The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 50 52
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 9 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.18% 3.33% 3.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 20.62% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 11
Median salary £27,500 £55,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.22% +47.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £70,000 £50,000
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 Swindon with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 45 97 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 10.92% 16.17% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 80 38
Median salary £40,382 £56,760 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.85% +26.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,896 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

SLA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for SLA in Swindon

SLA
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Swindon over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SLA.

1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) Internet
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Replication
7 2 (11.11%) Clustering
7 2 (11.11%) Advertising
7 2 (11.11%) Process Management
7 2 (11.11%) Unix
7 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) DTS
7 2 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (11.11%) VB
7 2 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Hibernate

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) DTS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) Essbase
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) DBA
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Software Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (11.11%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 2 (11.11%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Kanban
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Process Management
3 2 (11.11%) Structured Programming
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.56%) E-business
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) People Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCDBA
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.56%) Siebel
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
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