The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 127 146 180
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +34
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 27 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.95% 0.47% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.82% 4.11% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Median salary £47,500 £36,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -27.50%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
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
275 365 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.64% 11.46% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 145 238 223
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Edinburgh +12 20 £53,750 +13.15%
Glasgow -5 4 - -
Stirling - 3 £47,500 -
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 39 (70.91%) ITIL
2 33 (60.00%) Finance
3 25 (45.45%) CISM
4 23 (41.82%) Degree
5 21 (38.18%) Banking
5 21 (38.18%) CISSP
6 17 (30.91%) Oracle
7 16 (29.09%) Zachman Framework
7 16 (29.09%) TOGAF
7 16 (29.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (27.27%) Management Information System
9 14 (25.45%) ITSM
9 14 (25.45%) Service Management
9 14 (25.45%) SOA
9 14 (25.45%) IBM
9 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
9 14 (25.45%) Java EE
9 14 (25.45%) Open Source
9 14 (25.45%) Process Improvement
10 13 (23.64%) CRM
10 13 (23.64%) .NET
10 13 (23.64%) UML
10 13 (23.64%) Risk Management
11 12 (21.82%) CISA
11 12 (21.82%) Cognizant
11 12 (21.82%) Information Security
12 10 (18.18%) Supplier Management
13 9 (16.36%) FrontRange
13 9 (16.36%) IT Governance
13 9 (16.36%) Performance Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.64%) LAN
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) VLAN
2 2 (3.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.82%) DB2
General
1 33 (60.00%) Finance
2 21 (38.18%) Banking
3 9 (16.36%) Law
4 7 (12.73%) Financial Institution
5 6 (10.91%) Retail
6 4 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (3.64%) Legal
7 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Consultant
2 14 (25.45%) Architect
3 11 (20.00%) IT Manager
4 9 (16.36%) Management Consultant
4 9 (16.36%) Service Management Consultant
5 8 (14.55%) Security Manager
5 8 (14.55%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (12.73%) IT Security Manager
7 6 (10.91%) Security Consultant
8 5 (9.09%) Audit Manager
8 5 (9.09%) Senior Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) IT Audit Manager
9 4 (7.27%) Security Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 3 (5.45%) Information Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Information Security Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
11 2 (3.64%) CIO
11 2 (3.64%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Java EE
2 13 (23.64%) .NET
3 4 (7.27%) Middleware
4 3 (5.45%) Web Services
5 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.82%) J2EE
5 1 (1.82%) REST
5 1 (1.82%) SOAP
5 1 (1.82%) Struts
5 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
3 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) FMCG
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.64%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.64%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.82%) Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Solaris
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) ITIL
2 16 (29.09%) TOGAF
2 16 (29.09%) Zachman Framework
3 14 (25.45%) ITSM
3 14 (25.45%) Open Source
3 14 (25.45%) Process Improvement
3 14 (25.45%) Service Management
3 14 (25.45%) SOA
4 13 (23.64%) CRM
4 13 (23.64%) Risk Management
4 13 (23.64%) UML
5 12 (21.82%) Information Security
6 10 (18.18%) Supplier Management
7 9 (16.36%) Business Transformation
7 9 (16.36%) IT Governance
7 9 (16.36%) ITIL V3
7 9 (16.36%) Performance Management
7 9 (16.36%) Portfolio Management
7 9 (16.36%) Test Strategy
8 8 (14.55%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) Java
2 1 (1.82%) C
2 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) CISM
2 23 (41.82%) Degree
3 21 (38.18%) CISSP
4 12 (21.82%) CISA
5 9 (16.36%) CRISC
6 2 (3.64%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.82%) CEH
7 1 (1.82%) CGEIT
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.73%) QA
3 5 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (5.45%) ISO22301
5 2 (3.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (3.64%) ISO27002
5 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.82%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 14 (25.45%) IBM
2 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) Cognizant
4 9 (16.36%) FrontRange
4 9 (16.36%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.82%) Chordiant