The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - 134 140
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.047% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.41% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
IEC 61508
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
193 241 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.45% 11.38% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 164 199 220
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire