The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 33 -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.49% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £52,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +11.11%
IEC 61508
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 Aberdeen region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
31 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 25.00% 7.39% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 24
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +64.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IEC 61508 across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IEC 61508 across the Aberdeen region.

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Aberdeen