The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 89 107 92
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 10 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.80% 0.21% 0.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.71% 3.00% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £29,921
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +10.71%
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 Glasgow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
103 100 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.27% 7.00% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 63 53 42
Average salary £43,913 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.10% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,090 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Glasgow

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (58.82%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (58.82%) Validation
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) CISA
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (17.65%) QA
4 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.88%) Degree

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (58.82%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (58.82%) Validation
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CISA
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA