The first table below looks at the demand for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 174 177
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 0 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.23% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.58%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +33.72%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
322 279 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.99% 6.83% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 277 250 255
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
COBIT
North West

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

COBIT
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Manchester

COBIT
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) COSO
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Risk Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Planning Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) COSO