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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 150 168 138
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -30
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 18 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.27% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.90% 3.17% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 9
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £71,600 £45,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
367 315 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.65% 8.36% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 245 194 124
Average salary £41,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram 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 2 July 2015. 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
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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
Glasgow +11 9 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +9 8 £70,000 - 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 20 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 16 (53.33%) Risk Assessment
3 12 (40.00%) Finance
4 11 (36.67%) Validation
5 10 (33.33%) Degree
6 9 (30.00%) Banking
6 9 (30.00%) CISA
7 6 (20.00%) Information Security
8 5 (16.67%) CISM
8 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 5 (16.67%) CISSP
8 5 (16.67%) PRINCE
8 5 (16.67%) Retail
8 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (13.33%) Line Management
9 4 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) HIPAA
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) Legal
10 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (10.00%) QA
11 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (6.67%) Change Management
12 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
12 1 (3.33%) EAI
12 1 (3.33%) ISEB
12 1 (3.33%) Oracle

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Retail
4 4 (13.33%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Risk Manager
2 10 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Information Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Information Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) IT Auditor
6 1 (3.33%) Project Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Auditor
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Officer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 16 (53.33%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (36.67%) Validation
4 6 (20.00%) Information Security
5 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Line Management
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
9 1 (3.33%) Dashboard Development
9 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
9 1 (3.33%) EAI
9 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
9 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) CISA
3 5 (16.67%) CISM
3 5 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) CRISC
4 1 (3.33%) GIAC
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) HIPAA
2 3 (10.00%) QA
3 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.33%) COBIT
4 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.33%) COSO
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle