The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 244 254 249
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 11 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.61% 1.26% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 10
Median salary £46,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,434 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,250 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
COBIT
England

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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
683 715 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.73% 10.71% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 538 581 620
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 the North West

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

COBIT
Salary Trend in the North West

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

COBIT Salary Trend in the North West

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram in the North West

COBIT
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Manchester -3 8 £46,000 -16.36% 3
Cheshire +31 3 £31,000 -38.00% 2
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North West region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 23 (95.83%) ITIL
2 15 (62.50%) Banking
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) IBM
4 9 (37.50%) SOA
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 9 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 8 (33.33%) UML
5 8 (33.33%) CRM
5 8 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 7 (29.17%) Open Source
6 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (29.17%) .NET
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) Java EE
7 6 (25.00%) Retail
7 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (25.00%) CISA
7 6 (25.00%) CISM
7 6 (25.00%) Cognizant
8 5 (20.83%) Degree
8 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (16.67%) SDLC
9 4 (16.67%) CRISC
9 4 (16.67%) Information Security
9 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (16.67%) C

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) DB2
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (62.50%) Banking
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Consultant
3 6 (25.00%) IT Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) IT Strategy Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) Risk Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Strategy Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Transformation Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Information Manager
6 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
6 3 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Information Risk Manager
7 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Business Change Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Information Security Auditor
8 1 (4.17%) IT Risk Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Junior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
1 7 (29.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Taxonomies
4 1 (4.17%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) SOA
2 9 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 9 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
3 8 (33.33%) CRM
3 8 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 8 (33.33%) UML
4 7 (29.17%) Open Source
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Information Security
6 4 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.33%) Data Management
7 2 (8.33%) Inmon Methodology
7 2 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (8.33%) Master Data Management
7 2 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CISA
1 6 (25.00%) CISM
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) CRISC
4 3 (12.50%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) CLAS
5 1 (4.17%) ISEB
5 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.17%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (4.17%) ISO22301
4 1 (4.17%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) IBM
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Cognizant
5 2 (8.33%) Teradata
6 1 (4.17%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £72000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £38,896 to £47,801 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago