The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 78 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing COSO 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.40% 0.40% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.23% 4.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £73,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+46.00% -13.04%
COSO
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
71 64 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.58% 8.58% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 58 60 66
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -7.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

COSO
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

COSO Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

COSO
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COSO within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -10 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Kettering - 1 - -
COSO
East Midlands

COSO
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Compliance Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SOX Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle