Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 682 1043 1144
Rank change year-on-year +361 +101 +39
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 15 24 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.018% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 19
Median annual salary £87,500 £60,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.83% +16.50% -14.17%
10th Percentile £37,750 £35,000 £37,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £87,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +45.83% +14.29% -12.50%

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 5,840 17,867 21,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.80% 13.14% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,554 13,426 16,346
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

GAMP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for GAMP in the UK

GAMP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GAMP.

Salary trend for GAMP in the UK

GAMP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing GAMP over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

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 27 October 2020. 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 +374 15 £87,500 +34.62% 6
UK excluding London +297 14 £87,500 +45.83% 9
South East +187 7 £90,000 +28.57% 2
North of England - 7 £47,500 - 2
North West - 4 £42,500 - 1
Work from Home +27 3 £90,000 +63.64%
North East - 3 £47,500 - 1
London +260 1 £65,000 +81.82%

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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 8 (53.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (46.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Zachman Framework
2 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Data Security
2 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Security Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) SIEM
2 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
2 7 (46.67%) HIPAA
2 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (46.67%) SABSA
2 7 (46.67%) Threat Modelling
2 7 (46.67%) Public Cloud
2 7 (46.67%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 7 (46.67%) Network Segmentation
2 7 (46.67%) GDPR
2 7 (46.67%) NIST
3 6 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 6 (40.00%) Validation
4 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 5 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 5 (33.33%) GMP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Security Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Validation Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Computer Validation Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Architect
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Software Validation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Zachman Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Public Cloud
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (13.33%) Industry 4.0
3 2 (13.33%) Life Science
3 2 (13.33%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (46.67%) Data Security
1 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (46.67%) Identity Access Management
1 7 (46.67%) Network Segmentation
1 7 (46.67%) SABSA
1 7 (46.67%) Security Architecture
1 7 (46.67%) SIEM
1 7 (46.67%) Threat Modelling
1 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
1 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 7 (46.67%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 6 (40.00%) Validation
3 5 (33.33%) Data Encryption
3 5 (33.33%) QMS
3 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (46.67%) GDPR
2 7 (46.67%) HIPAA
2 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 7 (46.67%) NIST
2 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
2 7 (46.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 5 (33.33%) GMP
3 5 (33.33%) GxP
4 1 (6.67%) Good Clinical Practice
4 1 (6.67%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle