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 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 75 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 54 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.43% 3.97% 3.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.85% 24.32% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 33
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
130 222 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.34% 16.31% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 95 127 107
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,900
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 13 February 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Finance
3 13 (33.33%) Windows
4 9 (23.08%) Service Management
4 9 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 7 (17.95%) QA
6 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
6 7 (17.95%) Ticket Management
7 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 6 (15.38%) Retail
7 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.38%) ITSM
7 6 (15.38%) Linux
7 6 (15.38%) CRM
8 5 (12.82%) Perl
8 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
8 5 (12.82%) Cisco
8 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
8 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.82%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) Supplier Management
8 5 (12.82%) Time Management
8 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
9 4 (10.26%) Line Management
9 4 (10.26%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (10.26%) Puppet
9 4 (10.26%) Debian

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Maximo
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
1 2 (5.13%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
1 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) LSMW
2 2 (5.13%) Bugzilla
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (12.82%) Analyst
1 5 (12.82%) Service Manager
2 4 (10.26%) Developer
2 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) ABAP Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Administrator
3 3 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Head of IT
3 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.69%) SAP Developer
3 3 (7.69%) SAP PI Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Security Technician
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) J2EE
1 3 (7.69%) LAMP
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Business Workflow
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Smart Forms
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) Ajax
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) CSS3
3 1 (2.56%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.69%) iPhone
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) EPoS
5 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.26%) Debian
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (23.08%) Service Management
3 7 (17.95%) Ticket Management
4 6 (15.38%) CRM
4 6 (15.38%) ITSM
4 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Supplier Management
5 5 (12.82%) Time Management
6 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.26%) Line Management
7 3 (7.69%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) ERP
7 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) People Management
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Perl
3 4 (10.26%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) ABAP
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CISM
1 2 (5.13%) CISSP
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
1 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco
2 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.69%) Apple
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Imperva
4 2 (5.13%) Remedy
4 2 (5.13%) Splunk
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Intel
5 1 (2.56%) Lotus
5 1 (2.56%) Syclo
5 1 (2.56%) webMethods
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago