Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 59 52
Rank change year-on-year -28 -7 +15
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.36% 2.46% 3.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.61% 32.69% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 33
Northampton median annual salary £37,750 £48,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.56% +41.30% +2.99%
10th Percentile £33,275 £21,000 £20,125
90th Percentile £41,225 £57,500 £67,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,625 £25,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year +54.50% -28.06% +3.73%

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 83 52 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 10.05% 7.53% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 69 35 94
Northampton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +14.86%
10th Percentile £28,500 £21,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £59,400 £57,500 £66,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +14.86%

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3

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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle