The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank - - 268
Permanent jobs citing COSO 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
COSO
England

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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
690 712 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.92% 10.67% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 543 587 635
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing COSO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

COSO
Salary Trend in the North West

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

COSO Salary Trend in the North West