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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - 62
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -10.30%
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
93 65 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.38% 9.95% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 71 48 46
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £42,500 £60,000
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
Durham, County Durham
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
County Durham
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Open towards salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago