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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 12 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 2.94% 1.59% 4.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 12.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
Lincolnshire

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 Lincoln region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
8 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 11.76% 12.70% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

SLA
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

SLA Salary Trend in Lincoln

SLA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) SCADA
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VMware