The table below looks at the statistics for IT Governance skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Governance over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Governance
Rank 215 209 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing IT Governance 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.054% 0.037% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.047% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
IT Governance
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4454 4245 3710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.56% 78.13% 75.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3719 3597 3150
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,708 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

IT Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Governance across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

IT Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Governance
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Governance Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Governance
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Governance within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Birmingham - 3 £45,000 - 1
IT Governance
England

IT Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IT Governance 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 IT Governance.

1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) RMADS
3 2 (33.33%) SSCP
3 2 (33.33%) CESG
3 2 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Windows

IT Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IT Governance 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 IT Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) CLAS Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) RMADS
1 2 (33.33%) CESG
1 2 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) SSCP
2 2 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle