The first table below looks at the demand for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 104 113 93
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 11 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.75% 3.13% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 5
Average salary £100,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.52% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
142 160 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.83% 9.20% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 126 127 89
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £79,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
COBIT
West Midlands

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

COBIT
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Birmingham

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Birmingham

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
2 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) Temenos T24
3 6 (40.00%) Finacle
3 6 (40.00%) IAS 39
3 6 (40.00%) FLEXCUBE
3 6 (40.00%) MODAF
3 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) Misys Equation
3 6 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 6 (40.00%) APACS
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (40.00%) Chordiant
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 6 (40.00%) Misys
3 6 (40.00%) Temenos
3 6 (40.00%) CISSP
3 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (40.00%) Basel II
4 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Temenos T24
1 6 (40.00%) Finacle
1 6 (40.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 6 (40.00%) Misys Equation
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Management Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Management Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Auditor
6 1 (6.67%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
6 1 (6.67%) IT Auditor
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) APACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
3 6 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) MODAF
3 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
4 2 (13.33%) Security Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ISMS
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) IAS 39
2 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (40.00%) Basel II
3 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Chordiant
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
1 6 (40.00%) Misys
1 6 (40.00%) Temenos