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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - 224
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
387 501 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 12.37% 12.29% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 320 435 501
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey 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 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 5 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 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 Surrey region with a requirement for IEC 61508.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (100.00%) Def Stans

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Def Stans
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B