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

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1133 1186 1227
Rank change year-on-year +53 +41 +33
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 39 15 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.009% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.070% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 55
UK median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -39.13% +19.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £36,800
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,625 £65,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -39.13% +19.17%

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 22,780 21,506 26,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.48% 12.22% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17,211 16,085 20,663
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% - +7.78%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £26,750
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% - +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 August 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 August 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 +56 38 £46,250 +32.14% 6
UK excluding London +55 37 £42,500 +21.43% 7
South East +28 33 £47,500 +46.15% 2
South West - 2 £40,250 - 1
London - 2 £50,750 -
North West +19 1 - - 1
North of England +18 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (56.41%) Life Science
3 20 (51.28%) Project Management
3 20 (51.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 18 (46.15%) Validation
5 17 (43.59%) ERP
6 16 (41.03%) Degree
7 14 (35.90%) Oracle
7 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
8 13 (33.33%) V-Model
9 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
9 11 (28.21%) Change Management
10 10 (25.64%) Quality Management
10 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
10 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (23.08%) Windows
11 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
12 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (20.51%) DHCP
12 8 (20.51%) DNS
12 8 (20.51%) B2B
12 8 (20.51%) PMI
12 8 (20.51%) PMI Certification
12 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
12 8 (20.51%) IIS
12 8 (20.51%) SAP
12 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
12 8 (20.51%) German Language
12 8 (20.51%) System Testing

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 8 (20.51%) IIS
2 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (17.95%) Office 365
1 7 (17.95%) PaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) DHCP
1 8 (20.51%) DNS
2 6 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (51.28%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (20.51%) German Language
3 7 (17.95%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Consultant
1 8 (20.51%) ERP Consultant
1 8 (20.51%) ERP Implementation Consultant
1 8 (20.51%) Implementation Consultant
1 8 (20.51%) Professional Services Consultant
2 7 (17.95%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Design Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Author
4 5 (12.82%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Quality Manager
6 2 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 6 (15.38%) Ajax
2 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
2 6 (15.38%) CSS3
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) HTML5
2 6 (15.38%) jQuery
2 6 (15.38%) JSON
2 6 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
2 6 (15.38%) RESTful
2 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (15.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) Life Science
2 8 (20.51%) PMI
3 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
3 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
4 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) CentOS
3 1 (2.56%) Debian
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Project Management
2 18 (46.15%) Validation
3 17 (43.59%) ERP
4 13 (33.33%) V-Model
5 11 (28.21%) Change Management
5 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
6 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
6 10 (25.64%) Quality Management
7 8 (20.51%) B2B
7 8 (20.51%) B2B Sales
7 8 (20.51%) Business Continuity
7 8 (20.51%) Business Continuity Planning
7 8 (20.51%) Document Management
7 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (20.51%) PLM
7 8 (20.51%) Presales
7 8 (20.51%) System Testing
8 7 (17.95%) ITIL
8 7 (17.95%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.38%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) VB
2 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
2 6 (15.38%) VB6
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C++
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) PMI Certification
3 7 (17.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (17.95%) Master's Degree
4 5 (12.82%) ISEB
4 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
4 5 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.13%) IRCA
6 1 (2.56%) MCITP
6 1 (2.56%) MCSA
6 1 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) MCTS
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) GMP
2 4 (10.26%) GxP
3 3 (7.69%) PMO
4 2 (5.13%) IEC 62304
4 2 (5.13%) ISO 13485
4 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
4 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (2.56%) GLP
5 1 (2.56%) ISO 9000
5 1 (2.56%) QA
5 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
2 8 (20.51%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) Oracle
3 8 (20.51%) SAP
3 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec