The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 130 114 121
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 1 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.052% 0.66% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.38% 5.66% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 5
Median salary £77,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £58,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +1.73%

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
263 212 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.70% 11.63% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 145 192 213
Median salary £42,500 £43,596 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.51% +8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,299 £29,950 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) CISMP
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (25.00%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (25.00%) ISO27002
3 1 (25.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Audit Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Audit Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Audit Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) IT Audit
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Resilience Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISMP
3 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley