Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1152 1167 1216
Rank change year-on-year +15 +49 +55
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 31 13 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.008% 0.030%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.062% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 52
UK median annual salary £42,500 £33,750 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.93% -40.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £48,950 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £33,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year +25.93% -41.30% +27.78%

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 22,886 20,906 26,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.19% 12.09% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17,521 16,132 20,960
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,266 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for GAMP in the UK

GAMP
Top 7 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 22 June 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
UK excluding London +5 31 £42,500 +25.93% 5
England +28 30 £42,500 +25.93% 6
South East +33 27 £42,500 +30.77% 4
South West - 2 £40,250 -
North West +9 1 - -
North of England +8 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 16 (51.61%) Oracle
3 15 (48.39%) Validation
4 13 (41.94%) Windows
4 13 (41.94%) Life Science
4 13 (41.94%) V-Model
4 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
5 12 (38.71%) Project Management
5 12 (38.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (29.03%) Manufacturing
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (25.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
7 8 (25.81%) CSS
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.81%) IIS
7 8 (25.81%) C#
7 8 (25.81%) HTML
7 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
7 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) VB
7 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
7 8 (25.81%) .NET
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (25.81%) ERP
7 8 (25.81%) DHCP
7 8 (25.81%) HTTP
7 8 (25.81%) DNS

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 (25.81%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) DHCP
1 8 (25.81%) DNS
1 8 (25.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (25.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (38.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (29.03%) Manufacturing
3 8 (25.81%) German Language
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
1 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (25.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
1 8 (25.81%) Developer
1 8 (25.81%) ERP Consultant
1 8 (25.81%) ERP Implementation Consultant
1 8 (25.81%) Implementation Consultant
1 8 (25.81%) Professional Services Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Author
2 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) Analyst
3 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
3 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
1 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
1 8 (25.81%) Ajax
1 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
1 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
1 8 (25.81%) CSS3
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
1 8 (25.81%) HTML5
1 8 (25.81%) jQuery
1 8 (25.81%) JSON
1 8 (25.81%) Razor View Engine
1 8 (25.81%) RESTful
1 8 (25.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 8 (25.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Life Science
2 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
3 5 (16.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Validation
2 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
2 13 (41.94%) V-Model
3 12 (38.71%) Project Management
4 8 (25.81%) B2B
4 8 (25.81%) B2B Sales
4 8 (25.81%) Document Management
4 8 (25.81%) ERP
4 8 (25.81%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (25.81%) MVC
4 8 (25.81%) PLM
4 8 (25.81%) Presales
4 8 (25.81%) SDLC
4 8 (25.81%) System Testing
4 8 (25.81%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) Quality Management
6 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
6 5 (16.13%) Change Management
6 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
6 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) VB
2 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
2 8 (25.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) ISEB
2 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
2 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (16.13%) MCITP
2 5 (16.13%) MCSA
2 5 (16.13%) MCSE
2 5 (16.13%) MCTS
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) IRCA
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) GMP
2 2 (6.45%) GxP
2 2 (6.45%) IEC 62304
2 2 (6.45%) ISO 13485
2 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.23%) PMO
3 1 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
1 8 (25.81%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) Oracle
3 8 (25.81%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) Symantec