The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 38 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.30% 2.94% 1.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.86% 30.56% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 4
Average salary £29,000 £43,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +97.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £25,200 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £27,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
SLA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
42 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 10.02% 9.63% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 22
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £33,400 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SLA
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Bradford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 20 (64.52%) ITIL
2 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
4 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (25.81%) Service Management
6 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
6 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) Business Process Mapping
6 7 (22.58%) IT Governance
6 7 (22.58%) QA
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
7 6 (19.35%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (16.13%) Citrix
8 5 (16.13%) Apple
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (12.90%) Symantec
9 4 (12.90%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.90%) VMware
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Vista
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (9.68%) Waterfall

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle ASCP
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SAP BI
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Service Manager
3 8 (25.81%) Services Delivery Manager
3 8 (25.81%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (22.58%) IT Services Manager
5 6 (19.35%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) E-Business Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
6 5 (16.13%) Service Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) IT Support
8 3 (9.68%) Support Team Leader
8 3 (9.68%) Functional Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
9 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) ITIL
2 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
3 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
4 8 (25.81%) Service Management
5 7 (22.58%) IT Governance
5 7 (22.58%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) EAM
7 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Cash Management
7 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.68%) Process Management
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Line Management
7 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
3 5 (16.13%) Apple
4 4 (12.90%) Symantec
4 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.23%) SAP