Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CAPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CAPA over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA)
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1163 1172 1259
Rank change year-on-year +9 +87 +50
Permanent jobs citing CAPA 4 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.004% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 19
UK median annual salary - £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.43% +40.00%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £39,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year - +65.96% -6.00%

CAPA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 155,849 156,291 185,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.86% 89.54% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 125,378 129,131 153,692
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

CAPA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CAPA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CAPA in the UK

CAPA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CAPA in the UK

CAPA
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAPA within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 4 - - 9
UK excluding London -4 3 - - 8
South East +7 1 - - 3
North of England - 1 - - 5
East of England - 1 - -
London - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing CAPA 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 CAPA.

1 3 (75.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (75.00%) QMS
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) TrackWise
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) GMP
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Process Architecture

CAPA
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TrackWise
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) QA Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Audit Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) QMS
1 3 (75.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) GMP
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001