Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 64 74
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 -13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.54% 2.99% 3.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 23.68% 33.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 21
Northampton median annual salary £42,000 £33,750 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.44% +0.75% +24.07%
Northamptonshire median annual salary £26,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -25.71% +4.48% +15.52%

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 Northampton with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 63 114 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 8.87% 12.62% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 98
Northampton median annual salary £43,027 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.38% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £30,875
90th Percentile £51,750 £58,500 £60,875
Northamptonshire median annual salary £44,500 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +2.30% +6.10% +17.14%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Northampton

SLA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for SLA in Northampton

SLA
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Northampton over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for SLA.

1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
1 8 (44.44%) Service Management
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 5 (27.78%) Resource Allocation
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) CMS
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) ITSM
5 3 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
5 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 3 (16.67%) GitHub
5 3 (16.67%) Laravel
5 3 (16.67%) Magento
5 3 (16.67%) Symfony
5 3 (16.67%) Drupal
5 3 (16.67%) WordPress
6 2 (11.11%) PowerShell

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 3 (16.67%) CMS
1 3 (16.67%) Drupal
1 3 (16.67%) WordPress
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Support Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Web Manager
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Continuity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) Laravel
1 3 (16.67%) Symfony
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Visualforce
2 1 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
1 8 (44.44%) Service Management
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Resource Allocation
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 3 (16.67%) ITSM
4 3 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Code Coverage
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PHP
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) Apex Code
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) VMware