The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 44 59 38
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 7 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.89% 1.42% 6.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.82% 14.00% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 32
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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 Watford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
44 50 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.07% 10.12% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 86
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SLA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Watford

SLA
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Watford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for SLA.

1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (37.04%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
4 10 (37.04%) UML
4 10 (37.04%) XML
4 10 (37.04%) SDLC
5 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
6 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
7 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (22.22%) Web Services
8 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
8 5 (18.52%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (18.52%) OO
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (18.52%) J2EE
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL
8 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
8 5 (18.52%) ETL
8 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
8 5 (18.52%) Physical Data Model
8 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (18.52%) Database Optimisation

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Lorenzo
1 1 (3.70%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) MPLS
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle HRMS Support
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Service Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.70%) Service Design Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) XML
2 6 (22.22%) Web Services
3 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
3 5 (18.52%) J2EE
3 5 (18.52%) Spring
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (37.04%) SDLC
2 10 (37.04%) UML
3 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
4 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
5 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
6 5 (18.52%) Database Optimisation
6 5 (18.52%) Database Tuning
6 5 (18.52%) ETL
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
6 5 (18.52%) OO
6 5 (18.52%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (18.52%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Erlang
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) JD Edwards
4 3 (11.11%) Northgate
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Avaya
5 1 (3.70%) Cerner
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) iSOFT
5 1 (3.70%) McKesson
5 1 (3.70%) MEDITECH
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Nortel
5 1 (3.70%) Sage