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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 43 15 36
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 40 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.45% 11.17% 4.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.32% 44.44% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 10
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
38 90 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 9.31% 25.14% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 71 18
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +30.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bradford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 13 (46.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (35.71%) MS Office
3 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 9 (32.14%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (28.57%) Back Office
5 8 (28.57%) Workflow
6 7 (25.00%) ITIL
6 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (25.00%) SCCM
6 7 (25.00%) Coaching
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
8 5 (17.86%) N-Tier
8 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
8 5 (17.86%) Release Management
8 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 5 (17.86%) Fault Analysis
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
9 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 3 (10.71%) OO
10 3 (10.71%) C++
10 3 (10.71%) Java
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle
10 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 10 (35.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Back Office
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) IVR
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 8 (28.57%) Workflow
3 7 (25.00%) Coaching
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Fault Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
4 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
4 5 (17.86%) Release Management
4 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Logistics
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Avaya
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Genesys
4 1 (3.57%) Nortel
4 1 (3.57%) Unisys
4 1 (3.57%) Verint