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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IEC 61508
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - - 138
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.045%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%

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
140 255 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.52% 11.86% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 115 207 201
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,300 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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