The table below looks at the statistics for PAS 55 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PAS 55 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PAS 55
Rank - - 883
Permanent jobs citing PAS 55 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £95,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £100,000

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
11682 10934 11662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.43% 9.99% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9196 8385 9540
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

PAS 55
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PAS 55 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PAS 55 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PAS 55
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PAS 55 within the UK.

PAS 55 Salary Trend in the UK