The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 127 117 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.25% 2.82% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £70,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+211.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £59,750 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+19.50% +2.04%
COBIT
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
240 177 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.62% 9.41% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 210 148 124
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 19 December 2014.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Birmingham

COBIT
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) CESG
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) CESG
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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