The table below looks at the statistics for QiCA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QiCA over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IIA Qualification in Computer Auditing (QiCA)
Rank 889 923 864
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -59
Permanent jobs citing QiCA 7 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.008% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.024% 0.028% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 14
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -38.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £64,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £41,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.86%

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
29226 32287 29861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.35% 27.33% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22950 25909 24009
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QiCA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QiCA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

QiCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QiCA
Salary Trend

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

QiCA Salary Trend in the UK

QiCA
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QiCA within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +51 7 £50,000 +21.95%
East of England - 5 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
City of London +48 1 £47,500 -20.83%
London +29 1 £47,500 -32.14%
Manchester - 1 £55,000 -
North West - 1 £55,000 -

QiCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing QiCA 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 QiCA.

1 17 (100.00%) CISA
2 10 (58.82%) CISSP
3 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (35.29%) COBIT
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) UNIX
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) CISM
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Time Management
7 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) PMP
7 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
7 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
8 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
8 2 (11.76%) GIS
8 2 (11.76%) Change Management
8 2 (11.76%) SAP
8 2 (11.76%) Information Security
8 2 (11.76%) CRISC
8 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction

QiCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing QiCA 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 QiCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Auditor
2 7 (41.18%) IT Auditor
3 6 (35.29%) Risk Manager
4 4 (23.53%) IT Risk Manager
4 4 (23.53%) Senior IT Auditor
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Auditor
4 4 (23.53%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Information Governance Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Information Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Governance Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Compliance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
3 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
1 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
2 3 (17.65%) Time Management
2 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CISA
2 10 (58.82%) CISSP
3 4 (23.53%) CISM
4 3 (17.65%) PMP
4 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) CRISC
5 2 (11.76%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (35.29%) COBIT
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft