The first table below looks at the demand for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank 177 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.025% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
312 267 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.70% 8.57% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 200 142 140
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,650 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IEC 61508
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IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Scotland

IEC 61508
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IEC 61508 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 1 £52,000 -
IEC 61508
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IEC 61508
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Wonderware
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Allen-Bradley

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Wonderware
1 1 (100.00%) Allen-Bradley