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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - 102
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -4.76%
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
142 149 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.71% 10.57% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 120 113 123
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,450 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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

IEC 61508
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for IEC 61508.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C