The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 9 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 4.84% 4.56% 1.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.86% 16.09% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 6
Median salary £26,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.87% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £43,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  

SLA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21 87 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 11.29% 28.34% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 79 61
Median salary £31,250 £31,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.79% -33.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £16,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £58,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury citing SLA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Newbury

SLA
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for SLA in Newbury

SLA
Salary Histogram in Newbury

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Newbury over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Newbury

SLA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Newbury region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (65.00%) ITSM
1 13 (65.00%) JIRA
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Unix
3 11 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 10 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 10 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 10 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (50.00%) SAP
4 10 (50.00%) Electronics
4 10 (50.00%) Marketing
5 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) SonarQube
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Secure Coding
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) JUnit
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Subversion

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (50.00%) Electronics
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 10 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Service Analyst
3 11 (55.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Analyst
4 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (30.00%) 1st Line Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (30.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 6 (30.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 6 (30.00%) Help Desk Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (25.00%) Consultant
6 5 (25.00%) Support Consultant
7 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Consultant
7 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
7 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (10.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Unix
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITSM
2 11 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 10 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 8 (40.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Secure Coding
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy