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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IEC 61508
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - - 132
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.044%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £36,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -19.44%

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
141 263 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.79% 13.30% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 118 231 223
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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