The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - 247 251
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.20% 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.75% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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 of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
925 858 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.10% 11.69% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 708 650 502
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in the East of England