Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ITGC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITGC over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT General Controls (ITGC)
UK > England
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 947 1057 1115
Rank change year-on-year +110 +58 +39
Permanent jobs citing ITGC 36 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.021% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 22
England median annual salary £58,750 £66,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.32% +47.22% +2.27%
10th Percentile £33,750 £47,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £137,500 £97,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +44.44% +2.27%

ITGC is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 14,299 19,638 21,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.60% 14.01% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11,115 14,488 16,745
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

ITGC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ITGC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ITGC in England

ITGC
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITGC in England.

Salary trend for ITGC in England

ITGC
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITGC in England over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for ITGC in England

ITGC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITGC within the England region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +94 26 £62,500 -3.85% 3
Midlands +45 6 £37,500 -46.43%
West Midlands - 6 £37,500 -
North of England +72 4 £125,000 +66.67%
North West +42 2 £125,000 +66.67%
Yorkshire +37 2 £125,000 -
ITGC
UK

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT jobs citing ITGC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for ITGC.

1 18 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (44.44%) Internal Audit
3 14 (38.89%) CISA
4 13 (36.11%) ITIL
5 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (27.78%) IT Audit
7 9 (25.00%) GDPR
7 9 (25.00%) CISSP
7 9 (25.00%) Information Security
7 9 (25.00%) COBIT
8 8 (22.22%) Financial Institution
8 8 (22.22%) Project Management
9 7 (19.44%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL V3
10 6 (16.67%) CRISC
10 6 (16.67%) Analytics
10 6 (16.67%) NIST
10 6 (16.67%) Cryptography
10 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
11 5 (13.89%) e-Learning
11 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (13.89%) Compliance Management
11 5 (13.89%) Risk and Compliance Management
11 5 (13.89%) Degree
12 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
12 4 (11.11%) Workday HCM
12 4 (11.11%) Concur
12 4 (11.11%) SuccessFactors

ITGC
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SAP Payroll
1 4 (11.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) German Language
4 1 (2.78%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 7 (19.44%) IT Risk Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Risk Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Compliance Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Security Compliance Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Workday Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Audit Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Auditor
5 3 (8.33%) IT Audit Manager
5 3 (8.33%) IT Auditor
6 2 (5.56%) Internal Audit Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Internal Auditor
6 2 (5.56%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Auditor
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Internal Auditor
6 2 (5.56%) Senior IT Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) e-Learning
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Internal Audit
2 13 (36.11%) ITIL
3 10 (27.78%) IT Audit
4 9 (25.00%) Information Security
5 8 (22.22%) Project Management
6 7 (19.44%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
7 6 (16.67%) Analytics
7 6 (16.67%) Cryptography
7 6 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) Compliance Management
8 5 (13.89%) Risk and Compliance Management
9 4 (11.11%) DevOps
9 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
9 4 (11.11%) Validation
10 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
10 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) CISA
2 9 (25.00%) CISSP
3 6 (16.67%) CRISC
4 5 (13.89%) Degree
5 4 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (8.33%) ACCA
7 2 (5.56%) CEH
7 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
7 2 (5.56%) PMP
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (5.56%) SSCP
8 1 (2.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (25.00%) COBIT
3 9 (25.00%) GDPR
4 6 (16.67%) NIST
5 4 (11.11%) QA
6 2 (5.56%) Basel III
6 2 (5.56%) CRD IV
6 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
6 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
6 2 (5.56%) PMO
7 1 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Concur
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (11.11%) SAP
1 4 (11.11%) Workday
2 1 (2.78%) CA
2 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow