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 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEC 61508
Rank - - 200
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.082%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
434 521 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.06% 9.41% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 343 415 355
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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