The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 190 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COSO 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
COSO
North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
344 257 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.55% 6.97% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 310 218 329
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

COSO
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

COSO Salary Trend in Manchester

COSO
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001