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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IEC 61508
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - - 140
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.097%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%

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
199 250 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.84% 12.35% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 176 188 207
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £30,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

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