The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 924 938
Rank change year-on-year +77 +14  
Permanent jobs citing GMP 5 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.025% 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.048% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 8
Median salary £37,750 £31,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.89% -25.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £31,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.89% -25.29%  

GMP 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 10345 13734 13449
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.11% 13.15% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8152 10858 10403
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 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

GMP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for GMP in the UK

GMP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GMP in the UK

GMP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GMP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GMP in the UK

GMP
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GMP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +52 4 £37,750 +18.89% 9
Warrington - 2 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £35,000 - 1
South East +54 1 £65,000 +104.72% 4
Hampshire +17 1 £65,000 +109.67%
East of England +8 1 £40,500 -
Wales - 1 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing GMP 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 GMP.

1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (42.86%) GxP
3 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) GAMP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (14.29%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (14.29%) Adaptiv
5 1 (14.29%) Industrial Design
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) GCP
5 1 (14.29%) GLP
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

GMP
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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (14.29%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Product Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Product Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Training Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Industrial Design
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (42.86%) GxP
2 2 (28.57%) GAMP
3 1 (14.29%) GCP
3 1 (14.29%) GLP
3 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
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