The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - 334 -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.016% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year
-7.60% -6.59%
IEC 61508
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1065 1305 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.64% 10.76% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1155 1069
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in the City of London

IEC 61508
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IEC 61508.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IEC 61508. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared