Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 313 297
Rank change year-on-year +59 -16 +18
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 48 17 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.17% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.27% 1.31% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 44
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £38,750 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.58% -38.49% +42.37%
10th Percentile £46,250 £30,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,875 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +10.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,468 1,296 1,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.98% 13.10% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 901 991 1,156
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +49 37 - - 1
Warwickshire - 10 £47,500 - 2
Birmingham -5 1 £49,000 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 41 (85.42%) Oracle
2 37 (77.08%) Finance
2 37 (77.08%) Games
3 24 (50.00%) Legal
4 23 (47.92%) Essbase
4 23 (47.92%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (45.83%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 19 (39.58%) Migration
6 19 (39.58%) Informatica
6 19 (39.58%) ERP
7 18 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
7 18 (37.50%) Performance Management
7 18 (37.50%) Data Management
7 18 (37.50%) Process Improvement
8 15 (31.25%) PeopleSoft
8 15 (31.25%) Hyperion
8 15 (31.25%) Change Management
9 14 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (29.17%) Analytics
10 13 (27.08%) Data Quality
10 13 (27.08%) Data Governance
11 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
11 10 (20.83%) Analytical Thinking
11 10 (20.83%) HFM
11 10 (20.83%) QA
11 10 (20.83%) ETL
11 10 (20.83%) Unix
11 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
11 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
11 10 (20.83%) Client/Server

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 10 (20.83%) HFM
2 5 (10.42%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) Essbase
2 18 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Grunt
General
1 37 (77.08%) Finance
1 37 (77.08%) Games
2 24 (50.00%) Legal
3 9 (18.75%) Retail
4 5 (10.42%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Support Manager
2 9 (18.75%) Administrator
2 9 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle Project Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Report Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Systems Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Systems Support
5 5 (10.42%) Systems Support Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Support Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Development Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Report Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Supply Chain Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Supply Chain Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Hardware Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.08%) CSS
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
1 1 (2.08%) jQuery
1 1 (2.08%) JSON
1 1 (2.08%) Node.js
1 1 (2.08%) RESTful
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.83%) Client/Server
2 10 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 9 (18.75%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) ASIC
4 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 19 (39.58%) ERP
2 19 (39.58%) Migration
3 18 (37.50%) Data Management
3 18 (37.50%) Performance Management
3 18 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 15 (31.25%) Change Management
5 14 (29.17%) Analytics
5 14 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (27.08%) Data Governance
7 10 (20.83%) Analytical Thinking
7 10 (20.83%) ETL
7 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
8 9 (18.75%) Data Migration
8 9 (18.75%) Matrix Organization
8 9 (18.75%) Performance Metrics
8 9 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (18.75%) Project Management
9 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.42%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) CIPD
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) Data Quality
2 10 (20.83%) QA
3 9 (18.75%) GDPR
3 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.08%) ISO 26262
4 1 (2.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 41 (85.42%) Oracle
2 19 (39.58%) Informatica
3 15 (31.25%) Hyperion
3 15 (31.25%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (8.33%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) EMC