The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 193 206 168
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -38
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 20 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.42% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.57% 0.89% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 4
Average salary £48,000 £33,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.28% -30.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,700 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £38,900 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
COBIT
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
560 563 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.64% 11.44% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 422 389 314
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

COBIT Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

COBIT
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

COBIT
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
Leeds +20 13 £62,500 +89.39%
Bradford - 6 £40,000 -
COBIT
Yorkshire

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) ITIL
3 12 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 7 (33.33%) UNIX
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 6 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
6 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) Migration
6 5 (23.81%) Information Security
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) RUP
6 5 (23.81%) DSDM
6 5 (23.81%) SOA
6 5 (23.81%) CISSP
6 5 (23.81%) BCP
6 5 (23.81%) CISA
6 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) Service Management
7 4 (19.05%) Middleware
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) UML
7 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) IPsec
2 3 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) SMTP
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (9.52%) NAS
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) OLTP
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) IT Risk Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Risk Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) Java EE
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XSD
2 1 (4.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) UNIX
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) SOA
4 5 (23.81%) RUP
4 5 (23.81%) DSDM
4 5 (23.81%) BCP
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 5 (23.81%) Information Security
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Management
5 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (19.05%) UML
6 3 (14.29%) ITSM
6 3 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) C
2 2 (9.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CISSP
1 5 (23.81%) CISA
2 3 (14.29%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) CEH
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (9.52%) BS25999
4 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Progress
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Nokia
3 1 (4.76%) F5