The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 64 78 38
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -40
Permanent jobs citing SLA 45 20 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.01% 1.58% 4.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.20% 17.70% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 50
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -42.72%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
SLA
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
194 113 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.99% 8.93% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 131 51 86
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £55,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SLA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SLA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SLA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 31 (44.93%) Finance
2 28 (40.58%) Oracle
2 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
3 20 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (28.99%) Windows
3 20 (28.99%) Oracle EBS R12
4 19 (27.54%) Linux
4 19 (27.54%) Oracle 11i
4 19 (27.54%) Oracle EBS
5 18 (26.09%) Back Office
5 18 (26.09%) VMware
5 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (24.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
8 14 (20.29%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (20.29%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (20.29%) SOA
8 14 (20.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (20.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 13 (18.84%) Oracle Database
9 13 (18.84%) Data Guard
9 13 (18.84%) Oracle RAC
9 13 (18.84%) UNIX
9 13 (18.84%) LAN
9 13 (18.84%) WAN
9 13 (18.84%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (18.84%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (15.94%) SQL
11 10 (14.49%) ITIL
11 10 (14.49%) Workflow

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (20.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (10.14%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (28.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (27.54%) Oracle 11i
2 19 (27.54%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle iProcurement
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.45%) Markit EDM
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) LAN
1 13 (18.84%) WAN
1 13 (18.84%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (5.80%) Firewall
2 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.45%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (20.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (18.84%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (10.14%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.90%) Toad
4 2 (2.90%) ProC
5 1 (1.45%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 31 (44.93%) Finance
2 18 (26.09%) Back Office
3 6 (8.70%) Retail
4 5 (7.25%) General Ledger
4 5 (7.25%) Marketing
4 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.80%) Banking
6 2 (2.90%) French Language
7 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Systems Administrator
1 18 (26.09%) Administrator
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle DBA
2 13 (18.84%) DBA
3 11 (15.94%) Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Junior
5 7 (10.14%) Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Technical Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Junior DBA
5 7 (10.14%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Oracle Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) E-Business Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Business Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) HTML
1 7 (10.14%) XML
1 7 (10.14%) jQuery
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle Fusion
1 7 (10.14%) Middleware
2 5 (7.25%) CSS
2 5 (7.25%) HTML5
2 5 (7.25%) CSS3
2 5 (7.25%) XSL
3 2 (2.90%) Ajax
4 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Blog
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Firmware
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Windows
2 19 (27.54%) Linux
3 13 (18.84%) UNIX
4 7 (10.14%) AIX
4 7 (10.14%) Solaris
5 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.25%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.35%) OS/2
9 2 (2.90%) OpenVMS
10 1 (1.45%) Android
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.45%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (24.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (20.29%) SOA
4 10 (14.49%) ITIL
4 10 (14.49%) Workflow
5 7 (10.14%) Asset Management
5 7 (10.14%) Business Development
5 7 (10.14%) Release Management
6 6 (8.70%) Project Management
6 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) CRM
7 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
7 5 (7.25%) Cash Management
7 5 (7.25%) Web Development
7 5 (7.25%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (5.80%) Line Management
9 3 (4.35%) DevOps
10 2 (2.90%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.90%) Coaching
10 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.14%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.70%) Ruby
4 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.80%) Perl
4 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.80%) Python
4 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.90%) C#
5 2 (2.90%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.25%) MBA
3 5 (7.25%) OCP
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.45%) CCNA
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.80%) QA
System Software
1 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (18.84%) Data Guard
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (5.80%) Nagios
3 4 (5.80%) ZABBIX
3 4 (5.80%) Puppet
3 4 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.80%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
1 28 (40.58%) Oracle
2 18 (26.09%) VMware
3 4 (5.80%) New Relic
3 4 (5.80%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.45%) thinkFolio
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.45%) Fidessa
4 1 (1.45%) Juniper
4 1 (1.45%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.45%) Remedy
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: £Competitive plus cash and benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago