The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 100 -
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.083% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £72,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
COBIT
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
132 118 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.60% 9.83% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 101 97 89
Average salary £35,000 £38,400 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.85% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £24,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

COBIT
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

COBIT Salary Trend in South Wales

COBIT
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Zachman Framework
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Statistics
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) CESG
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) COSO
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) CESG
1 5 (83.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
1 5 (83.33%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) COSO