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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 134 140 167
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 28 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 0.60% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.92% 4.83% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 6
Median salary £64,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.27% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £59,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +14.28%
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
314 393 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.92% 12.36% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 181 243 219
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £58,900
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram 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 1 May 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 +12 21 £63,000 +14.54% 1
Glasgow -7 6 £87,500 +165.15%
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 26 (72.22%) ITIL
2 23 (63.89%) Finance
3 16 (44.44%) Banking
4 14 (38.89%) CISM
5 13 (36.11%) Degree
6 12 (33.33%) Oracle
6 12 (33.33%) CISSP
7 11 (30.56%) SOA
7 11 (30.56%) TOGAF
8 10 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (27.78%) .NET
8 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
9 9 (25.00%) IBM
9 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.00%) Java EE
9 9 (25.00%) Open Source
9 9 (25.00%) Process Improvement
9 9 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (22.22%) CRM
10 8 (22.22%) UML
10 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
11 7 (19.44%) Cognizant
11 7 (19.44%) Retail
11 7 (19.44%) Information Security
12 6 (16.67%) CRISC
12 6 (16.67%) CISA
12 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (13.89%) Risk Analysis

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 (2.78%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) VLAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 16 (44.44%) Banking
3 7 (19.44%) Retail
4 4 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (5.56%) Legal
6 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 9 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Security Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Audit Manager
4 4 (11.11%) IT Audit Manager
4 4 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Release Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Chief Information Officer
6 2 (5.56%) Chief Information Security Officer
6 2 (5.56%) Chief Security Officer
6 2 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) Java EE
3 4 (11.11%) Middleware
4 3 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) Struts
5 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) FMCG
4 2 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (5.56%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (5.56%) SCADA
5 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Solaris
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) SOA
2 11 (30.56%) TOGAF
3 9 (25.00%) Open Source
3 9 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 9 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 8 (22.22%) CRM
4 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 8 (22.22%) UML
5 7 (19.44%) Information Security
6 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Data Privacy
7 4 (11.11%) Information Governance
7 4 (11.11%) IT Audit
7 4 (11.11%) Resilience Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Security Management
7 4 (11.11%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) CISM
2 13 (36.11%) Degree
3 12 (33.33%) CISSP
4 6 (16.67%) CISA
4 6 (16.67%) CRISC
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (8.33%) ISO 9000
4 2 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (5.56%) QA
5 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) IBM
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.78%) Chordiant
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