The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IEC 61508
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - - 145
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.098%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -7.51%

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 Hertfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
212 295 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.26% 13.34% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 192 212 215
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £84,100 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire