The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 65 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.70% 2.20% 5.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.27% 28.57% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £20,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
SLA
Dorset

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 Bournemouth region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11 28 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.56% 7.71% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 11
Average salary £65,000 £33,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

SLA
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

SLA Salary Trend in Bournemouth

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (72.73%) Service Delivery
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Change Control
3 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) UML
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (18.18%) Test Management
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (18.18%) Intranet

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (18.18%) SQLPlus
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Toad
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Applications Support
3 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Head of Operations
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
2 7 (63.64%) Change Control
3 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) UML
6 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
7 2 (18.18%) Test Management
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 2 (18.18%) ETL
8 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (9.09%) Workflow
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL