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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - 41
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 1.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary - £46,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.11%
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
14 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.34% 4.04% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 17
Average salary £36,500 £44,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £63,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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