The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 101 93 89
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 14 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.92% 0.50% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.86% 4.93% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £58,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.47%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% -
Sarbanes-Oxley
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
204 142 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.34% 10.09% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 135 65 66
Average salary £38,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 20 October 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 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Migration
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) HP
3 9 (45.00%) Windows 2000
3 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (45.00%) Change Control
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 4 (20.00%) Database Security
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (20.00%) Banking
4 4 (20.00%) Retail
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (20.00%) OLTP
4 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (20.00%) Perl
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 4 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (20.00%) OLTP
1 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
2 9 (45.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.00%) QA Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
1 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Windows 2000
1 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Migration
2 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (45.00%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (45.00%) Change Control
3 4 (20.00%) Database Security
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Perl
1 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) PeopleSoft