The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 80 88
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.100% 1.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.76% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +10.79%
Sarbanes-Oxley
East of 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 Bedfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
104 132 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.49% 13.16% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 95 99 81
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £33,650 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £76,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley 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 Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 15 (100.00%) Perl
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 15 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 15 (100.00%) AWK
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (100.00%) Korn
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 15 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 15 (100.00%) C-shell
1 15 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 15 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 15 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (66.67%) Banking
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (33.33%) RDBMS

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley 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 Sarbanes-Oxley. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (66.67%) Banking
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Administrator
2 14 (93.33%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 15 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 15 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) AWK
1 15 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 15 (100.00%) C-shell
1 15 (100.00%) Korn
1 15 (100.00%) Perl
1 15 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle