Validation Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Statistical Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) Validation Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Database Programmer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Azure Specialist
9 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Database Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) LDAP
1 3 (6.82%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 19 (43.18%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.55%) e-Learning
5 2 (4.55%) Learning Management System
5 2 (4.55%) Life Science
5 2 (4.55%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Regulatory Compliance
2 19 (43.18%) Contingency Planning
2 19 (43.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (43.18%) Identity Access Management
2 19 (43.18%) Incident Management
2 19 (43.18%) Information Security
2 19 (43.18%) Risk Analysis
2 19 (43.18%) Security Architecture
2 19 (43.18%) Security Operations
3 15 (34.09%) Quality Management
4 14 (31.82%) Data Management
5 12 (27.27%) Validation
6 11 (25.00%) Biostatistics
6 11 (25.00%) Time Management
7 10 (22.73%) Business Development
8 9 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (18.18%) Resource Allocation
10 7 (15.91%) Project Management
11 6 (13.64%) QMS
12 5 (11.36%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
1 7 (15.91%) VB
2 5 (11.36%) R
3 4 (9.09%) SAS Macro
4 3 (6.82%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) CISA
1 19 (43.18%) CISM
1 19 (43.18%) CISSP
1 19 (43.18%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 17 (38.64%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (43.18%) HIPAA
1 19 (43.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 19 (43.18%) ITGC
2 15 (34.09%) Good Clinical Practice
3 10 (22.73%) GxP
3 10 (22.73%) QA
4 7 (15.91%) GAMP
4 7 (15.91%) GMP
5 6 (13.64%) CDISC
6 3 (6.82%) COBIT
6 3 (6.82%) COSO
7 1 (2.27%) GLP
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Facebook
1 11 (25.00%) Twitter
1 11 (25.00%) YouTube