The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - 245 226
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.014% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.18% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
607 568 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.51% 7.84% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 493 473 465
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £22,500 £23,225
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
IEC 61508
England

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