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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - 244 236
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.014% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.17% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
601 581 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.62% 7.88% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 477 482 448
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,575 £22,500 £23,475
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £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