The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank 255 244 261
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
763 520 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.46% 7.49% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 647 372 511
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 West

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in the North West

IEC 61508
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IEC 61508 within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cumbria - 1 £42,000 - 1
IEC 61508
England

IEC 61508
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IEC 61508.

1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IEC 61508. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
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