The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Rank 955 976 992
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.008% 0.024% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12142 12608 13278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.75% 11.35% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9620 9842 10406
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) within the UK.

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) Salary Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 1 £47,500 +7.95%
West Midlands -21 1 £47,500 +7.95%

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) 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 ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE).

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) ISO 9001
1 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) ISO26262
2 1 (11.11%) Def Stans
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) IEC 61508
2 1 (11.11%) DO-254
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) CMMI
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment

ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) 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 ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) CMMI
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (11.11%) Def Stans
2 1 (11.11%) DO-254
2 1 (11.11%) IEC 61508
2 1 (11.11%) ISO26262