Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dunstable with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Bedfordshire > Dunstable
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 12 25
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 16 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 11.43% 4.26% 13.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 80.00% 15.38% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 28
Dunstable median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% +7.14% -2.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,000 £52,500 £48,400
% change year-on-year -20.00% +8.47% +1.89%

SLA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dunstable with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Dunstable
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 20 13 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 14.29% 27.66% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 55
Dunstable median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £47,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,875 £54,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% +9.38% +6.67%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

Job postings citing SLA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dunstable.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Dunstable

SLA
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Salary trend for SLA in Dunstable

SLA
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Dunstable over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for SLA.

1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) JSF
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (37.50%) Java EE
3 6 (37.50%) Solaris
3 6 (37.50%) JSP
3 6 (37.50%) Struts
3 6 (37.50%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) XSL
3 6 (37.50%) XSLT
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (31.25%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) SAN
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Symmetrix
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (31.25%) EMC VNX
5 4 (25.00%) Product Management
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) Legal

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Applications Support
2 5 (31.25%) Storage Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Backup Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Storage and Backup Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Support Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Support Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Application Delivery Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Storage Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Erlang Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Erlang Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 6 (37.50%) Java EE
1 6 (37.50%) JSF
1 6 (37.50%) JSP
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
1 6 (37.50%) Struts
1 6 (37.50%) XML
1 6 (37.50%) XSL
1 6 (37.50%) XSLT
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) EMC VNX
1 5 (31.25%) Symmetrix
2 2 (12.50%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Fintech
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (25.00%) Product Management
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Erlang
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) EMC
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Brocade
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) Veritas