The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank 85 75 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.33% 0.86% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.06% 8.97% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -12.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
98 78 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.71% 9.54% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 63 69 131
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
IEC 61508
South West

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

IEC 61508
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IEC 61508 within the Gloucestershire 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
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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
Cheltenham -14 1 £52,500 +40.00%
IEC 61508
South West

IEC 61508
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (88.24%) UML
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 14 (82.35%) Aerospace
3 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
3 12 (70.59%) Digital Media
4 10 (58.82%) C
5 9 (52.94%) Embedded C
5 9 (52.94%) TickIT
5 9 (52.94%) DO-178B
6 8 (47.06%) CAN bus
6 8 (47.06%) Ethernet
7 6 (35.29%) CMMI
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
8 3 (17.65%) VxWorks
8 3 (17.65%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) C#
8 3 (17.65%) C++
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (17.65%) SysML
8 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
9 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
9 2 (11.76%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (11.76%) PVCS
9 2 (11.76%) Linux
9 2 (11.76%) TDD
9 2 (11.76%) Military
9 2 (11.76%) SCADA

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (47.06%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (11.76%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (11.76%) PVCS
General
1 14 (82.35%) Aerospace
2 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Military
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Development Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Software Development Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Principal Security Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Digital Media
2 8 (47.06%) CAN bus
3 2 (11.76%) SCADA
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) VxWorks
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) UML
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) CMMI
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) SysML
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C
2 9 (52.94%) Embedded C
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) TickIT
1 9 (52.94%) DO-178B