The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 35 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 0.61% 5.48% 5.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 44.44% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.15%
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
SLA
Hertfordshire

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 Rickmansworth region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 3.03% 12.33% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Average salary £48,000 £83,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.51% +75.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £47,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

SLA
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

SLA Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (66.67%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XSL
3 3 (50.00%) XSLT
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Struts
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) JSF
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (50.00%) BEA
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Java EE
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) JSF
2 3 (50.00%) JSP
2 3 (50.00%) Struts
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSL
2 3 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) BEA
3 1 (16.67%) IBM