The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 7 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 4.00% - 8.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% - 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
SLA
West Lothian

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 Livingston region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 8.00% 12.50% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (75.00%) COBOL
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) OpenVMS
1 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (75.00%) Toad
1 3 (75.00%) ProC
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) Business Development
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (75.00%) Toad
1 3 (75.00%) ProC
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) OpenVMS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) COBOL
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft