Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1067 1159 1176
Rank change year-on-year +92 +17 +61
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 32 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.018% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.14% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 12
UK median annual salary £62,000 £42,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.88% +25.93% -41.30%
10th Percentile £51,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £66,250 £48,950
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,000 £42,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year +45.88% +25.93% -41.30%

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 20,001 22,483 20,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.84% 12.89% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14,573 17,245 16,139
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -2.35%

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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 +62 32 £62,000 +45.88%
England +109 30 £62,000 +45.88%
South East +27 28 £62,000 +45.88%
Scotland +12 2 £56,250 +32.35%
East of England - 2 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Degree
3 11 (34.38%) V-Model
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (34.38%) Oracle
3 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
4 10 (31.25%) Validation
4 10 (31.25%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (28.13%) QMS
5 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (25.00%) Project Management
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (25.00%) Web Services
6 8 (25.00%) ERP
6 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (21.88%) .NET
7 7 (21.88%) C#
7 7 (21.88%) HTML
7 7 (21.88%) Internet
7 7 (21.88%) MVC
7 7 (21.88%) HTML5
8 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 6 (18.75%) REST
8 6 (18.75%) SaaS
8 6 (18.75%) Document Management
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration

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 6 (18.75%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) SaaS
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) GitHub
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Internet
2 6 (18.75%) DHCP
2 6 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) NAS
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) DB2
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (15.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Quality Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Implementation Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Software Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Implementation Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Developer
5 4 (12.50%) ASP Developer
5 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 4 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Compliance Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) HTML5
3 6 (18.75%) REST
3 6 (18.75%) SOAP
3 6 (18.75%) XML
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
4 5 (15.63%) jQuery
4 5 (15.63%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (15.63%) NHibernate
5 4 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.25%) LDAP
6 2 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (15.63%) RIA
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
4 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
5 1 (3.13%) Blog
5 1 (3.13%) LIMS
5 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) V-Model
2 10 (31.25%) Validation
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) QMS
4 8 (25.00%) ERP
4 8 (25.00%) Project Management
4 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.88%) MVC
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.75%) CRM
6 6 (18.75%) DevOps
6 6 (18.75%) Document Management
6 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.75%) PLM
6 6 (18.75%) Presales
6 6 (18.75%) System Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) Java
5 5 (15.63%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) GDPR
2 3 (9.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (9.38%) GxP
2 3 (9.38%) HIPAA
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.25%) ISO 13485
3 2 (6.25%) NIST
3 2 (6.25%) SSAE 16
4 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) SAP