Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1059 1153 1183
Rank change year-on-year +94 +30 +110
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 48 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.016% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.13% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 47 17 17
UK median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.91% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £50,750 £43,500 £42,100
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 20,650 22,172 21,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.81% 12.66% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15,132 17,227 17,245
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 February 2019.

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 17 February 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
England +110 48 £55,500 +0.91% 14
UK excluding London +81 44 £57,500 +4.55% 11
South East +59 39 £61,000 +10.91% 10
London +67 4 £51,500 -20.77% 3
East of England +30 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 - 1
South West - 1 £42,500 -
North of England - 1 £75,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (41.67%) V-Model
3 19 (39.58%) Oracle
4 17 (35.42%) Project Management
4 17 (35.42%) QMS
4 17 (35.42%) Degree
5 14 (29.17%) Validation
6 11 (22.92%) Hibernate
6 11 (22.92%) MVC
6 11 (22.92%) Internet
6 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
6 11 (22.92%) C#
6 11 (22.92%) HTML
6 11 (22.92%) .NET
6 11 (22.92%) NHibernate
6 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
6 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (22.92%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (20.83%) TypeScript
7 10 (20.83%) SaaS
7 10 (20.83%) HTML5
7 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
7 10 (20.83%) RIA
7 10 (20.83%) jQuery
7 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server

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 9 (18.75%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) SaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Internet
2 9 (18.75%) DHCP
2 9 (18.75%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) DB2
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Quality Manager
2 11 (22.92%) Developer
3 9 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Implementation Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Technical Implementation Consultant
4 8 (16.67%) Software Consultant
4 8 (16.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) ASP Developer
5 6 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 6 (12.50%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
1 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
1 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
1 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (22.92%) Hibernate
1 11 (22.92%) HTML
1 11 (22.92%) KnockoutJS
1 11 (22.92%) NHibernate
2 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 10 (20.83%) CSS
2 10 (20.83%) HTML5
2 10 (20.83%) jQuery
2 10 (20.83%) Web Services
3 9 (18.75%) REST
3 9 (18.75%) SOAP
3 9 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (20.83%) RIA
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Blog
3 2 (4.17%) Life Science
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) PMI
4 1 (2.08%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) V-Model
2 17 (35.42%) Project Management
2 17 (35.42%) QMS
3 14 (29.17%) Validation
4 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.92%) MVC
5 10 (20.83%) ERP
5 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
6 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.75%) CRM
6 9 (18.75%) DevOps
6 9 (18.75%) Document Management
6 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 9 (18.75%) PLM
6 9 (18.75%) Presales
6 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 9 (18.75%) System Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.92%) C#
3 10 (20.83%) TypeScript
4 9 (18.75%) Java
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
5 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) GxP
2 4 (8.33%) PMO
3 2 (4.17%) GMP
4 1 (2.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (2.08%) GDPR
4 1 (2.08%) HIPAA
4 1 (2.08%) ISO 13485
4 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
1 9 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
1 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (39.58%) Oracle
3 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Siemens
4 1 (2.08%) Wonderware