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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - 611 -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.007% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.065% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £47,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-44.21% +13.77%
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
5072 4638 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.97% 10.49% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3967 3692 4282
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £80,000 £80,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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

IEC 61508
Top 6 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IEC 61508.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IEC 61508. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared