The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 154 150 142
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 19 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.49% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.86% 0.97% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 3
Average salary £70,000 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,800 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -5.45%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
492 413 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.79% 14.65% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 379 343 230
Average salary £37,250 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.92% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
COBIT
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Leeds

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 21 (61.76%) Service Management
2 20 (58.82%) ITIL
3 16 (47.06%) PRINCE2
3 16 (47.06%) Finance
4 14 (41.18%) Scrum
4 14 (41.18%) RUP
4 14 (41.18%) DSDM
5 12 (35.29%) SAN
6 11 (32.35%) BMC
6 11 (32.35%) HP
6 11 (32.35%) Remedy
6 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
6 11 (32.35%) ITSM
6 11 (32.35%) FrontRange
6 11 (32.35%) IT Governance
6 11 (32.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (32.35%) Performance Management
6 11 (32.35%) Remedy ITSM
6 11 (32.35%) Performance Improvement
6 11 (32.35%) Test Strategy
6 11 (32.35%) Portfolio Management
6 11 (32.35%) ServiceNow
7 10 (29.41%) VMware
7 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 10 (29.41%) OO
8 9 (26.47%) Cisco
8 9 (26.47%) EMC
8 9 (26.47%) Citrix
9 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (17.65%) Project Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Consultant
2 12 (35.29%) Project Manager
3 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 6 (17.65%) Project Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Audit Manager
7 3 (8.82%) IT Audit Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Service Management Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Management Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Information Security Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Information Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) J2EE
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) zOS
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Service Management
2 20 (58.82%) ITIL
3 16 (47.06%) PRINCE2
4 14 (41.18%) Scrum
4 14 (41.18%) RUP
4 14 (41.18%) DSDM
5 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
5 11 (32.35%) ITSM
5 11 (32.35%) IT Governance
5 11 (32.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (32.35%) Performance Management
5 11 (32.35%) Performance Improvement
5 11 (32.35%) Test Strategy
5 11 (32.35%) Portfolio Management
6 10 (29.41%) OO
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) Information Security
9 4 (11.76%) Migration
9 4 (11.76%) ERP
10 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) C
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) C++
2 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) CISSP
2 4 (11.76%) CISA
2 4 (11.76%) CISM
3 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) BMC
1 11 (32.35%) HP
1 11 (32.35%) Remedy
1 11 (32.35%) FrontRange
1 11 (32.35%) ServiceNow
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) Cisco
3 9 (26.47%) EMC
3 9 (26.47%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat