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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA)
Rank - 881 903
Permanent jobs citing CAPA 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.008% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98637 89146 96305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.36% 78.84% 76.59%
Number of salaries quoted 79209 73162 81821
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%

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 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA
2 1 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) GAMP
2 1 (33.33%) GMP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) OCP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management

CAPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
1 1 (33.33%) Informatics
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) OCP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) GAMP
1 1 (33.33%) GMP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft