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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 327 322
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.009% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.084% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £46,250
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
1083 1193 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.19% 10.17% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 877 998 1050
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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