The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 87 98 94
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.22% 0.19% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.80% 1.64% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £74,000 £32,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+127.69% -48.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £32,500 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,800 £32,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.34%
COBIT
South East

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
111 122 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 12.00% 11.36% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 91 109 116
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

COBIT
Salary Trend in Kent

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Kent

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Kent

COBIT
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £58,000 -
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (33.33%) IT Audit
2 1 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Information
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica