The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA)
Rank 882 893 868
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing CAPA 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.001% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 - £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88683 88197 85657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.84% 82.39% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72219 69978 71435
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 2 March 2015. 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
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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 +23 4 £25,000 - 6
South West - 4 £25,000 -
Clevedon - 3 £25,000 -
Somerset - 3 £25,000 -
Bristol - 1 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

CAPA
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Life Science
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) QMS
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) GMP
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) QlikView
5 1 (10.00%) AAT

CAPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Life Science
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) QMS
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) AAT
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) GMP
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Doncaster
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago