The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £43,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-12.64% +4.19%
IEC 61508
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
178 120 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.77% 12.92% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 144 106 126
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,646 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire