The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 628 627
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.019% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £46,250
IEC 61508
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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4904 5202 4681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.97% 11.04% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3984 4072 3746
Average salary £55,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IEC 61508 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in London

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in London

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in London