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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 78 42
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -36
Permanent jobs citing SLA 19 2 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.97% 0.37% 6.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.93% 3.70% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 35
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
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
56 54 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.72% 9.94% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 31 85
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 June 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Watford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 18 (60.00%) Oracle
2 17 (56.67%) Finance
3 15 (50.00%) SQL
4 14 (46.67%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) PL/SQL
4 14 (46.67%) XML
4 14 (46.67%) UML
4 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (46.67%) SDLC
4 14 (46.67%) Virtual Team
5 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (26.67%) Web Services
6 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 8 (26.67%) ETL
6 8 (26.67%) Physical Data Model
6 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (26.67%) Database Optimisation
6 8 (26.67%) Database Tuning
6 8 (26.67%) Multithreading
7 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.00%) J2EE
8 6 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (20.00%) OO
8 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.00%) Spring
8 6 (20.00%) Hibernate

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 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.33%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
1 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Welsh Language
3 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle HRMS Support
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) IT Support
6 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.67%) Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Storage Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) XML
2 8 (26.67%) Web Services
3 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (20.00%) J2EE
3 6 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (10.00%) CSS
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 14 (46.67%) SDLC
1 14 (46.67%) UML
2 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 8 (26.67%) Database Optimisation
3 8 (26.67%) Database Tuning
3 8 (26.67%) ETL
3 8 (26.67%) Multithreading
3 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (26.67%) Physical Data Model
4 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 3 (10.00%) Northgate
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Sage
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.33%) VMware