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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
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
28 76 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.07% 11.52% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 59 45
Average salary £46,250 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.47% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £53,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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