The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £51,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-26.47% +27.50%
IEC 61508
England

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 East Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
395 371 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.85% 9.54% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 274 303 299
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

IEC 61508
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IEC 61508.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (100.00%) Military
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Avionics
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 4 (100.00%) DO-254
1 4 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IEC 61508. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (100.00%) Military
1 4 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 4 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 4 (100.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft