The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 90 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 5 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.82% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.42% 7.69% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £56,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £42,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £59,500 £51,177 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.26% +7.74%
COBIT
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
207 143 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.19% 10.61% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 130 89 67
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,800 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

COBIT
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Edinburgh

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) WFM
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) KVM
4 2 (33.33%) People Management
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Korn
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Xen
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Technical Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (50.00%) WFM
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) People Management
4 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Korn
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) KVM
1 2 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
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