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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 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 £47,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
97 42 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.09% 5.50% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76 34 57
Median salary £38,750 £36,750 £35,831
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.44% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,700 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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