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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank - 251 257
Permanent jobs citing COSO 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.042% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.48% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £40,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.43%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £59,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +12.38%
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
627 620 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.53% 8.66% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 495 472 402
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,250 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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