The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 76 87
Rank change year-on-year -23 +11  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 1 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.080% 1.68% 1.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.09% 11.36% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% -2.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 92 176 255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 7.40% 14.74% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 48 103 182
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,750 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

COBIT
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for COBIT in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) ITSM
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Privileged Access Management
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Supplier Management
3 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) Data Security
3 4 (57.14%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) PaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) PKI
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DMZ
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Security Manager
2 4 (57.14%) IT Manager
2 4 (57.14%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) ITSM
2 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Data Security
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) Privileged Access Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamic Code Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SABSA
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Qualys
1 1 (14.29%) VMware