The first table below looks at the demand for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 117 113 137
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.33% 0.18% 0.044%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.11% 1.81% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £47,250 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.09% -10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +33.72%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
193 166 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.70% 9.68% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 151 112 142
Average salary £34,500 £33,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -16.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
COBIT
North West

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Cheshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 3 - -
COBIT
North West

COBIT
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) RAD
2 6 (66.67%) SOA
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 6 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 6 (66.67%) CMMI
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) Matrix Management
2 6 (66.67%) SaaS
3 3 (33.33%) COSO
4 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Applications Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) IT Governance Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) RAD
2 6 (66.67%) SOA
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 6 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 6 (66.67%) CMMI
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) Matrix Management
3 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) COSO
2 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley