The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 147 141 158
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 15 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.60% 0.063%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.19% 6.81% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 2
Average salary £45,500 £49,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +13.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £40,650
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £55,500 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
COBIT
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
358 279 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.56% 8.80% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 233 148 170
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

COBIT
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Scotland

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Scotland

COBIT
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Stirling - 8 £71,000 -
Aberdeen +16 3 £39,000 -30.66%
Glasgow - 3 £33,000 - 1
Edinburgh -25 1 £66,000 +40.42%
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (35.29%) UNIX
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) People Management
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Security Management
5 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 3 (17.65%) MCSD
6 3 (17.65%) Unisys
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) IBM
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (17.65%) RACF
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Banking
6 3 (17.65%) AS400
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
7 2 (11.76%) CRISC
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) CITP
7 2 (11.76%) QA
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Firewall

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) IT Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) IT Risk Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Risk Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Governance Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Application Development Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Development Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) AS400
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) UNIX
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) AIX
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) People Management
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (11.76%) Information Security
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
7 1 (5.88%) WFM
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) ITSM
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.88%) UX Design
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) MCSD
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CRISC
3 2 (11.76%) CITP
3 2 (11.76%) CISA
3 2 (11.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) RACF
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Unisys
1 3 (17.65%) IBM
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
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