The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank 418 478 466
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -12
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.006% 0.005% 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.057% 0.040% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1745 2508 2684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.64% 11.66% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1440 2090 2038
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in the South East

IEC 61508
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IEC 61508 within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +28 1 £40,000 -11.11%
IEC 61508
England

IEC 61508
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing IEC 61508 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for IEC 61508.

1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Perforce
1 4 (66.67%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) ISO13485
2 2 (33.33%) RS-232
2 2 (33.33%) Def Stans
2 2 (33.33%) DO-178B
2 2 (33.33%) VectorCAST
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (33.33%) VectorCAST
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO13485
2 2 (33.33%) Def Stans
2 2 (33.33%) DO-178B
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Perforce
Wokingham, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago