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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - 76
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 1.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -26.47%
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
113 93 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.20% 8.17% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 100 75 61
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,650 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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