The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 12 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 7.06% 2.63% 6.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 44.44% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +21.62%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 10.59% 5.92% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 8
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

SLA
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Chelmsford

SLA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 9 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Legal
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) iManage
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) VBA
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Billing
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (8.33%) Speech Recognition
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Law
7 1 (8.33%) Replication
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 9 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DBA
1 5 (41.67%) SQL DBA
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) iManage
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix