The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 35 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.16% 0.54% 2.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 14.29% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 7 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.74% 3.78% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 31
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £24,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Manchester

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SLA
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

SLA Salary Trend in Stockport

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) Web Services
2 12 (80.00%) Statistics
2 12 (80.00%) Web Development
2 12 (80.00%) WCF
3 11 (73.33%) OOD
3 11 (73.33%) OO
4 8 (53.33%) Web Design
5 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
9 1 (6.67%) Finance
9 1 (6.67%) VMware
9 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
9 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (6.67%) Avaya
9 1 (6.67%) SAN
9 1 (6.67%) Apple
9 1 (6.67%) MCSA

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Team Leader
2 6 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
3 5 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
4 4 (26.67%) Software Development Team Leader
5 3 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (13.33%) Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
7 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) Web Services
1 12 (80.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Statistics
2 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Web Development
2 11 (73.33%) OOD
2 11 (73.33%) OO
3 8 (53.33%) Web Design
4 6 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Panasonic