The first table below looks at the demand for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank 870 827 840
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +13
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 18 17 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.017% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 20
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11618 10431 10797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.63% 10.25% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9111 8345 8927
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,062 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
IEC 61508
UK

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IEC 61508 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IEC 61508 within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West -3 16 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England -4 1 - - 1
London -28 1 - -
IEC 61508
UK

IEC 61508
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 36 (83.72%) UML
2 28 (65.12%) Software Engineering
3 25 (58.14%) Aerospace
4 16 (37.21%) C
4 16 (37.21%) C++
4 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
5 15 (34.88%) Rational DOORS
6 14 (32.56%) Degree
7 13 (30.23%) Linux
8 12 (27.91%) Telecoms
8 12 (27.91%) Digital Media
9 11 (25.58%) DO-178B
9 11 (25.58%) Electronics
9 11 (25.58%) MODAF
10 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
10 10 (23.26%) Embarcadero
10 10 (23.26%) Borland
10 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
10 10 (23.26%) V-Model
10 10 (23.26%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (23.26%) GCC
11 9 (20.93%) TickIT
11 9 (20.93%) Embedded C
12 8 (18.60%) Ethernet
12 8 (18.60%) CAN bus
13 6 (13.95%) CMMI
13 6 (13.95%) Scrum
14 4 (9.30%) VxWorks
14 4 (9.30%) .NET
14 4 (9.30%) C#

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
2 8 (18.60%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.33%) SNMP
3 1 (2.33%) ATM
3 1 (2.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.33%) 802.11
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (23.26%) GCC
2 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) PVCS
3 2 (4.65%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 25 (58.14%) Aerospace
2 12 (27.91%) Telecoms
3 11 (25.58%) Electronics
4 3 (6.98%) Military
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Software Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Development Manager
3 6 (13.95%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Software Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Real Time Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Principal Security Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Digital Media
2 10 (23.26%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (18.60%) CAN bus
4 3 (6.98%) CCTV
4 3 (6.98%) SCADA
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) VxWorks
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) UML
2 28 (65.12%) Software Engineering
3 11 (25.58%) MODAF
4 10 (23.26%) V-Model
5 6 (13.95%) CMMI
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) Cyber Security
6 3 (6.98%) SysML
7 2 (4.65%) TDD
7 2 (4.65%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (4.65%) OO
7 2 (4.65%) OOD
8 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.33%) Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) C
1 16 (37.21%) C++
2 9 (20.93%) Embedded C
3 4 (9.30%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) DO-178B
2 9 (20.93%) TickIT
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Embarcadero
1 10 (23.26%) Borland
2 1 (2.33%) Renesas
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