The table below looks at the statistics for QiCA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QiCA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IIA Qualification in Computer Auditing (QiCA)
Rank 305 306 312
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing QiCA 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.049% 0.077% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.31% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Average salary £65,000 £51,250 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.82% -16.32%
UK excluding London average salary £45,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.47% -10.52%
QiCA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2574 2582 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.00% 24.90% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2185 2535
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QiCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QiCA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

QiCA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

QiCA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QiCA across the City of London region.

QiCA Salary Trend in the City of London

QiCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing QiCA 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 QiCA.

1 6 (100.00%) CISA
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) PMP
4 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) COBIT
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP

QiCA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing QiCA 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 QiCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Auditor
1 4 (66.67%) IT Auditor
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Auditor
2 3 (50.00%) Senior IT Auditor
3 1 (16.67%) Information Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (33.33%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle