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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 56 75 32
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -43
Permanent jobs citing SLA 46 18 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.12% 1.51% 5.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.73% 18.18% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 58
Average salary £35,000 £26,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -52.27%
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
186 99 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.63% 8.29% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 114 45 101
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% -28.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,020 £22,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,750 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 28 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (46.15%) Oracle
2 24 (36.92%) Finance
3 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
4 20 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (30.77%) Linux
4 20 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (30.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (29.23%) Windows
5 19 (29.23%) Oracle 11i
6 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
7 14 (21.54%) Oracle Forms
7 14 (21.54%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (21.54%) SOA
7 14 (21.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database
7 14 (21.54%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (20.00%) Data Guard
8 13 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
9 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (18.46%) Workflow
9 12 (18.46%) SQL
10 11 (16.92%) VMware
10 11 (16.92%) Back Office
10 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (15.38%) ITIL
12 9 (13.85%) UNIX
13 8 (12.31%) HTML
13 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
13 8 (12.31%) XML

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (21.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (10.77%) WebLogic
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
1 20 (30.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (29.23%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (1.54%) Markit EDM
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) LAN
1 6 (9.23%) WAN
1 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (7.69%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) ADSL
3 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.08%) ProC
5 2 (3.08%) Toad
General
1 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Back Office
3 8 (12.31%) Retail
4 5 (7.69%) Marketing
4 5 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 4 (6.15%) Banking
6 2 (3.08%) French Language
7 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (21.54%) Administrator
3 13 (20.00%) DBA
3 13 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (12.31%) Junior
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Junior DBA
5 7 (10.77%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Technical Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Business Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Oracle Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) E-Business Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Oracle Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Oracle Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) HTML
1 8 (12.31%) XML
1 8 (12.31%) jQuery
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (10.77%) Middleware
3 6 (9.23%) CSS
3 6 (9.23%) HTML5
3 6 (9.23%) CSS3
4 5 (7.69%) XSL
5 3 (4.62%) Ajax
6 1 (1.54%) JSON
6 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.54%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.54%) RESTful
6 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.69%) Blog
2 5 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Linux
2 19 (29.23%) Windows
3 9 (13.85%) UNIX
4 7 (10.77%) AIX
4 7 (10.77%) Solaris
5 5 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.15%) OS/2
7 2 (3.08%) OpenVMS
8 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.54%) Android
8 1 (1.54%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (21.54%) SOA
3 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (18.46%) Workflow
4 10 (15.38%) ITIL
5 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
5 8 (12.31%) Business Development
6 7 (10.77%) Release Management
6 7 (10.77%) Asset Management
7 6 (9.23%) Project Management
7 6 (9.23%) Cash Management
8 5 (7.69%) Web Development
8 5 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 5 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (7.69%) CRM
9 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.62%) DevOps
10 2 (3.08%) ERP
10 2 (3.08%) Validation
10 2 (3.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) SQL
2 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.77%) Ruby
3 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.69%) Perl
4 5 (7.69%) Python
5 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.62%) C#
7 2 (3.08%) COBOL
8 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) MBA
2 5 (7.69%) OCP
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.54%) CCNA
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (7.69%) Puppet
3 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.69%) ZABBIX
3 5 (7.69%) Salt
3 5 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (46.15%) Oracle
2 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.92%) VMware
4 5 (7.69%) New Relic
4 5 (7.69%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.54%) thinkFolio
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.54%) Juniper
5 1 (1.54%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.54%) Bloomberg
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago