The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 245 227 214
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -13
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 5 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.068% 0.36% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.62% 3.14% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 10
Average salary £34,000 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.69% +73.33%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.00% +5.50%
COBIT
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
813 795 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.11% 11.55% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 608 555 527
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Yorkshire

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
South Yorkshire 0 3 £34,000 -15.00%
West Yorkshire -24 2 £64,000 -1.53%
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) PCI DSS
3 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) SLA
4 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
5 8 (50.00%) Line Management
5 8 (50.00%) Coaching
5 8 (50.00%) People Management
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (18.75%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) CISA
7 2 (12.50%) CISM
7 2 (12.50%) Maximo
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (12.50%) SAP
7 2 (12.50%) CISSP
7 2 (12.50%) SAP R/3
7 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 2 (12.50%) Change Control
8 1 (6.25%) CRISC
8 1 (6.25%) ISACA
8 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
8 1 (6.25%) Transition Management
8 1 (6.25%) Network Management
8 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP R/3
1 2 (12.50%) Maximo
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Vendor Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Vendor Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
3 8 (50.00%) Line Management
3 8 (50.00%) Coaching
3 8 (50.00%) People Management
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) Transition Management
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Network Management
6 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISA
1 2 (12.50%) CISM
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CRISC
2 1 (6.25%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) PCI DSS
2 9 (56.25%) SLA
3 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) CA