The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 74 79 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.15% 0.14% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.30% 3.03% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £72,500 £22,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+229.54% -56.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
COBIT
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
77 33 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.88% 4.65% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 61 32 48
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.92%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Staffordshire

COBIT
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics