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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,250 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -7.21%
IEC 61508
East of England

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
269 316 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.96% 13.51% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 209 234 256
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £72,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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