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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 76 -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.21% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 18.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
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
61 59 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.92% 6.49% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 54
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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