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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 84 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% 0.55% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.69% 5.71% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median salary £74,000 £32,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+127.69% -53.57%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
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
118 105 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 12.25% 9.62% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 107 88 125
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +23 1 £58,000 +93.33%
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Governance
3 2 (40.00%) AWD
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) IBM

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Information
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Governance
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica