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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank 115 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.064% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.50% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £45,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-29.12% +9.63%
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
200 130 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.38% 8.31% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 143 95 125
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

IEC 61508
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IEC 61508.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) ATM
1 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 5 (100.00%) Military
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Avionics
1 5 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IEC 61508. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) ATM
1 5 (100.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (100.00%) Military
1 5 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) DO-178B