The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GLP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GLP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 880 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing GLP 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.028% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 - -

GLP 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 10532 12863 14134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.97% 13.06% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7952 10270 11137
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%  

GLP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for GLP in the UK

GLP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GLP in the UK

GLP
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
East of England - 3 £42,500 -
England - 3 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing GLP 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 GLP.

1 4 (100.00%) GCP
1 4 (100.00%) GMP
1 4 (100.00%) GxP
1 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project

GLP
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 3 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Statistician
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) GCP
1 4 (100.00%) GMP
1 4 (100.00%) GxP
2 1 (25.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft