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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 67 -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.63% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 8.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £52,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.65% +30.62%
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
31 49 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.69% 7.77% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 48
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £34,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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