The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 36 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.03% 2.48% 2.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.04% 21.62% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +164.70%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
27 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 8.18% 11.49% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 19
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +19.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 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 11 (57.89%) Service Delivery
2 10 (52.63%) Service Management
2 10 (52.63%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) IT Governance
3 7 (36.84%) QA
3 7 (36.84%) Business Process Mapping
3 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
5 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) OSPF
5 4 (21.05%) BGP
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Broadband
5 4 (21.05%) VoIP
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) BT
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) SAP BI
7 1 (5.26%) SAP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Broadband
1 4 (21.05%) VoIP
1 4 (21.05%) OSPF
1 4 (21.05%) BGP
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BI
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Service Manager
2 10 (52.63%) Delivery Manager
2 10 (52.63%) Services Delivery Manager
3 7 (36.84%) IT Services Manager
4 6 (31.58%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Services Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Service Delivery
2 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Service Management
3 7 (36.84%) IT Governance
3 7 (36.84%) Business Process Mapping
3 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
2 3 (15.79%) BT
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) SAP