The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEC 61508
Rank - - 113
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 0.072%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,250 £52,250
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -7.65%
IEC 61508
South East

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 West Sussex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
132 155 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.77% 12.61% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 123 138 103
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

IEC 61508 Salary Trend in West Sussex

IEC 61508
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for IEC 61508.

1 1 (100.00%) MathWorks
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) ISO26262
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA

IEC 61508
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO26262
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MathWorks