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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 122 152 167
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +15
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 27 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.98% 0.43% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.51% 3.44% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 11
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,100 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,500 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.34%
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
284 407 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.34% 12.46% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 162 245 251
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 August 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 +11 14 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Glasgow +16 9 - - 1
Stirling - 4 £47,500 - 2
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (58.82%) ITIL
2 29 (56.86%) CISM
3 28 (54.90%) Finance
4 24 (47.06%) Degree
5 19 (37.25%) CISA
6 18 (35.29%) CISSP
7 16 (31.37%) ITSM
7 16 (31.37%) Service Management
7 16 (31.37%) Information Security
8 15 (29.41%) CRISC
9 14 (27.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (25.49%) Banking
11 12 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (23.53%) Risk Management
12 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
12 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (17.65%) Business Transformation
13 9 (17.65%) ServiceNow
13 9 (17.65%) Test Strategy
13 9 (17.65%) Performance Management
13 9 (17.65%) ITIL V3
13 9 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
13 9 (17.65%) FrontRange
13 9 (17.65%) IT Governance
13 9 (17.65%) Law
13 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
14 8 (15.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (15.69%) Zachman Framework
14 8 (15.69%) TOGAF

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 (1.96%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
1 2 (3.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.96%) DB2
General
1 28 (54.90%) Finance
2 13 (25.49%) Banking
3 9 (17.65%) Law
4 6 (11.76%) Marketing
4 6 (11.76%) Retail
5 5 (9.80%) Financial Institution
6 4 (7.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Consultant
2 9 (17.65%) IT Manager
2 9 (17.65%) Management Consultant
2 9 (17.65%) Service Management Consultant
3 8 (15.69%) Security Manager
4 7 (13.73%) Audit Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Security Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) IT Security Manager
7 4 (7.84%) IT Audit Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Risk Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Information Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Information Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (5.88%) ITSM Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Presales Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Java EE
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
3 4 (7.84%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.96%) J2EE
4 1 (1.96%) REST
4 1 (1.96%) SOAP
4 1 (1.96%) Struts
4 1 (1.96%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.84%) FMCG
4 3 (5.88%) Derivative
5 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.92%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.92%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) ITIL
2 16 (31.37%) Information Security
2 16 (31.37%) ITSM
2 16 (31.37%) Service Management
3 12 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 9 (17.65%) Business Transformation
4 9 (17.65%) IT Governance
4 9 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 9 (17.65%) Performance Management
4 9 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
4 9 (17.65%) Test Strategy
5 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (15.69%) Supplier Management
5 8 (15.69%) TOGAF
5 8 (15.69%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (11.76%) Business Development
6 6 (11.76%) CRM
6 6 (11.76%) Open Source
6 6 (11.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (56.86%) CISM
2 24 (47.06%) Degree
3 19 (37.25%) CISA
4 18 (35.29%) CISSP
5 15 (29.41%) CRISC
6 6 (11.76%) CGEIT
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.92%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.96%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (15.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (9.80%) QA
4 4 (7.84%) ISO22301
5 2 (3.92%) ISO27002
5 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) FrontRange
1 9 (17.65%) ServiceNow
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle
3 6 (11.76%) IBM
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.80%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.96%) Chordiant
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