The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 66 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.69% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.56% 3.33% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% -
Sarbanes-Oxley
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
61 30 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.46% 8.00% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 56 18 28
Average salary £42,500 £51,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.47% +21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,500
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 Watford

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Watford

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (90.91%) CCA
1 10 (90.91%) PCI DSS
1 10 (90.91%) SWIFT
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
2 9 (81.82%) SMS
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) Data Security
2 9 (81.82%) IVR
2 9 (81.82%) Banking
2 9 (81.82%) Retail
2 9 (81.82%) Cryptography
2 9 (81.82%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (81.82%) Retail Banking
2 9 (81.82%) Project Planning
2 9 (81.82%) APACS
2 9 (81.82%) ISO 8583
3 2 (18.18%) French Language
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Replication
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Internet
1 9 (81.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (81.82%) Banking
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
1 9 (81.82%) Retail Banking
2 2 (18.18%) French Language
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Business Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) SWIFT
2 9 (81.82%) IVR
2 9 (81.82%) Cryptography
2 9 (81.82%) APACS
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Data Security
1 9 (81.82%) Requirements Analysis
1 9 (81.82%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) PCI DSS
2 9 (81.82%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Veritas