The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank 113 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.063% - 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.57% - 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Median salary £65,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -4.76%
IEC 61508
South West

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 Bristol region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
176 178 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.14% 9.15% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 152 139 196
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,100 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing IEC 61508 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Bristol

IEC 61508
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for IEC 61508.

1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) QNX
2 1 (50.00%) LynxOS
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Def Stans

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) LynxOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (50.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) QNX