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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - 219
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 - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -10.30%
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
856 690 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.27% 11.77% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 567 456 569
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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