The first table below looks at the demand for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 100 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 6 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.82% 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.41% 11.49% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
176 87 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.78% 7.17% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 97 48 93
Average salary £40,250 £35,750 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.58% -33.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Sarbanes-Oxley
Scotland

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) OLTP
2 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (62.50%) Database Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Database Security
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) Reference Data
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (62.50%) OLTP
1 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DBA
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) Database Tuning
1 5 (62.50%) Database Security
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP