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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GxP
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 908 970
Rank change year-on-year +81 +62  
Permanent jobs citing GxP 45 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.016% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.13% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 1
Median salary £42,500 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.14% +4.21%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.14% +4.21%  

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 10540 12701 14115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.97% 13.08% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7952 10143 11130
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for GxP in the UK

GxP
Top 13 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 25 June 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 +81 45 £42,500 -14.14% 4
London - 20 - -
South East +62 13 £32,500 -34.34% 2
City of London - 12 - -
East of England +13 8 £42,500 -29.16%
Middlesex - 7 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £65,000 -
Abingdon - 6 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £82,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £52,332 -
East Midlands - 1 £82,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 31 (52.54%) Life Science
2 27 (45.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 26 (44.07%) SAP
3 26 (44.07%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (38.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (35.59%) Virtual Team
6 20 (33.90%) SAP HANA
6 20 (33.90%) Business Development
7 15 (25.42%) GAP Analysis
8 12 (20.34%) SDLC
9 10 (16.95%) Business Transformation
9 10 (16.95%) SAP SD
9 10 (16.95%) Validation
10 9 (15.25%) Quality Management
10 9 (15.25%) Billing
10 9 (15.25%) Project Management
10 9 (15.25%) Degree
11 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
12 7 (11.86%) Problem Management
12 7 (11.86%) Oracle
13 6 (10.17%) SAP QM
13 6 (10.17%) SQL
13 6 (10.17%) GMP
13 6 (10.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 6 (10.17%) Biotechnology
14 5 (8.47%) Reference Data
14 5 (8.47%) Data Governance
14 5 (8.47%) Data Quality
14 5 (8.47%) Master Data Management
14 5 (8.47%) SAP MDG

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 4 (6.78%) Documentum
2 3 (5.08%) SAS
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (16.95%) SAP SD
2 6 (10.17%) SAP QM
3 5 (8.47%) SAP MDG
3 5 (8.47%) SAP MDM
4 1 (1.69%) SAP APO
4 1 (1.69%) SAP LE
4 1 (1.69%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SAP HANA
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
General
1 27 (45.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (15.25%) Billing
3 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Analyst
2 7 (11.86%) Applications Support
2 7 (11.86%) Applications Support Analyst
2 7 (11.86%) Support Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) IT Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Senior IT Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Documentum Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Software Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Software Support Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Developer
6 3 (5.08%) LIMS Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Statistician
7 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 31 (52.54%) Life Science
2 26 (44.07%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (35.59%) Virtual Team
4 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
5 6 (10.17%) Biotechnology
6 5 (8.47%) Reference Data
7 4 (6.78%) User Experience
8 3 (5.08%) LIMS
8 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (33.90%) Business Development
3 15 (25.42%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (20.34%) SDLC
5 10 (16.95%) Business Transformation
5 10 (16.95%) Validation
6 9 (15.25%) Project Management
6 9 (15.25%) Quality Management
7 7 (11.86%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.47%) Data Governance
8 5 (8.47%) Data Management
8 5 (8.47%) IT Strategy
8 5 (8.47%) Master Data Management
8 5 (8.47%) Workflow
9 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.78%) Document Management
9 4 (6.78%) Informatics
9 4 (6.78%) Migration
9 4 (6.78%) Supplier Management
10 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (10.17%) GMP
2 5 (8.47%) Data Quality
3 4 (6.78%) GCP
3 4 (6.78%) GLP
3 4 (6.78%) QA
4 3 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (3.39%) GAMP
6 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) SAP
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Cognizant
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) LabWare
5 1 (1.69%) Progress
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