The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 69 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 7 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.01% 0.74% 1.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.50% 15.63% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.91%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.05%
COBIT
South West

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 Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
56 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.09% 4.71% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 54 28 50
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -4.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,550 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

COBIT
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Somerset region.

COBIT Salary Trend in Somerset

COBIT
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Bath +3 7 £60,000 +14.28%
COBIT
South West

COBIT
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) SOA
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
1 13 (100.00%) Banking
1 13 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (69.23%) Wealth Management
2 9 (69.23%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Telecoms

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
1 13 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Architect
2 12 (92.31%) Senior Architect
3 9 (69.23%) Technical Architect
3 9 (69.23%) Senior Technical Architect
4 5 (38.46%) Technical Designer
4 5 (38.46%) Designer
4 5 (38.46%) Senior Designer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (30.77%) Consultant
6 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) SOA
1 13 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (69.23%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (69.23%) Wealth Management
2 9 (69.23%) UML
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java