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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - - 119
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.064%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £46,250
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
137 180 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.25% 10.13% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 120 160 111
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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