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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Good Clinical Practice skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Good Clinical Practice over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 659 783 860
Rank change year-on-year +124 +77 +270
Permanent jobs citing Good Clinical Practice 697 179 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.17% 0.004%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.26% 1.25% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 3
10th Percentile £40,250 £36,500 -
25th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 £27,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £60,000 £28,500
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% +110.53% -43.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,625 £29,250
90th Percentile - £127,250 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +110.53% -43.00%

Good Clinical Practice 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 30,808 14,356 10,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.47% 13.74% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13,673 9,101 8,008
10th Percentile £31,231 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £39,381
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,944 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.04% - +5.56%

Good Clinical Practice
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Good Clinical Practice as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Good Clinical Practice in the UK

Good Clinical Practice
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Good Clinical Practice.

Salary trend for Good Clinical Practice in the UK

Good Clinical Practice
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Good Clinical Practice over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Good Clinical Practice in the UK

Good Clinical Practice
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Good Clinical Practice within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London +188 449 £45,000 -25.00% 7
England +105 432 £75,000 +25.00% 10
Work from Home -180 191 £75,000 +25.00% 4
North of England +74 159 £75,000 - 3
Yorkshire +49 109 £75,000 -
Midlands - 86 - - 1
South East -34 79 £32,500 -45.83% 2
Scotland -4 60 - -
London -211 47 - - 3
North West - 47 £75,000 - 3
West Midlands - 45 - -
East of England -56 44 - - 1
East Midlands - 42 - - 1
Wales -20 13 - -
South West -23 5 - -
Northern Ireland - 5 £45,000 -
North East - 3 £75,000 -
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing Good Clinical Practice 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 Good Clinical Practice.

1 473 (67.86%) Time Management
2 471 (67.58%) SAS
3 457 (65.57%) Finance
4 453 (64.99%) Presentation Skills
5 413 (59.25%) Analytical Skills
6 391 (56.10%) Business Development
7 385 (55.24%) Problem-Solving
8 375 (53.80%) Project Management
9 349 (50.07%) Degree
10 348 (49.93%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 328 (47.06%) Quality Management
12 323 (46.34%) Social Skills
13 295 (42.32%) Data Management
14 293 (42.04%) CDISC
15 193 (27.69%) Biostatistics
16 184 (26.40%) Regulatory Compliance
17 176 (25.25%) Marketing
18 156 (22.38%) Resource Allocation
19 134 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
20 114 (16.36%) Microsoft Excel
21 105 (15.06%) Clinical Data Management
22 101 (14.49%) Life Science
23 99 (14.20%) Process Improvement
24 98 (14.06%) YouTube
24 98 (14.06%) Facebook
25 94 (13.49%) Continuous Improvement
26 92 (13.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
27 89 (12.77%) DataOps
28 79 (11.33%) Statistical Analysis
29 74 (10.62%) Windows

Good Clinical Practice
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
1 471 (67.58%) SAS
2 19 (2.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 114 (16.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 92 (13.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 35 (5.02%) Spreadsheet
4 24 (3.44%) Microsoft Project
5 23 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (2.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 61 (8.75%) Oracle Clinical
2 4 (0.57%) BambooHR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.29%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (8.75%) RDBMS
1 61 (8.75%) Relational Database
2 13 (1.87%) Base SAS
3 6 (0.86%) Spotfire
4 4 (0.57%) Big Data
4 4 (0.57%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.29%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 14 (2.01%) ProC
General
1 457 (65.57%) Finance
2 453 (64.99%) Presentation Skills
3 413 (59.25%) Analytical Skills
4 323 (46.34%) Social Skills
5 176 (25.25%) Marketing
6 134 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (2.30%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.58%) Legal
8 11 (1.58%) Organisational Skills
9 8 (1.15%) Games
10 5 (0.72%) Law
11 1 (0.14%) Advertising
11 1 (0.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.14%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 445 (63.85%) Programmer
2 441 (63.27%) Statistical Programmer
3 262 (37.59%) Senior Programmer
4 258 (37.02%) Senior Statistical Programmer
5 68 (9.76%) Data Manager
6 64 (9.18%) Senior Manager
7 32 (4.59%) Project Manager
8 21 (3.01%) Auditor
9 20 (2.87%) Quality Manager
9 20 (2.87%) Senior Project Manager
10 16 (2.30%) Compliance Manager
11 15 (2.15%) Quality Auditor
12 13 (1.87%) Analyst
13 10 (1.43%) Biometrics Manager
14 9 (1.29%) Data Coordinator
14 9 (1.29%) Graduate Programmer
14 9 (1.29%) QA Manager
14 9 (1.29%) Senior QA Manager
14 9 (1.29%) Senior Quality Manager
14 9 (1.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.30%) XML
2 4 (0.57%) Shiny
3 2 (0.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 101 (14.49%) Life Science
2 38 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 32 (4.59%) Biotechnology
4 27 (3.87%) Data Structures
5 19 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (1.58%) Pharmacovigilance
7 9 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (0.86%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.57%) e-Learning
9 4 (0.57%) Learning Management System
9 4 (0.57%) SCORM
10 1 (0.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 74 (10.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 473 (67.86%) Time Management
2 391 (56.10%) Business Development
3 385 (55.24%) Problem-Solving
4 375 (53.80%) Project Management
5 328 (47.06%) Quality Management
6 295 (42.32%) Data Management
7 193 (27.69%) Biostatistics
8 184 (26.40%) Regulatory Compliance
9 156 (22.38%) Resource Allocation
10 105 (15.06%) Clinical Data Management
11 99 (14.20%) Process Improvement
12 94 (13.49%) Continuous Improvement
13 89 (12.77%) DataOps
14 79 (11.33%) Statistical Analysis
15 72 (10.33%) Statistics
16 68 (9.76%) Computer Science
16 68 (9.76%) Mathematics
16 68 (9.76%) Mentoring
16 68 (9.76%) Validation
17 63 (9.04%) Revenue Recognition
Programming Languages
1 40 (5.74%) R
2 27 (3.87%) SAS Macro
3 15 (2.15%) MATLAB
4 14 (2.01%) PROC SQL
4 14 (2.01%) SQL
4 14 (2.01%) VB
5 11 (1.58%) C
6 4 (0.57%) Python
7 2 (0.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 349 (50.07%) Degree
2 25 (3.59%) Numerate Degree
3 16 (2.30%) PhD
4 15 (2.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 348 (49.93%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 293 (42.04%) CDISC
3 59 (8.46%) QA
4 43 (6.17%) GLP
5 23 (3.30%) GMP
6 14 (2.01%) GxP
7 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 98 (14.06%) Facebook
1 98 (14.06%) YouTube
2 65 (9.33%) Oracle
3 48 (6.89%) Microsoft
4 8 (1.15%) SAP
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe