SLA Jobs in Scotland

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 155 160 126
Rank change year-on-year +5 -34 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 92 66 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.92% 1.36% 2.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.24% 7.87% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 63
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,850 £19,313
25th Percentile £23,123 £28,406 £20,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £26,000 £36,000 £26,000
Median % change year-on-year -27.78% +38.46% -20.00%
75th Percentile £33,426 £43,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £45,000 £44,500
UK median annual salary £32,500 £39,000 £38,257
% change year-on-year -16.67% +1.94% -6.69%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 646 839 910
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 13.51% 17.29% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 302 233 425
10th Percentile £22,250 £30,822 £26,450
25th Percentile £33,760 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +16.67% +1.49%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,250 £89,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +3.29%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Scotland

SLA
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SLA in Scotland.

Salary trend for SLA in Scotland

SLA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing SLA in Scotland over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Salary histogram for SLA in Scotland

SLA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 27 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Glasgow -34 70 £31,500 -14.86% 5
Edinburgh +30 11 £26,000 -25.71% 8
Aberdeen -9 8 £24,240 -15.32% 6
West Lothian -1 1 £34,500 -18.82% 1
Stirling - 1 £32,150 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £32,000 -
SLA
UK

SLA
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (21.74%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.17%) Confluence
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (51.09%) AWS
2 2 (2.17%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.09%) Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (1.09%) Power Automate
3 1 (1.09%) PowerApps
3 1 (1.09%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.57%) DSL
2 8 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.09%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.74%) Big Data
2 19 (20.65%) Tableau
3 18 (19.57%) Data Lake
3 18 (19.57%) DB2
3 18 (19.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.17%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.17%) Impala
4 2 (2.17%) Power BI
5 1 (1.09%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) JIRA
General
1 58 (63.04%) Finance
2 48 (52.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 48 (52.17%) Law
3 44 (47.83%) Banking
4 26 (28.26%) Private Banking
5 20 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (19.57%) Financial Institution
6 18 (19.57%) Investment Banking
6 18 (19.57%) Marketing
6 18 (19.57%) Social Skills
7 3 (3.26%) Legal
8 2 (2.17%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (1.09%) French Language
9 1 (1.09%) German Language
9 1 (1.09%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.09%) Italian Language
9 1 (1.09%) Public Sector
9 1 (1.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Software Engineer
2 27 (29.35%) Cloud Engineer
2 27 (29.35%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 26 (28.26%) Full Stack Engineer
3 26 (28.26%) Full Stack Software Engineer
3 26 (28.26%) Java Engineer
3 26 (28.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 22 (23.91%) Data Engineer
5 18 (19.57%) Software Engineering Director
6 9 (9.78%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Mobile Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Senior
9 5 (5.43%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Desktop Support
9 5 (5.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Junior
9 5 (5.43%) Junior Desktop Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Junior Desktop Support
9 5 (5.43%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) AngularJS
1 26 (28.26%) React
1 26 (28.26%) RESTful
1 26 (28.26%) Spring
1 26 (28.26%) Spring Boot
2 18 (19.57%) Kafka
3 1 (1.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 46 (50.00%) Cloud Native
1 46 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 22 (23.91%) Product Ownership
3 20 (21.74%) Management Information System
4 9 (9.78%) Driving Licence
5 8 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.09%) iSeries
8 1 (1.09%) Low-Code
8 1 (1.09%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Android
2 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (56.52%) Asset Management
2 49 (53.26%) Agile
3 48 (52.17%) Decision-Making
3 48 (52.17%) Software Engineering
4 47 (51.09%) CI/CD
4 47 (51.09%) Operational Stability
4 47 (51.09%) SDLC
5 30 (32.61%) Wealth Management
6 26 (28.26%) Full Stack Development
6 26 (28.26%) Investment Management
7 20 (21.74%) Data Analysis
8 19 (20.65%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (20.65%) Data Modelling
8 19 (20.65%) Data Pipeline
9 18 (19.57%) Architectural Design
9 18 (19.57%) Community of Practice
9 18 (19.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 18 (19.57%) Data Lineage
9 18 (19.57%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (19.57%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.91%) Java
2 22 (23.91%) SQL
3 20 (21.74%) Python
3 20 (21.74%) Scala
4 19 (20.65%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.09%) RPG
5 1 (1.09%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) A+ Certification
2 2 (2.17%) HND
2 2 (2.17%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (1.09%) CISMP
3 1 (1.09%) CISSP
3 1 (1.09%) Degree
3 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.26%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (19.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.09%) Control-M
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (20.65%) Oracle
2 18 (19.57%) Alteryx
2 18 (19.57%) Cognos
2 18 (19.57%) Databricks
2 18 (19.57%) Sybase
3 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.70%) Dell
5 1 (1.09%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.09%) IBM
5 1 (1.09%) Informatica
5 1 (1.09%) Salesforce
5 1 (1.09%) Zoho