The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 171 157 149
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 2 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.054% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.56% 3.00% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £62,250 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.67% +315.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +27.90%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
359 233 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.65% 7.11% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 219 135 192
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,090
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
COBIT
UK

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
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 25 July 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
Edinburgh -13 1 £50,000 +6.38%
Glasgow - 1 - -
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (56.25%) Degree
4 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (50.00%) QA
4 8 (50.00%) Time Management
4 8 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 8 (50.00%) BS25999
4 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) BC Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (50.00%) CISA
4 8 (50.00%) CISM
4 8 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (50.00%) CISSP
4 8 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (50.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
8 1 (6.25%) FrontRange
8 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
8 1 (6.25%) C
8 1 (6.25%) Legal

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Coordinator
2 7 (43.75%) Auditor
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Business Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Continuity Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (50.00%) Time Management
3 8 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
6 1 (6.25%) BCP
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) CISSP
2 8 (50.00%) CISA
2 8 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (50.00%) QA
1 8 (50.00%) BS25999
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) HP
1 1 (6.25%) BMC
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy
1 1 (6.25%) FrontRange
1 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow