The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for IEC 61508 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IEC 61508
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - - 109
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - - 0.069%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £37,750 £38,750
% change year-on-year +9.27% -2.58%  

IEC 61508 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 75 161 135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 6.15% 10.88% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 59 129 115
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

IEC 61508
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing IEC 61508 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for IEC 61508 in Cambridge

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for IEC 61508 in Cambridge