The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing COSO 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
COSO
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
204 146 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.12% 10.64% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 129 90 67
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COSO across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

COSO
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COSO across the Edinburgh region.

COSO Salary Trend in Edinburgh

COSO
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing COSO 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 COSO.

1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing COSO 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 COSO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) QA Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) QA