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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 150 151 159
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 12 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.00% 2.97% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Average salary £50,000 £56,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +31.76%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +7.61%
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
300 370 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.10% 11.92% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 183 226 218
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 9 February 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
(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 +5 6 £52,500 -6.25% 1
Glasgow -18 4 £50,000 - 1
West Lothian - 2 - -
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (79.17%) ITIL
2 12 (50.00%) Degree
3 11 (45.83%) TOGAF
4 10 (41.67%) Finance
5 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 8 (33.33%) Service Management
6 8 (33.33%) ITSM
7 7 (29.17%) CISSP
7 7 (29.17%) Law
7 7 (29.17%) Performance Management
7 7 (29.17%) FrontRange
7 7 (29.17%) IT Governance
7 7 (29.17%) ITIL V3
7 7 (29.17%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
7 7 (29.17%) ServiceNow
8 5 (20.83%) Banking
9 4 (16.67%) Information Security
9 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 4 (16.67%) .NET
9 4 (16.67%) SOA
9 4 (16.67%) CISM
9 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
10 3 (12.50%) Release Management
10 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Critical Success Factor
10 3 (12.50%) CMMI
10 3 (12.50%) Change Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
1 1 (4.17%) VLAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Law
3 5 (20.83%) Banking
4 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Management Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Service Management Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Release Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Java EE
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) SCADA
4 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) TOGAF
3 8 (33.33%) ITSM
3 8 (33.33%) Service Management
4 7 (29.17%) IT Governance
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL V3
4 7 (29.17%) Performance Management
4 7 (29.17%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
5 4 (16.67%) Information Security
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) CMMI
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) CISSP
3 4 (16.67%) CISM
4 3 (12.50%) CISA
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.17%) GIAC
5 1 (4.17%) SANS
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) ISO 9000
3 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) FrontRange
1 7 (29.17%) ServiceNow
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Cognizant
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Market competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago