Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1116 - 1181
Rank change year-on-year - +1181 +106
Permanent jobs citing GCP 2 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% - 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.010% - 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 14
UK median annual salary £60,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £37,500

GCP 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 20,581 21,709 22,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.76% 12.54% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15,134 16,750 17,655
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
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% - -

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the UK

GCP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCP.

Salary trend for GCP in the UK

GCP
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 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
London - 2 £60,000 - 5
England - 2 £60,000 - 6

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 2 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

GCP
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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Compliance Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)