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

GxP
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 935 947
Rank change year-on-year +98 +12  
Permanent jobs citing GxP 15 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.11% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 4
Median salary £45,500 £50,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.45% +12.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,350 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £50,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year -9.45% +28.84%  

GxP 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%  

GxP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for GxP in the UK

GxP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GxP in the UK

GxP
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for GxP in the UK

GxP
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GxP 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 +73 14 £45,500 -9.45% 12
East of England +18 6 £37,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £34,000 - 2
London +66 2 - - 3
South East +59 2 £51,000 +1.49% 4
Hertfordshire +12 2 £56,000 -
Middlesex +2 2 £51,000 +1.49%
Warrington - 2 £35,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £56,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £67,500 - 2
North West - 2 £35,000 -
Coventry - 1 £67,500 -
Wales - 1 - -

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

1 24 (68.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (45.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 16 (45.71%) Document Management
3 14 (40.00%) Degree
3 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (37.14%) Information Management
4 13 (37.14%) Publishing
5 12 (34.29%) SAP
6 11 (31.43%) Quality Management
6 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
7 10 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (25.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (22.86%) ITIL
9 8 (22.86%) Life Science
9 8 (22.86%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (17.14%) Retail
10 6 (17.14%) Validation
10 6 (17.14%) Project Management
11 5 (14.29%) SAP Retail
11 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (14.29%) SAP CAR
11 5 (14.29%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
12 4 (11.43%) SAP POS DM
12 4 (11.43%) Service Management
12 4 (11.43%) Remedy
13 3 (8.57%) GMP
13 3 (8.57%) Finance
13 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
13 3 (8.57%) Content Management
13 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management

GxP
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 (5.71%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SAP CAR
1 5 (14.29%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 5 (14.29%) SAP Retail
2 4 (11.43%) SAP POS DM
3 1 (2.86%) SAP APO
3 1 (2.86%) SAP LE
3 1 (2.86%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.86%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 24 (68.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (37.14%) Publishing
3 6 (17.14%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Finance
4 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Business Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) SAP Support
4 3 (8.57%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Documentum Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Retail Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Validation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) LIMS Developer
6 1 (2.86%) SAP P2P Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Director
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
3 8 (22.86%) Life Science
4 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.86%) LIMS
5 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Document Management
2 13 (37.14%) Information Management
3 11 (31.43%) Quality Management
4 10 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (22.86%) ITIL
5 8 (22.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Project Management
6 6 (17.14%) Validation
7 4 (11.43%) Service Management
8 3 (8.57%) Content Management
8 3 (8.57%) Informatics
8 3 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (8.57%) Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.71%) ERP
9 2 (5.71%) Migration
10 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
10 1 (2.86%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) ABAP
2 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (45.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 9 (25.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (8.57%) GMP
4 2 (5.71%) GAMP
4 2 (5.71%) QA
5 1 (2.86%) GCP
5 1 (2.86%) GLP
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) SAP
2 4 (11.43%) Remedy
3 2 (5.71%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Works Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Volt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Testing
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Medical, Death in Service, Free Park
Posted: 26 days ago