The first table below looks at the demand for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 108 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 7 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 1.15% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.93% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 0
Average salary £100,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+105.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -19.04%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
142 160 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.83% 9.20% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 126 127 89
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £79,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sarbanes-Oxley
West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Birmingham

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 9 (81.82%) Basel II
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) Misys
4 6 (54.55%) Temenos
4 6 (54.55%) Chordiant
4 6 (54.55%) APACS
4 6 (54.55%) Banking
4 6 (54.55%) Retail
4 6 (54.55%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
4 6 (54.55%) IAS 39
4 6 (54.55%) FLEXCUBE
4 6 (54.55%) MODAF
4 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (54.55%) COBIT
4 6 (54.55%) Misys Equation
4 6 (54.55%) Temenos T24
4 6 (54.55%) Finacle
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) Business Objects
6 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
6 3 (27.27%) Windows

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) Resin
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) FLEXCUBE
1 6 (54.55%) Misys Equation
1 6 (54.55%) Temenos T24
1 6 (54.55%) Finacle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 3 (27.27%) Toad
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Management Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Management Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP GRC Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) APACS
2 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
2 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
2 6 (54.55%) MODAF
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Security
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) Basel II
2 6 (54.55%) IAS 39
2 6 (54.55%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ganglia
1 1 (9.09%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 6 (54.55%) Misys
2 6 (54.55%) Temenos
2 6 (54.55%) Chordiant
3 3 (27.27%) Business Objects
4 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 1 (9.09%) DataSynapse
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk
4 1 (9.09%) IBM