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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 0.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £45,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-29.12% +9.63%
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
22 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.63% 4.66% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 20
Average salary £38,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £40,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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