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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank - 245 239
Permanent jobs citing COSO 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.028% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.32% 0.69%
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 £75,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
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
660 628 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.05% 8.82% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 520 515 484
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,775 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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