Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 61 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 23 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.64% 2.86% 2.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.84% 28.75% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 18
Northampton median annual salary £42,000 £24,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% -24.62% -3.70%
10th Percentile £23,800 £16,500 £27,125
90th Percentile £75,250 £49,250 £39,125
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +40.00% -7.69% +4.00%

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 89 80 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 10.23% 9.96% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 61 63 96
Northampton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% -1.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £53,250 £57,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +4.17%

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (43.48%) Service Management
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
3 6 (26.09%) Presales
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Retail
4 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps
4 5 (21.74%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 5 (21.74%) Resource Allocation
4 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) CMS
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) Symfony
6 3 (13.04%) Drupal
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
6 3 (13.04%) WordPress
6 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) ITSM
6 3 (13.04%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) PHP
6 3 (13.04%) HTML
6 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) Magento
6 3 (13.04%) Laravel
6 3 (13.04%) GitHub

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 (13.04%) CMS
1 3 (13.04%) Drupal
1 3 (13.04%) WordPress
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Magento
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) GitHub
3 1 (4.35%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) DevOps Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Support Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Backend Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (13.04%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Manager
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) Laravel
1 3 (13.04%) Symfony
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
2 1 (4.35%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) iPad
2 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Service Management
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Presales
4 5 (21.74%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps
4 5 (21.74%) Resource Allocation
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
5 3 (13.04%) ITSM
5 3 (13.04%) Multichannel Retail
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) OOP
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) Code Coverage
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
6 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) hybris
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com