The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 53 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 20 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.57% 3.38% 2.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.51% 30.00% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 14
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
43 60 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 7.66% 11.28% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 22
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,000 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SLA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SLA Salary Trend in Northampton

SLA
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Northampton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 24 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (47.83%) Java
3 21 (45.65%) SQL
4 20 (43.48%) J2EE
4 20 (43.48%) SOAP
4 20 (43.48%) Web Services
4 20 (43.48%) Unix
4 20 (43.48%) Linux
4 20 (43.48%) OO
4 20 (43.48%) Tomcat
4 20 (43.48%) SOA
4 20 (43.48%) Middleware
4 20 (43.48%) Hibernate
4 20 (43.48%) Spring
4 20 (43.48%) Liferay
4 20 (43.48%) REST
5 18 (39.13%) JSON
5 18 (39.13%) SSL
5 18 (39.13%) JMS
5 18 (39.13%) XML
6 16 (34.78%) Law
7 15 (32.61%) ITIL
8 14 (30.43%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (30.43%) Service Delivery
8 14 (30.43%) Scrum
8 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (30.43%) WSO2
8 14 (30.43%) Service Desk Management
9 13 (28.26%) MOS
9 13 (28.26%) MCP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 20 (43.48%) Liferay
1 20 (43.48%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) Drupal
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) SSL
2 4 (8.70%) LAN
2 4 (8.70%) WAN
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) BGP
4 2 (4.35%) OSPF
4 2 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.35%) VoIP
4 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) Wireless
5 1 (2.17%) ADSL
5 1 (2.17%) ATM
5 1 (2.17%) DSL
5 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.17%) IPsec
5 1 (2.17%) L2TP
5 1 (2.17%) MPLS
5 1 (2.17%) PPP
5 1 (2.17%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (34.78%) Law
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Architect
2 13 (28.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 13 (28.26%) Team Leader
3 12 (26.09%) Integration Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Lead Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Developer
6 2 (4.35%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) Hibernate
1 20 (43.48%) J2EE
1 20 (43.48%) Middleware
1 20 (43.48%) REST
1 20 (43.48%) SOAP
1 20 (43.48%) Spring
1 20 (43.48%) Web Services
2 18 (39.13%) JMS
2 18 (39.13%) JSON
2 18 (39.13%) XML
3 12 (26.09%) XSLT
4 3 (6.52%) CSS
4 3 (6.52%) HTML
5 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
5 2 (4.35%) CSS3
5 2 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (2.17%) jQuery
6 1 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
3 1 (2.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Linux
1 20 (43.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) OO
1 20 (43.48%) SOA
2 15 (32.61%) ITIL
3 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) Scrum
3 14 (30.43%) Service Delivery
3 14 (30.43%) Service Desk Management
4 12 (26.09%) TDD
5 11 (23.91%) Coaching
5 11 (23.91%) High Availability
5 11 (23.91%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
6 9 (19.57%) OOD
7 8 (17.39%) API Design
7 8 (17.39%) Identity Management
8 3 (6.52%) Mobile Development
8 3 (6.52%) Network Management
9 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.35%) Fault Management
10 1 (2.17%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) HND
1 13 (28.26%) MCP
1 13 (28.26%) MOS
2 2 (4.35%) CCNP
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) WSO2
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Juniper
4 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.17%) F5
4 1 (2.17%) Meraki
4 1 (2.17%) Nokia
4 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter
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