Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1177 1179 1239
Rank change year-on-year +2 +60 +28
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 26 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.024% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 47
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.80% +14.44%
10th Percentile £49,500 £36,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +6.80% +14.44%

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 22781 24655 28169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.64% 12.96% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17061 19498 22269
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +7.61% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GAMP in the UK

GAMP
Top 5 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 17 November 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
England +42 26 £60,000 +9.09% 1
UK excluding London +20 25 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South East +23 16 £60,000 +4.35% 1
East of England +13 9 £52,500 +14.13%
London +17 1 £65,000 -13.33%

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing GAMP 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 GAMP.

1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) V-Model
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 12 (46.15%) Internet
4 11 (42.31%) .NET
4 11 (42.31%) C#
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
4 11 (42.31%) MVC
4 11 (42.31%) NHibernate
4 11 (42.31%) jQuery
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (38.46%) Hibernate
5 10 (38.46%) CSS
6 9 (34.62%) Windows
6 9 (34.62%) GxP
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (34.62%) Manufacturing
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
6 9 (34.62%) TypeScript
6 9 (34.62%) HTML5
6 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (30.77%) Validation
7 8 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (26.92%) Degree
8 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g

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 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Internet
2 6 (23.08%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (34.62%) Manufacturing
2 8 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 7 (26.92%) IT Manager
3 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
4 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Site Manager
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) ERP Implementation Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Professional Services Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
1 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
1 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
1 11 (42.31%) jQuery
1 11 (42.31%) NHibernate
2 10 (38.46%) CSS
2 10 (38.46%) Hibernate
3 9 (34.62%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
4 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (23.08%) RIA
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.69%) Life Science
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) V-Model
2 11 (42.31%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) Validation
4 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
5 6 (23.08%) IT Strategy
5 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (19.23%) Product Management
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) Time Management
9 2 (7.69%) B2B
9 2 (7.69%) B2B Sales
9 2 (7.69%) Document Management
9 2 (7.69%) Presales
9 2 (7.69%) SDLC
9 2 (7.69%) System Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
1 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) TypeScript
3 2 (7.69%) VC++
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) GxP
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) GMP
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas