Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1208 1220 1316
Rank change year-on-year +12 +96 -16
Permanent jobs citing GLP 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.013% 0.008% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
UK median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

GLP 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 22797 24521 28165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.66% 12.96% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17109 19418 22276
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +4.30% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,980
% change year-on-year - +1.24% +4.95%

GLP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +52 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
England +45 3 £42,500 +13.33% 2
East of England +12 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 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%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) GCP
1 3 (100.00%) GMP
1 3 (100.00%) GxP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Statistician
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) GCP
1 3 (100.00%) GMP
1 3 (100.00%) GxP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft