The first table below looks at the demand for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.04% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.92% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
157 140 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.66% 10.90% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 123 129 39
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
IEC 61508
UK

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IEC 61508 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

IEC 61508
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IEC 61508 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Mid Wales - 14 £40,000 - 4
IEC 61508
UK

IEC 61508
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 14 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 11 (78.57%) C
2 11 (78.57%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) UML
3 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 8 (57.14%) System Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (21.43%) Electronics
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Project Planning

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

General
1 14 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Software Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Software Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) UML
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 8 (57.14%) System Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C
1 11 (78.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
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