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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - 290
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,750 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -15.86%
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
800 874 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.44% 11.53% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 636 677 776
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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