Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GAMP over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1102 1180 1182
Rank change year-on-year +78 +2 +103
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 38 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.014% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 36
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £46,875 £49,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £73,875 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% -

GAMP 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 21,572 22,551 23,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.54% 12.55% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16,081 17,048 18,805
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,227
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

GAMP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GAMP in the UK

GAMP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAMP.

Salary trend for GAMP in the UK

GAMP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAMP over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for GAMP in the UK

GAMP
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAMP within the UK over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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 +89 37 £52,500 -12.50% 7
UK excluding London +53 32 £52,500 -12.50% 8
South East +34 28 £52,500 -12.50% 4
London +70 6 £51,500 -20.77%
East of England +20 1 £52,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 -
South West - 1 £42,500 -
North of England - 1 £75,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing GAMP 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 GAMP.

1 19 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 18 (47.37%) Degree
3 17 (44.74%) Project Management
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) Change Management
5 12 (31.58%) ERP
6 11 (28.95%) QMS
7 10 (26.32%) Life Science
7 10 (26.32%) Web Services
8 9 (23.68%) Validation
8 9 (23.68%) GxP
9 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 8 (21.05%) SAP
9 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
9 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
9 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
9 8 (21.05%) V-Model
9 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (21.05%) Office 365
10 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity Planning
10 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
10 7 (18.42%) PaaS
10 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (18.42%) PMI
10 7 (18.42%) PMI Certification
10 7 (18.42%) Quality Management
10 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle

GAMP
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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
2 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.42%) PaaS
3 4 (10.53%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) DHCP
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) DB2
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Quality Manager
2 8 (21.05%) IT Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Design Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Developer
4 6 (15.79%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Compliance Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Software Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Web Services
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
2 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (13.16%) CSS
2 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (13.16%) NHibernate
3 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (10.53%) HTML5
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
4 3 (7.89%) REST
4 3 (7.89%) SOAP
4 3 (7.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Life Science
2 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
3 7 (18.42%) PMI
4 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (10.53%) RIA
6 1 (2.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Debian
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 15 (39.47%) Change Management
3 12 (31.58%) ERP
4 11 (28.95%) QMS
5 9 (23.68%) Validation
6 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
6 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (21.05%) V-Model
7 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity
7 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (18.42%) ITIL
7 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
7 7 (18.42%) Quality Management
7 7 (18.42%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.16%) MVC
9 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.16%) C#
3 4 (10.53%) TypeScript
4 3 (7.89%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) C
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (18.42%) Master's Degree
2 7 (18.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) GxP
2 6 (15.79%) PMO
3 3 (7.89%) GMP
4 1 (2.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (2.63%) GLP
4 1 (2.63%) ISO 13485
4 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) SAP
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Siemens
5 1 (2.63%) Wonderware