The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 5.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
IEC 61508
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
31 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.85% 3.43% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 33
Average salary £38,500 £38,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £21,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £51,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IEC 61508 across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Cheltenham