The first table below looks at the demand for CAPA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAPA over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA)
Rank 897 879 900
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing CAPA 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.009% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £24,000 £58,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94020 85650 91144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.78% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75699 69888 77563
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

CAPA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CAPA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAPA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CAPA
Salary Trend

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

CAPA Salary Trend in the UK

CAPA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAPA over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 within the UK.

CAPA Salary Histogram in the UK

CAPA
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAPA within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -30 4 £24,000 -59.14% 1
South East -15 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South West - 2 £24,000 -
Bristol - 2 £24,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

CAPA
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CAPA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CAPA.

1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) QMS
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Epicor
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical

CAPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CAPA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CAPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Manager
2 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) QMS
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Epicor