The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 90 95
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.098% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.61% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +27.90%
COBIT
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
179 163 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.58% 16.01% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 149 145 107
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Bedfordshire region.

COBIT Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

COBIT
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing COBIT 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 COBIT.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing COBIT 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 COBIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement