The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 59
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.92% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £52,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.26%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 59 52 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 11.20% 12.04% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 39 32 34
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

COBIT
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for COBIT in Merseyside