The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 20 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.82% 2.78% 4.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.36% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,579 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +1.65%
SLA
North East

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 Durham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 13.25% 2.78% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

SLA
Salary Trend in Durham

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

SLA Salary Trend in Durham

SLA
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Validation

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Server Support
1 4 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 4 (100.00%) Server Support Technician
1 4 (100.00%) Server Technician
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA