The table below looks at the statistics for IRCA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IRCA over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)
Rank 903 966 976
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +10
Permanent jobs citing IRCA 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.016% 0.003% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -31.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24807 29886 31056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.11% 27.35% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19923 24116 24256
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

IRCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing IRCA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

IRCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IRCA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IRCA within the UK.

IRCA Salary Trend in the UK

IRCA
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IRCA within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 4 £40,000 +23.07% 1
South East +55 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Middlesex - 2 £40,000 -
Winchester - 1 - -

IRCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing IRCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IRCA.

1 6 (85.71%) QMS
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Quality Management
3 4 (57.14%) Internal Audit
4 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) EFQM
5 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) CEH
6 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) CISSP
6 1 (14.29%) CISA
6 1 (14.29%) CISM
6 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security

IRCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) QA Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Quality Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Software QA Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Quality Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Transition Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Compliance
3 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 1 (14.29%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) QMS
2 5 (71.43%) Quality Management
3 4 (57.14%) Internal Audit
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
5 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CEH
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
3 2 (28.57%) EFQM
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft