Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for QiCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IIA Qualification in Computer Auditing (QiCA)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1192 1193 1262
Rank change year-on-year +1 +69 +46
Permanent jobs citing QiCA 11 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.016% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.025% 0.062% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 26
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +30.23% -14.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £77,499
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £61,250 £51,300
% change year-on-year +18.37% +19.40% +14.00%

QiCA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43333 49803 60178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.05% 26.19% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33316 39954 48070
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

QiCA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing QiCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for QiCA in the UK

QiCA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for QiCA in the UK

QiCA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QiCA over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QiCA in the UK

QiCA
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QiCA within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
England +40 10 £72,500 +3.57% 11
UK excluding London +33 7 £72,500 +18.37% 10
London +3 4 £70,000 - 2
North of England +2 3 £72,500 +141.67% 4
North West -3 2 £57,500 +91.67% 2
South East - 2 £72,500 - 2
South West +9 1 £72,500 - 2
Scotland - 1 £72,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £72,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing QiCA 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 QiCA.

1 11 (100.00%) CISA
2 10 (90.91%) CISSP
3 9 (81.82%) IT Audit
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
5 7 (63.64%) GDPR
6 5 (45.45%) CISM
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (18.18%) Information Security
7 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (18.18%) C
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
7 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
7 2 (18.18%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
8 1 (9.09%) iSeries
8 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
8 1 (9.09%) Analytics
8 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
8 1 (9.09%) Unix
8 1 (9.09%) Linux
8 1 (9.09%) ERP

QiCA
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Audit Manager
1 8 (72.73%) IT Audit Manager
1 8 (72.73%) IT Manager
2 7 (63.64%) IT Risk Manager
2 7 (63.64%) Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Audit Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Audit Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Risk Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Managing Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Audit Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Audit Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
1 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) iSeries
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) IT Audit
2 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISA
2 10 (90.91%) CISSP
3 5 (45.45%) CISM
4 1 (9.09%) ACCA
4 1 (9.09%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) GDPR
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) SAP