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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 92 97 102
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 6 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.51% 0.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.44% 3.17% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Average salary £52,500 £56,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +31.76%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +7.61%
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
135 221 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.58% 16.06% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 99 131 109
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) TOGAF
2 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Service Management
3 8 (50.00%) ITSM
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Law
4 7 (43.75%) Performance Management
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
4 7 (43.75%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (43.75%) FrontRange
4 7 (43.75%) IT Governance
4 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
4 7 (43.75%) ServiceNow
5 4 (25.00%) CISM
5 4 (25.00%) CISSP
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (12.50%) Java EE
7 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
7 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 2 (12.50%) CISA
7 2 (12.50%) Cognizant
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Law
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
1 7 (43.75%) Management Consultant
1 7 (43.75%) Service Management Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Architect
5 1 (6.25%) COBIT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.25%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) TOGAF
3 8 (50.00%) ITSM
3 8 (50.00%) Service Management
4 7 (43.75%) IT Governance
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
4 7 (43.75%) Performance Management
4 7 (43.75%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) CISM
2 4 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) FrontRange
1 7 (43.75%) ServiceNow
2 2 (12.50%) Cognizant
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Market competitive
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