The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 22 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 1.69% 2.22% 4.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 25.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +73.91%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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 Torfaen region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 5.08% 8.89% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +26.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

SLA
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

SLA Salary Trend in Torfaen

SLA
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -6 1 - -
SLA
South Wales

SLA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft