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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £43,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-12.64% +4.19%
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
86 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.51% 9.53% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 48
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,700 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago