The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IEC 61508
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
284 407 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.34% 12.46% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 162 245 251
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing IEC 61508 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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