The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 46 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 11 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.98% 2.91% 3.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.75% 17.14% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 15
Median salary £35,000 £20,800 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.26% +1.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £16,208 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,400 £55,800
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
South West

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 Devon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
53 70 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 14.36% 16.95% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 60 28
Median salary £38,500 £33,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SLA
Salary Trend in Devon

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

SLA Salary Trend in Devon

SLA
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Devon

SLA
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter 0 6 £42,500 +104.32%
Plymouth - 2 £24,500 -
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing SLA 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 Devon region with a requirement for SLA.

1 14 (63.64%) Java
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) QA
3 12 (54.55%) Spring
3 12 (54.55%) Maven
3 12 (54.55%) Refactoring
3 12 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 12 (54.55%) Web Services
3 12 (54.55%) XML
3 12 (54.55%) JUnit
3 12 (54.55%) RDBMS
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.64%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (13.64%) Service Design
7 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
7 3 (13.64%) Escalation Management
7 3 (13.64%) Statistics
7 3 (13.64%) Business Development
7 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
7 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (13.64%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) Cadence
7 3 (13.64%) ITSM
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SMS
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) RDBMS
1 12 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) JUnit
1 12 (54.55%) Maven
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
1 12 (54.55%) Software Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Spring
1 12 (54.55%) Web Services
1 12 (54.55%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) Flash
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.64%) Statistics
2 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Refactoring
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Business Development
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Critical Success Factor
6 3 (13.64%) Escalation Management
6 3 (13.64%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) ITSM
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Design
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Data Management
7 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cadence
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) HP