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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 949 977
Rank change year-on-year +92 +28  
Permanent jobs citing GLP 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.010% 0.037% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £31,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.77%  
UK excluding London median salary - £31,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year - +37.77%  

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 10323 13692 13578
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.11% 13.17% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8130 10831 10505
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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 1 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 28 March 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
Wales - 1 - -

GLP
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) GCP
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Clinical Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) GMP
3 1 (33.33%) GxP
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation

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 2 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Clinical Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) GCP
2 1 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (33.33%) GMP
2 1 (33.33%) GxP
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft