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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEC 61508
Rank - 84 -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 1.54% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £47,500
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
135 140 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.71% 10.75% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 111 101 117
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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