The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston 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 Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 9 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 3.70% 3.23% 5.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 66.67% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 22.22% 4.84% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £29,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
West Lothian

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

SLA
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

SLA Salary Trend in Livingston

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) XML
1 10 (90.91%) ISO 9001
1 10 (90.91%) Retail
1 10 (90.91%) Ajax
1 10 (90.91%) Business Development
1 10 (90.91%) jQuery
1 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (72.73%) Toad
2 8 (72.73%) OpenVMS
2 8 (72.73%) ProC
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
2 8 (72.73%) COBOL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (72.73%) Toad
2 8 (72.73%) ProC
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (90.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
1 10 (90.91%) Ajax
1 10 (90.91%) jQuery
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
2 2 (18.18%) CSS3
2 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) OpenVMS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Business Development
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
2 8 (72.73%) COBOL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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