The first table below looks at the demand for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 24 April 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - 207 -
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.020% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -10.61%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
404 501 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.29% 10.02% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 352 408 267
Average salary £43,250 £37,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.89% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IEC 61508
England

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IEC 61508 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in the West Midlands