Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 41 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -22
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.88% 4.75% 3.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.72% 29.46% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 16
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £29,350 £25,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £57,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,000 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.51% -1.60%

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 Luton with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 79 112 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 21.88% 16.12% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 49 80 55
Luton median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% +19.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £37,250 £33,998 £33,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,250 £66,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £51,500 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -6.36% +12.24% +8.89%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Luton

SLA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for SLA in Luton

SLA
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Luton over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Luton

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Luton region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Legal
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Licensing
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Pega
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Siebel
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Chordiant
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Application Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Server Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) Java EE
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Licensing
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 20022
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Chordiant
2 2 (14.29%) KANA
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Pega
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Siebel
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) VMware