The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 8 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 15 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 10.87% 0.69% 2.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 62.50% 4.76% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.77%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
SLA
South Wales

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 Newport region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
24 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 17.39% 14.58% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 5
Average salary £28,000 £30,896 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -38.20%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

SLA
Salary Trend in Newport

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

SLA Salary Trend in Newport

SLA
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Newport region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Newport

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (37.50%) Marketing
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (25.00%) QA
5 7 (21.88%) MVC
6 6 (18.75%) C#
6 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.75%) Finance
6 6 (18.75%) Web Analytics
6 6 (18.75%) jQuery
6 6 (18.75%) Multivariate Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (18.75%) Analytics
6 6 (18.75%) Business Development
7 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) SQL
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
9 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
10 1 (3.13%) BCP
10 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (3.13%) Security Management
10 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
10 1 (3.13%) MS Office
10 1 (3.13%) .NET
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (37.50%) Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Applications Support
4 6 (18.75%) Development Manager
4 6 (18.75%) Product Manager
4 6 (18.75%) Product Development Manager
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Insight Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Service Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Manager
8 1 (3.13%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Customer Services Manager
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (21.88%) MVC
4 6 (18.75%) Business Development
4 6 (18.75%) Multivariate Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Analytics
4 6 (18.75%) Web Analytics
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) BCP
7 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.13%) Security Management
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C#
1 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle