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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 88 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.23% 0.32% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.67% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +1.94%
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
75 78 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.68% 8.26% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 62
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £24,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) IT Governance
2 5 (71.43%) COSO
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Risk Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) IT Risk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) IT Governance
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) COSO