Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1175 1153 1241
Rank change year-on-year -22 +88 +43
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 28 18 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.010% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.086% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 39
UK median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% -32.73% -4.35%
10th Percentile £39,125 £31,250 £36,425
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.86% -32.73% +29.41%

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 23,058 20,974 26,925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.99% 12.16% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17,889 16,596 21,322
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.71% +6.25%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for GAMP in the UK

GAMP
Top 8 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 20 April 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 +2 27 £42,500 +14.86% 4
UK excluding London -3 27 £42,500 +14.86% 4
South East +17 24 £42,500 -15.00% 3
North of England +1 1 - -
North West -11 1 - -
London - 1 £65,000 -
Wales - 1 - -
South West - 1 £40,250 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
2 17 (60.71%) Oracle
3 13 (46.43%) Windows
4 11 (39.29%) V-Model
5 10 (35.71%) jQuery
5 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
5 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) CSS
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 10 (35.71%) C#
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
5 10 (35.71%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) Project Management
5 10 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (35.71%) MVC
5 10 (35.71%) Manufacturing
5 10 (35.71%) Validation
6 9 (32.14%) HTML5
6 9 (32.14%) Life Science
6 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (28.57%) Ajax
7 8 (28.57%) WCF
7 8 (28.57%) Degree
7 8 (28.57%) JSON
7 8 (28.57%) TDD
7 8 (28.57%) VB6
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server

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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) HTTP
2 7 (25.00%) DHCP
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (35.71%) Manufacturing
1 10 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) .NET Developer
2 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (32.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) ERP Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) ERP Implementation Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) Professional Services Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Author
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
1 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
1 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
1 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
1 10 (35.71%) jQuery
2 9 (32.14%) HTML5
3 8 (28.57%) Ajax
3 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (28.57%) CSS3
3 8 (28.57%) JSON
3 8 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
3 8 (28.57%) RESTful
3 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
5 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Life Science
2 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 5 (17.86%) PKI
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) V-Model
2 10 (35.71%) MVC
2 10 (35.71%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
2 10 (35.71%) Validation
3 8 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 8 (28.57%) SDLC
3 8 (28.57%) TDD
4 7 (25.00%) B2B
4 7 (25.00%) B2B Sales
4 7 (25.00%) Document Management
4 7 (25.00%) ERP
4 7 (25.00%) PLM
4 7 (25.00%) Presales
4 7 (25.00%) System Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Quality Management
5 6 (21.43%) Time Management
6 5 (17.86%) Application Packaging
6 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
6 5 (17.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) VB
3 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 8 (28.57%) VB6
4 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) MCITP
2 5 (17.86%) MCSA
2 5 (17.86%) MCSE
2 5 (17.86%) MCTS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.57%) IRCA
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) GMP
1 2 (7.14%) GxP
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
2 1 (3.57%) IEC 62304
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 13485
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) Oracle
3 7 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas