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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 53 40
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 1.99% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 14.58% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
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
21 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.54% 13.64% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 20
Average salary £38,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £71,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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