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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 147 153 143
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 9 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.61% 3.96% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Average salary £56,500 £42,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.94% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,500 £39,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £56,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £59,000 £51,177 £48,974
% change year-on-year
+15.28% +4.49%
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
345 303 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.19% 9.17% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 214 197 167
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,870 £30,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 29 January 2015. 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 -3 5 £56,500 +32.94% 1
Glasgow - 4 - - 1
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (37.50%) ITIL
4 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (33.33%) Banking
4 8 (33.33%) People Management
5 6 (25.00%) CRISC
5 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (25.00%) CISA
5 6 (25.00%) CISM
5 6 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
5 6 (25.00%) UNIX
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
5 6 (25.00%) VBA
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security
6 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
6 5 (20.83%) QA
6 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Time Management
7 4 (16.67%) QlikView
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Analytics
7 4 (16.67%) Security Management
7 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) AS400
8 3 (12.50%) Quality Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (8.33%) JBoss
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (16.67%) QlikView
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Governance Manager
2 3 (12.50%) IT Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 3 (12.50%) IT Risk Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Risk Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Technical Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Application Development Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Development Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) AS400
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) UNIX
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) AIX
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (33.33%) People Management
4 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) Information Security
5 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Time Management
6 4 (16.67%) Analytics
6 4 (16.67%) Security Management
7 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 3 (12.50%) Service Management
7 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 3 (12.50%) WFM
8 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
8 2 (8.33%) Build Automation
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) VBA
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) Korn
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CRISC
1 6 (25.00%) CISA
1 6 (25.00%) CISM
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) MCSD
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (20.83%) QA
3 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) RACF
2 2 (8.33%) Xen
2 2 (8.33%) KVM
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
1 3 (12.50%) Unisys
1 3 (12.50%) IBM
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
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