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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 34 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.20% 2.26% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 33.33% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £22,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
7 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.19% 6.78% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £100,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 23 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (57.14%) Cash Management
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Oracle Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Cash Management
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle