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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - 247 247
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.015% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.20% 1.86%
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 £32,250 £45,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-29.12% +9.63%
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
676 489 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.15% 7.16% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 556 390 559
Average salary £40,000 £39,650 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% +5.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago