The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank - - 158
Permanent jobs citing COSO 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.067%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £59,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +18.00%
COSO
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
367 322 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.81% 8.71% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 202 213 150
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

COSO
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

COSO Salary Trend in Scotland