The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%
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 North East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
67 64 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.76% 10.08% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 58 47 42
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in the North East

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in the North East