The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 185 146 150
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +4
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 3 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 0.51% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.73% 4.40% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 9
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.50% +3.00%
COBIT
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
409 341 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.81% 11.65% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 304 283 283
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

COBIT
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Leeds

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) FrontRange
4 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) CMMI
4 2 (33.33%) Law
4 2 (33.33%) CA
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) CISM
5 1 (16.67%) Process Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Python

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) CMMI
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CRISC
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CA
1 2 (33.33%) FrontRange
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Progress
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (16.67%) MobileIron
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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