The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - 93
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
IEC 61508
UK

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
127 142 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.82% 11.19% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 104 114 102
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £15,800 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +6.02%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales 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 Wales

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Wales

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in Wales