The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 17 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 8 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.52% - 2.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 53.33% - 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £24,500 - £14,144
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
SLA
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
15 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.86% 3.95% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 16
Average salary £36,250 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £32,500 £14,144
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SLA
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

SLA Salary Trend in Belfast

SLA
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Belfast

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SLA 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 SLA.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Ant
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Nmap
3 6 (75.00%) Maven
3 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Wireshark
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Open Source
3 6 (75.00%) Rapid7
3 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (75.00%) SDLC
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) Perl
6 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
6 3 (37.50%) JSON
6 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 3 (37.50%) Xen
6 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Validation

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SLA 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 SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Ant
1 6 (75.00%) Maven
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Metasploit
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Mercurial
2 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (37.50%) Capybara
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Development Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
1 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) VirtualBox
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (37.50%) Xen
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Nmap
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Rapid7
3 1 (12.50%) New Relic
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago