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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank - 24 31
Permanent jobs citing SLA 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.09% 3.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 25.00% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
SLA
England

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 Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.36% 4.35% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 21
Average salary £40,500 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% -32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £100,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SLA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SLA Salary Trend in the Midlands

SLA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (44.44%) Cash Management
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Law
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Billing
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle E-Business Tax
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Oracle Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Cash Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle