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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 39 69 36
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -33
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 9 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.77% 1.60% 6.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.87% 13.43% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 36
Median salary £65,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £53,000 £57,500
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
67 67 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.02% 11.94% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 59 40 73
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 23 July 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Watford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (63.33%) Oracle
1 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) Java
3 16 (53.33%) PL/SQL
3 16 (53.33%) XML
3 16 (53.33%) UML
3 16 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (53.33%) SDLC
3 16 (53.33%) Virtual Team
4 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (26.67%) Physical Data Model
5 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (26.67%) Multithreading
5 8 (26.67%) Database Tuning
5 8 (26.67%) Database Optimisation
5 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (26.67%) Spring
5 8 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (26.67%) OO
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (26.67%) J2EE
5 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
5 8 (26.67%) Web Services

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 3 (10.00%) SugarCRM
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
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 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (10.00%) 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 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Welsh Language
3 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) CRM Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) IT Support
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle HRMS Support
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Mainframe Support
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Engagement Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) XML
2 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
2 8 (26.67%) J2EE
2 8 (26.67%) Spring
2 8 (26.67%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) 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 16 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 16 (53.33%) SDLC
1 16 (53.33%) UML
2 9 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
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%) OO
3 8 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (26.67%) Physical Data Model
3 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 3 (10.00%) Northgate
3 3 (10.00%) Sage
3 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) VMware