The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - 109 115
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.069% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.52% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.26%
IEC 61508
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
90 194 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.70% 13.32% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74 166 152
Median salary £46,000 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.74% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,300 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Cambridge