The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for COBIT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 122 120 111
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 2 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.60% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.67% 4.31% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 3
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £58,250
% change year-on-year +9.09% -5.57%  

COBIT is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 297 325 217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 16.22% 13.82% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 225 242 174
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,300 £72,500 £62,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing COBIT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Birmingham

COBIT
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for COBIT in Birmingham

COBIT
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISMP
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) PCI QSA
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (66.67%) ISO27002
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Audit Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Compliance Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Defence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISMP
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (66.67%) PCI QSA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) ISO27002
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