The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - 225
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.037%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year
-7.60% -6.59%
IEC 61508
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
816 667 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.76% 11.30% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 542 453 525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,050 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Berkshire