The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - - 51
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - - 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
IEC 61508
West Midlands

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 Solihull region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
25 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 7.76% 10.66% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 13
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £18,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -