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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 334 331
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.072% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
1156 1382 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.01% 11.09% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1159 973
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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