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

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 137 151
Rank change year-on-year -11 +14  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 1 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.038% 0.92% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.48% 7.51% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 10
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 208 346 454
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 7.85% 12.21% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 110 196 315
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,200 £26,275
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

COBIT
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for COBIT in Scotland

COBIT
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -23 1 £55,000 -4.34%
COBIT
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) ITSM
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) CISM
3 5 (62.50%) CISSP
3 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (50.00%) Privileged Access Management
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) Data Security
4 4 (50.00%) Security Management
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (12.50%) DMZ
6 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DMZ
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Manager
2 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) ITSM
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (50.00%) Data Security
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) Privileged Access Management
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (50.00%) Security Management
4 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISM
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
1 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Qualys
1 1 (12.50%) VMware