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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
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
99 37 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.47% 4.71% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 86 28 52
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £31,700
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £22,260 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £45,450
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing IEC 61508 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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