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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 873 910 956
Rank change year-on-year +37 +46  
Permanent jobs citing GAMP 1 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.024% 0.025%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.009% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 23
Median salary £36,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.39% +27.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -37.39% +27.77%  

GAMP is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10694 12698 14157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.96% 13.08% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8072 10143 11159
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

GAMP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GAMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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
Top 4 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 1 £36,000 -37.39% 1
Essex - 1 £36,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £36,000 -
East of England - 1 £36,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing GAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GAMP.

1 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
1 10 (76.92%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Time Management
2 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) SDLC
3 5 (38.46%) Validation
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Life Science
5 3 (23.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (15.38%) GMP
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) PLM
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) IIS
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) GxP
6 2 (15.38%) B2B
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (15.38%) German Language
6 2 (15.38%) Document Management
6 2 (15.38%) System Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Finance

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 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
1 10 (76.92%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Software Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Software Test Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Validation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) OpenCV
1 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) SDLC
1 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
1 6 (46.15%) Time Management
2 5 (38.46%) Validation
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) B2B
4 2 (15.38%) B2B Sales
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) PLM
4 2 (15.38%) Presales
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) V-Model
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Image Processing
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (15.38%) GMP
2 2 (15.38%) GxP
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) VMware