The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 13 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.89% 11.94% 6.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 66.67% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
SLA
Scotland

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 West Lothian region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.89% 17.91% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 5
Average salary - £43,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

SLA
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

SLA Salary Trend in West Lothian

SLA
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Livingston +9 1 - -
SLA
Scotland

SLA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 6 (85.71%) COBOL
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) OpenVMS
1 6 (85.71%) ISO 9001
1 6 (85.71%) Toad
1 6 (85.71%) ProC
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
1 6 (85.71%) Ajax
1 6 (85.71%) Business Development
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Windows

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (85.71%) Toad
1 6 (85.71%) ProC
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) Ajax
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) OpenVMS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) COBOL
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft