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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 124 157 163
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +6
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 22 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.49% 3.43% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 13
Median salary £50,000 £41,250 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -9.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
259 379 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.24% 11.56% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 160 218 272
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 £27,900 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £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 26 September 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 +13 11 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Glasgow +20 8 - -
Stirling +12 3 £57,500 +27.77%
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 29 (60.42%) ITIL
2 27 (56.25%) Finance
3 26 (54.17%) CISM
3 26 (54.17%) Degree
4 20 (41.67%) Service Management
4 20 (41.67%) ITSM
5 18 (37.50%) CISA
6 17 (35.42%) CISSP
7 16 (33.33%) Information Security
8 13 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (27.08%) CRISC
9 12 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 11 (22.92%) Banking
11 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
11 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (20.83%) Marketing
12 9 (18.75%) IT Governance
12 9 (18.75%) FrontRange
12 9 (18.75%) Performance Management
12 9 (18.75%) ITIL V3
12 9 (18.75%) Portfolio Management
12 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
12 9 (18.75%) Test Strategy
12 9 (18.75%) Business Transformation
12 9 (18.75%) ServiceNow
12 9 (18.75%) Law
13 8 (16.67%) Supplier Management
14 7 (14.58%) assyst
14 7 (14.58%) IT Asset 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
General
1 27 (56.25%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 10 (20.83%) Marketing
4 9 (18.75%) Law
5 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
6 4 (8.33%) Retail
7 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Consultant
2 9 (18.75%) Management Consultant
2 9 (18.75%) Service Management Consultant
3 8 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 7 (14.58%) IT Manager
4 7 (14.58%) ITSM Consultant
4 7 (14.58%) Presales Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Audit Manager
5 5 (10.42%) IT Security Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Risk Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Information Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Information Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Governance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
1 5 (10.42%) Java EE
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Derivative
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.17%) FMCG
4 2 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.17%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) ITIL
2 20 (41.67%) ITSM
2 20 (41.67%) Service Management
3 16 (33.33%) Information Security
4 12 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 9 (18.75%) Business Transformation
5 9 (18.75%) IT Governance
5 9 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 9 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 9 (18.75%) Portfolio Management
5 9 (18.75%) Test Strategy
6 8 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 7 (14.58%) IT Asset Management
7 7 (14.58%) Presales
7 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
7 7 (14.58%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (12.50%) Internal Audit
8 6 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (12.50%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) CISM
1 26 (54.17%) Degree
2 18 (37.50%) CISA
3 17 (35.42%) CISSP
4 13 (27.08%) CRISC
5 7 (14.58%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (12.50%) CGEIT
7 2 (4.17%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (10.42%) ISO22301
3 5 (10.42%) QA
4 2 (4.17%) ISO27002
4 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) FrontRange
1 9 (18.75%) ServiceNow
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) Cognizant
3 5 (10.42%) IBM
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
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