The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 124 144
Rank change year-on-year +18 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.076% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.60% 3.13% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Median salary - £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year -14.28% -2.32%  

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 167 256 342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.75% 14.42% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 112 175 243
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Reading

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA