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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 57 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.23% 1.70% 3.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.96% 13.33% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 14
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £36,400 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £59,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +10.60%
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
54 60 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.49% 12.77% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 59
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £22,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +6.02%

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 7 December 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Watford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) Oracle
3 10 (37.04%) XML
3 10 (37.04%) UML
3 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (37.04%) SDLC
3 10 (37.04%) Virtual Team
4 8 (29.63%) ITIL
4 8 (29.63%) J2EE
5 7 (25.93%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (25.93%) OO
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Spring
6 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 6 (22.22%) CRM
7 5 (18.52%) Sage
7 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (18.52%) SugarCRM
7 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (18.52%) Sage CRM
8 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement

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%) SugarCRM
2 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (18.52%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) ADSL
2 1 (3.70%) BGP
2 1 (3.70%) Broadband
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) DSL
2 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.70%) ISDN
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) MPLS
2 1 (3.70%) PBX
2 1 (3.70%) PSTN
2 1 (3.70%) RTP
2 1 (3.70%) SCCP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Service Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
5 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) CRM Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) IT Manager
6 4 (14.81%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (14.81%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Engagement Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce Manager
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Engagement Manager
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) XML
2 8 (29.63%) J2EE
3 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
3 7 (25.93%) Spring
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Virtual Team
2 4 (14.81%) FMCG
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Architecture
1 10 (37.04%) SDLC
1 10 (37.04%) UML
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
3 7 (25.93%) OO
3 7 (25.93%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
4 6 (22.22%) CRM
4 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Database Optimisation
6 3 (11.11%) Database Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) CCNP
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
1 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Sage
3 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) IBM