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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IIA Qualification in Computer Auditing (QiCA)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 886 911 970
Rank change year-on-year +25 +59  
Permanent jobs citing QiCA 4 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.018% 0.080% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 12
Median salary £67,500 £70,000 £48,600
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +44.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,500 £85,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £57,500 £48,600
% change year-on-year -26.08% +18.31%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21909 26245 30043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.57% 26.65% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17067 21243 23843
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

QiCA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing QiCA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for QiCA in the UK

QiCA
Top 7 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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 +28 4 £67,500 -3.57%
London +25 2 £83,750 +19.64%
North West -40 2 £42,500 -19.43%
Canary Wharf -9 1 £67,500 -3.57%
Manchester -35 1 £42,500 -19.43%
Cheshire - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 14 (100.00%) CISA
2 9 (64.29%) IT Audit
3 7 (50.00%) CISM
3 7 (50.00%) ACCA
3 7 (50.00%) CISSP
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) SAP
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) CIPFA
6 4 (28.57%) NHS
6 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) ERP
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) iSeries
6 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Data Privacy
6 4 (28.57%) Internal Audit
6 4 (28.57%) Local Government
6 4 (28.57%) SAP ERP
7 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) CIMA
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management

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 4 (28.57%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Broadband
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Local Government
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Audit Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Auditor
1 3 (21.43%) Head of Technology
1 3 (21.43%) IT Audit Manager
1 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Auditor
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Audit Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Audit Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) iSeries
2 4 (28.57%) NHS
3 2 (14.29%) Fintech
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Derivative
4 1 (7.14%) Equities
4 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
4 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) IT Audit
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Data Privacy
2 4 (28.57%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) Internal Audit
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISA
2 7 (50.00%) ACCA
2 7 (50.00%) CISM
2 7 (50.00%) CISSP
3 4 (28.57%) CIPFA
4 3 (21.43%) CIMA
5 2 (14.29%) PgMP
5 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 2 (14.29%) PMP
6 1 (7.14%) CGEIT
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (14.29%) BS25999
2 2 (14.29%) COBIT
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 22301
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft