The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 223 227 183
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -44
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 17 6 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.10% 0.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.16% 0.94% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 30
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,110 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,891 £40,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +9.41%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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 South West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
538 641 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.71% 11.13% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 420 506 475
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in the South West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in the South West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Gloucestershire - 8 £27,110 -
Bristol - 5 £45,660 - 2
Dorset - 4 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (70.59%) Data Protection
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
4 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (52.94%) Information Security
5 8 (47.06%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
5 8 (47.06%) Business Objects
5 8 (47.06%) SAS
5 8 (47.06%) Basel II
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 7 (41.18%) UNIX
6 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
6 7 (41.18%) Web Development
7 6 (35.29%) Banking
7 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
8 5 (29.41%) Retail
8 5 (29.41%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL V2
9 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 4 (23.53%) Legal
9 4 (23.53%) CISSP
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
10 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Toad
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 4 (23.53%) Legal
5 2 (11.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Officer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Security Officer
3 4 (23.53%) Security Officer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Data Protection
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security
3 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
4 7 (41.18%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (29.41%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL V2
7 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
8 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
9 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
10 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) Basel II
2 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Business Objects
3 2 (11.76%) Teradata
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Hyperion