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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing SLA 19 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.94% 2.65% 3.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.16% 30.43% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 17
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £49,000 £53,200
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
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
63 46 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.07% 8.70% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 39 50
Median salary £47,500 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,550 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 27 September 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Watford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 21 (55.26%) Java
2 21 (55.26%) SQL
3 20 (52.63%) PL/SQL
3 20 (52.63%) Oracle
3 20 (52.63%) XML
3 20 (52.63%) UML
3 20 (52.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (52.63%) SDLC
3 20 (52.63%) Virtual Team
4 13 (34.21%) J2EE
5 12 (31.58%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (31.58%) OO
5 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
5 12 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (31.58%) Spring
5 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
5 12 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (26.32%) ITIL
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
7 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
7 8 (21.05%) ETL
7 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) Web Services
7 8 (21.05%) Database Tuning
7 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
7 8 (21.05%) Physical Data Model

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 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.16%) SugarCRM
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (13.16%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
1 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.63%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Senior Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Service Manager
6 6 (15.79%) Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) Applications Support
6 6 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (15.79%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) CRM Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) IT Manager
8 4 (10.53%) IT Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (10.53%) IT Services Manager
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Engagement Manager
10 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce Manager
10 2 (5.26%) Senior Engagement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) XML
2 13 (34.21%) J2EE
3 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
3 12 (31.58%) Spring
4 8 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Virtual Team
2 4 (10.53%) FMCG
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Enterprise Architecture
1 20 (52.63%) SDLC
1 20 (52.63%) UML
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (31.58%) Mentoring
2 12 (31.58%) OO
2 12 (31.58%) OOA/OOD
2 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
3 10 (26.32%) ITIL
4 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
4 8 (21.05%) Database Optimisation
4 8 (21.05%) Database Tuning
4 8 (21.05%) ETL
4 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (21.05%) Physical Data Model
5 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
5 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Java
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 20 (52.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Sage
3 5 (13.16%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) IBM