The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 85 94 128
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +34
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.31% 0.056%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.80% 3.01% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £58,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year
+6.83% -

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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
107 133 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.54% 10.20% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 69 107 180
Median salary £32,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £63,000 £58,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 6 (66.67%) Service Management
4 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) ISEB
6 2 (22.22%) CISSP
6 2 (22.22%) CISA
6 2 (22.22%) Information Security
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (11.11%) Open Source
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (11.11%) Java EE
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) CISM
7 1 (11.11%) PMP

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Audit Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Change Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) COBIT Manager
2 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Audit Manager
2 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 3 (33.33%) IT Risk Manager
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Technology Risk Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Information
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Security
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) CISA
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cognizant
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP