The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford - - 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,125 £52,250
% change year-on-year
-3.30% -5.98%
IEC 61508
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.26% 4.35% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 22
Median salary £47,500 £38,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £30,750 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%