The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank 859 929 938
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +9
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 7 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.003% 0.022%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.073% 0.025% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 17
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,500 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £44,500 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
IEC 61508
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9613 11791 12097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.44% 11.90% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7713 9406 9606
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +4.76%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in England

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in England

IEC 61508
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IEC 61508 within the England region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -14 5 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 - -
IEC 61508
UK

IEC 61508
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for IEC 61508.

1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 15 (65.22%) C
3 10 (43.48%) Electronics
3 10 (43.48%) Validation
3 10 (43.48%) Embedded C
4 8 (34.78%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) DO-178B
6 6 (26.09%) V-Model
6 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
6 6 (26.09%) Subversion
6 6 (26.09%) Python
6 6 (26.09%) C++
6 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
7 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (21.74%) C#
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) Assembly Language
8 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
8 4 (17.39%) MATLAB
8 4 (17.39%) Simulink
8 4 (17.39%) VxWorks
8 4 (17.39%) JIRA
8 4 (17.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) Perforce
8 4 (17.39%) Coverity
8 4 (17.39%) TortoiseSVN

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Simulink
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (17.39%) Profibus
3 2 (8.70%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
1 6 (26.09%) Subversion
2 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) SonarQube
2 4 (17.39%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (8.70%) VectorCAST
4 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (43.48%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Software Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (17.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (8.70%) Device Driver
3 2 (8.70%) Physics
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) VxWorks
4 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) Validation
3 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 6 (26.09%) V-Model
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Change Control
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Release Management
4 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C
2 10 (43.48%) Embedded C
3 6 (26.09%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Assembly Language
4 5 (21.74%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) DO-178B
2 4 (17.39%) ISO13485
3 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
3 3 (13.04%) ISO26262
4 2 (8.70%) Def Stans
5 1 (4.35%) ISO 9000
5 1 (4.35%) MISRA
5 1 (4.35%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
1 4 (17.39%) Coverity
1 4 (17.39%) Perforce
2 1 (4.35%) Renesas
Wokingham, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
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