The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 82 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.42% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.30% 3.33% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £59,750 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+19.50% +2.04%
COBIT
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
93 30 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.85% 5.07% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 77 29 83
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -12 4 £42,500 -34.61%
COBIT
East Midlands

COBIT
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) COSO
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) CISA
3 2 (25.00%) CISM
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) IT Risk Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Specialist
3 3 (37.50%) Information Specialist
3 3 (37.50%) Security Specialist
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Information Governance Specialist
5 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) COSO
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS