Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISO 26262 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 26262 over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 26262
UK > England
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1100 1124 1234
Rank change year-on-year +24 +110 +53
Permanent jobs citing ISO 26262 39 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.018% 0.006%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.14% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 11
England median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.89% +5.56%

ISO 26262 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21,634 20,379 24,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.60% 12.30% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16,443 15,344 19,749
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% - +7.78%

ISO 26262
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ISO 26262 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 26262 in England

ISO 26262
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO 26262 in England.

Salary trend for ISO 26262 in England

ISO 26262
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 26262 in England over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO 26262 in England

ISO 26262
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 26262 within the England region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +52 28 £52,500 +11.70% 14
Midlands +35 28 £52,500 +11.11% 14
South East +11 5 £50,000 -4.76% 12
North of England +26 4 £42,500 +21.43%
North East - 3 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +40 1 £40,000 +14.29%
South West -9 1 £42,500 +6.25%
ISO 26262
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing ISO 26262 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for ISO 26262.

1 30 (76.92%) Automotive
2 20 (51.28%) Electronics
2 20 (51.28%) Embedded Systems
3 19 (48.72%) Degree
3 19 (48.72%) C
4 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
5 10 (25.64%) SysML
6 9 (23.08%) C++
7 8 (20.51%) Embedded C
7 8 (20.51%) Firmware
8 6 (15.38%) MISRA
8 6 (15.38%) FMEA
8 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (12.82%) Validation
9 5 (12.82%) Digital Signal Processing
9 5 (12.82%) Signal Processing
9 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
10 4 (10.26%) CAN bus
10 4 (10.26%) UML
10 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.69%) FlexRay
11 3 (7.69%) IEC 62304
11 3 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
11 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
11 3 (7.69%) Simulink
11 3 (7.69%) Requirements Management
12 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Development
12 2 (5.13%) Rational Rhapsody

ISO 26262
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (7.69%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
2 3 (7.69%) FlexRay
3 1 (2.56%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Ant
1 2 (5.13%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 30 (76.92%) Automotive
2 20 (51.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Architect
1 10 (25.64%) Embedded Engineer
1 10 (25.64%) Systems Architect
2 9 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Principal Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) WinForms
1 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (51.28%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) CAN bus
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) ASIC
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
2 10 (25.64%) SysML
3 6 (15.38%) FMEA
3 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (12.82%) Digital Signal Processing
4 5 (12.82%) Signal Processing
4 5 (12.82%) Validation
5 4 (10.26%) UML
6 3 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (7.69%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) DMAIC
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
8 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.56%) Process Management
8 1 (2.56%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C
2 9 (23.08%) C++
3 8 (20.51%) Embedded C
4 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.13%) C#
5 2 (5.13%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Ada
6 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CIPD
2 1 (2.56%) HNC
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) MISRA
2 3 (7.69%) IEC 62304
3 1 (2.56%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.56%) HAZOP
3 1 (2.56%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) EMC