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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - 262 264
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.041% 0.092%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.39% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £40,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +24.03%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +24.03%
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
744 777 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.96% 10.74% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 589 596 668
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing IEC 61508 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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