The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 202 206
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.083% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.90% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +5.71%
IEC 61508
South East

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 Surrey region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
509 442 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 11.30% 9.15% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 438 376 474
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Surrey

IEC 61508
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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%) C
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) MathWorks
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) TargetLink
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) TargetLink
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MathWorks