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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank - 246 248
Permanent jobs citing COSO 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.043% 0.067%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.51% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £47,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.50%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £58,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.29% +22.63%
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
642 588 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.92% 8.48% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 503 462 483
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COSO across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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