The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 154 155 156
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 7 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.33% 2.14% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £78,750 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +10.79%
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
301 374 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.15% 12.04% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 184 227 218
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £65,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Scotland

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Lothian - 6 - -
Edinburgh +3 1 £78,750 - 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (75.00%) Charles River
1 6 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (75.00%) MBA
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Biotechnology
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Ada
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Life Science
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Data Governance
2 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (37.50%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) IT Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Master Data Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Principal Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Associate Director
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Director
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Biotechnology
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Life Science
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Data Governance
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Ada
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) MBA
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Charles River
2 3 (37.50%) CA
2 3 (37.50%) SAP