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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 148 137 157
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 12 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.46% 0.096%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.13% 5.93% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 2
Average salary £44,750 £51,000 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.25% +240.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +27.90%
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
384 236 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.38% 7.77% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 244 123 202
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -12 7 £67,000 -18.78%
Aberdeen +14 3 £39,000 -30.66% 1
Edinburgh -17 1 £50,000 +2.04%
Glasgow - 1 £33,000 -
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) UNIX
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (16.67%) Service Management
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (16.67%) RACF
7 3 (16.67%) MCSD
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) Unisys
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 3 (16.67%) AS400
7 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (11.11%) CITP
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) Firewall
9 1 (5.56%) ITSM
9 1 (5.56%) CISA
9 1 (5.56%) CISM

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) VLAN
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) IT Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) IT Risk Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Governance Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Application Development Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Development Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Auditor
4 1 (5.56%) Service Continuity Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 3 (16.67%) AS400
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
5 4 (22.22%) Security Management
6 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (5.56%) ITSM
7 1 (5.56%) BCP
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) ISMS
7 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
7 1 (5.56%) User Experience Design
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MCSD
3 2 (11.11%) CITP
4 1 (5.56%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) RACF
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Unisys
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
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