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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for CDISC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CDISC over the 6 months to 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 624 489 -
Rank change year-on-year -135 - -
Permanent jobs citing CDISC 247 157 0
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.33% 0.38% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.02% 2.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - - -
UK median annual salary £85,000 - -

CDISC 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 WFH option and a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 12,233 5,508 941
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 16.19% 13.40% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6,471 3,668 763
10th Percentile £32,600 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%

CDISC
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing CDISC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

CDISC trend for jobs with a WFH option

CDISC
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing CDISC.

CDISC salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, CDISC job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for CDISC.

1 223 (90.28%) SAS
2 189 (76.52%) Degree
3 144 (58.30%) Biostatistics
4 135 (54.66%) Social Skills
5 112 (45.34%) Mentoring
6 105 (42.51%) Data Management
7 97 (39.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 89 (36.03%) Validation
8 89 (36.03%) Good Clinical Practice
9 87 (35.22%) Statistics
10 86 (34.82%) Mathematics
11 80 (32.39%) Statistical Analysis
12 72 (29.15%) Computer Science
13 70 (28.34%) R
14 65 (26.32%) Life Science
14 65 (26.32%) Finance
15 58 (23.48%) Biometrics
16 50 (20.24%) Time Management
17 46 (18.62%) XML
17 46 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
18 45 (18.22%) Presentation Skills
18 45 (18.22%) Data Science
19 44 (17.81%) Project Management
20 43 (17.41%) Business Development
20 43 (17.41%) Problem-Solving
20 43 (17.41%) Resource Allocation
21 39 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
21 39 (15.79%) Concurrent Programming
22 34 (13.77%) Numerate Degree
23 33 (13.36%) Clinical Data Management

CDISC
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 223 (90.28%) SAS
2 1 (0.40%) CMS
2 1 (0.40%) Documentum
2 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.40%) AWS
1 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
1 1 (0.40%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.69%) Base SAS
2 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.40%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (0.40%) Metadata
3 1 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.81%) ProC
General
1 135 (54.66%) Social Skills
2 97 (39.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 65 (26.32%) Finance
4 46 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (18.22%) Presentation Skills
6 17 (6.88%) Games
7 8 (3.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 6 (2.43%) Law
9 5 (2.02%) Social Science
10 4 (1.62%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.81%) Legal
12 1 (0.40%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 207 (83.81%) Programmer
2 184 (74.49%) Statistical Programmer
3 95 (38.46%) Senior Programmer
4 82 (33.20%) Senior Statistical Programmer
5 18 (7.29%) SAS Programmer
6 10 (4.05%) Biometrics Manager
6 10 (4.05%) Project Manager
7 8 (3.24%) Senior SAS Programmer
8 6 (2.43%) Data Manager
9 5 (2.02%) Project Leader
9 5 (2.02%) Senior Project Leader
10 3 (1.21%) Associate Director
11 2 (0.81%) Team Leader
12 1 (0.40%) Analyst
12 1 (0.40%) Biostatistician
12 1 (0.40%) Data Analyst
12 1 (0.40%) Data Engineer
12 1 (0.40%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.62%) XML
2 1 (0.40%) GraphQL
2 1 (0.40%) REST
2 1 (0.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (26.32%) Life Science
2 20 (8.10%) Data Structures
3 19 (7.69%) Biotechnology
4 12 (4.86%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (58.30%) Biostatistics
2 112 (45.34%) Mentoring
3 105 (42.51%) Data Management
4 89 (36.03%) Validation
5 87 (35.22%) Statistics
6 86 (34.82%) Mathematics
7 80 (32.39%) Statistical Analysis
8 72 (29.15%) Computer Science
9 58 (23.48%) Biometrics
10 50 (20.24%) Time Management
11 45 (18.22%) Data Science
12 44 (17.81%) Project Management
13 43 (17.41%) Business Development
13 43 (17.41%) Problem-Solving
13 43 (17.41%) Resource Allocation
14 39 (15.79%) Concurrent Programming
14 39 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
15 33 (13.36%) Clinical Data Management
16 26 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
17 24 (9.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 70 (28.34%) R
2 23 (9.31%) SAS Macro
3 3 (1.21%) Python
4 2 (0.81%) PROC SQL
4 2 (0.81%) SQL
5 1 (0.40%) PL/1
5 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 189 (76.52%) Degree
2 34 (13.77%) Numerate Degree
3 12 (4.86%) PhD
4 6 (2.43%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (36.03%) Good Clinical Practice
2 7 (2.83%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.40%) GxP
Vendors
1 9 (3.64%) SAP
2 5 (2.02%) Progress
3 1 (0.40%) OpenText