Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 767 1066 1168
Rank change year-on-year +299 +102 +51
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 7 24 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.017% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.085% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 27
Median annual salary £72,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +41.18% +25.93%
10th Percentile £57,000 £51,375 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +41.18% +25.93%

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 8,247 19,340 22,689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.26% 13.42% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6,233 14,276 17,226
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +6.64%

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 3 August 2020.

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 3 August 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
UK excluding London +250 7 £72,000 +20.00% 4
England +284 6 £72,000 +16.13% 4
South East +160 2 £85,000 +28.79%
East of England +104 2 £59,000 +7.27% 2
North West - 2 - - 2
North of England - 2 - - 2
Scotland +86 1 - -

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Life Science
2 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) GxP
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 13485
3 2 (28.57%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (28.57%) SABSA
3 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) CAPA
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) HIPAA
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (28.57%) Data Encryption
3 2 (28.57%) Network Segmentation
3 2 (28.57%) GDPR
3 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Industry 4.0
3 2 (28.57%) NIST

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 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Life Science
3 2 (28.57%) Industry 4.0
3 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) CAPA
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Data Encryption
2 2 (28.57%) Data Security
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Network Segmentation
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (28.57%) SABSA
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) GxP
2 2 (28.57%) GDPR
2 2 (28.57%) HIPAA
2 2 (28.57%) ISO 13485
2 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (28.57%) NIST
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (14.29%) GLP
3 1 (14.29%) GMP
3 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle