The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 82 -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.35% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £46,250
IEC 61508
South West

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 Dorset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
71 36 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.97% 4.25% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 48
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Dorset