The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 44 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.41% 6.01% 5.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.82% 65.38% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 12
Average salary £41,495 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
22 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 7.59% 9.19% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 15
Average salary £40,748 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.12% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,274 £25,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SLA
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SLA Salary Trend in Solihull

SLA
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Solihull

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Progress
5 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Sybase
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) C
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (25.00%) Sage
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) Capita

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Lync
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) NAS
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) CRM Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Progress
2 3 (25.00%) Sybase
2 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (25.00%) Sage
3 2 (16.67%) Capita
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix