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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 54 75
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 0 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 2.26% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 18.06% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £52,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.00% +5.50%
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
52 72 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.40% 12.50% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 72
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £49,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Wealth Management
2 6 (85.71%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Architect
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Technical Architect
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Architect
3 5 (71.43%) Technical Designer
3 5 (71.43%) Designer
3 5 (71.43%) Senior Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Wealth Management
2 6 (85.71%) UML
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java