The first table below looks at the demand for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - 112 125
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.059% 0.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.61% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
190 163 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.63% 9.55% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 148 112 142
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £22,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
IEC 61508
North West

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire