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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 121 116
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.22% 0.062%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.21% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
146 181 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.77% 9.95% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 127 157 132
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £20,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IEC 61508 across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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