The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 134 131 161
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 3 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.049% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.35% 0.60% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +33.72%
COBIT
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
222 167 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.27% 8.11% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 182 135 220
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £29,900 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Potters Bar - 2 £45,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 - -
COBIT
East of England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
2 9 (56.25%) ISO 9001
3 8 (50.00%) Middleware
3 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 8 (50.00%) CRM
3 8 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Kindle
4 7 (43.75%) Information Security
5 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
6 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
7 3 (18.75%) SIEM
8 2 (12.50%) CRISC
8 2 (12.50%) CGEIT
8 2 (12.50%) CISA
8 2 (12.50%) CISM
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
9 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
9 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Integration Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Information Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Integration Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Middleware
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
2 8 (50.00%) Kindle
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) CRM
1 8 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (43.75%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
4 3 (18.75%) SIEM
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) V-Model
5 1 (6.25%) Test Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CRISC
2 2 (12.50%) CGEIT
2 2 (12.50%) CISA
2 2 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) ISO 9001
2 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle