The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 0.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
16 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.97% 4.09% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 18
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £62,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
IEC 61508
Scotland

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

IEC 61508
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing IEC 61508 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 IEC 61508.

1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Wonderware
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Allen-Bradley

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing IEC 61508 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 IEC 61508. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Wonderware
1 1 (100.00%) Allen-Bradley