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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 69 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 45 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.99% 2.45% 2.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.06% 25.93% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 23
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
187 135 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.42% 9.44% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 128 65 58
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 31 October 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 38 (48.72%) Finance
2 35 (44.87%) Microsoft
3 30 (38.46%) Oracle
4 24 (30.77%) Back Office
4 24 (30.77%) VMware
4 24 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (29.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 22 (28.21%) LAN
6 22 (28.21%) WAN
7 21 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
8 20 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (25.64%) Oracle EBS R12
9 19 (24.36%) Windows
9 19 (24.36%) Oracle 11i
9 19 (24.36%) Oracle EBS
10 18 (23.08%) Linux
11 17 (21.79%) UNIX
12 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
13 14 (17.95%) SOA
13 14 (17.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 14 (17.95%) Oracle BI EE
14 13 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
14 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database
14 13 (16.67%) Data Guard
14 13 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
15 12 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
15 12 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
17 10 (12.82%) Workflow
17 10 (12.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (17.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (8.97%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (24.36%) Oracle 11i
2 19 (24.36%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.28%) Markit EDM
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.21%) LAN
1 22 (28.21%) WAN
2 21 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.13%) Firewall
3 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.95%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 12 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (8.97%) Oracle Discoverer
5 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (6.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.28%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 38 (48.72%) Finance
2 24 (30.77%) Back Office
3 5 (6.41%) General Ledger
3 5 (6.41%) Marketing
3 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.13%) Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) French Language
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Administrator
2 20 (25.64%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (17.95%) Analyst
4 13 (16.67%) DBA
4 13 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (14.10%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Junior
6 7 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (8.97%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 7 (8.97%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Junior DBA
6 7 (8.97%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 7 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Oracle Architect
7 6 (7.69%) IT Support
7 6 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Oracle Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) Middleware
1 7 (8.97%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (6.41%) HTML5
2 5 (6.41%) CSS3
2 5 (6.41%) jQuery
2 5 (6.41%) HTML
2 5 (6.41%) CSS
2 5 (6.41%) XML
2 5 (6.41%) XSL
3 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.41%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.41%) Blog
3 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Windows
2 18 (23.08%) Linux
3 17 (21.79%) UNIX
4 7 (8.97%) AIX
4 7 (8.97%) Solaris
5 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.13%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.85%) OS/2
7 1 (1.28%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.28%) Android
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (17.95%) SOA
4 10 (12.82%) ITIL
4 10 (12.82%) Workflow
5 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.97%) Release Management
5 7 (8.97%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.69%) Change Management
7 5 (6.41%) Project Management
7 5 (6.41%) Service Management
7 5 (6.41%) CRM
7 5 (6.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (6.41%) Procure-to-pay
7 5 (6.41%) Data Protection
7 5 (6.41%) Cash Management
7 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.41%) Web Development
7 5 (6.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) SQL
2 7 (8.97%) Perl
3 6 (7.69%) Ruby
4 5 (6.41%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.13%) Python
5 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) MBA
2 5 (6.41%) OCP
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.28%) CISM
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 24 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (6.41%) Tivoli
3 5 (6.41%) Netcool
4 4 (5.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (5.13%) Nagios
4 4 (5.13%) ZABBIX
4 4 (5.13%) Puppet
4 4 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.13%) Salt
5 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 35 (44.87%) Microsoft
2 30 (38.46%) Oracle
3 24 (30.77%) VMware
4 5 (6.41%) IBM
5 4 (5.13%) New Relic
5 4 (5.13%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.28%) thinkFolio
6 1 (1.28%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.28%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.28%) Remedy
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