The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 81 85
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.75% 1.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.86% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £52,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
IEC 61508
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
71 102 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.70% 10.89% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 54 65 52
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire