Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEC 61508
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 547 628
Permanent jobs citing IEC 61508 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.017% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.15% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
South East median annual salary - £52,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.81% +28.67%
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +5.56%

IEC 61508 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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4,018 3,442 5,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.27% 11.71% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,164 2,730 4,304
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +8.89%

IEC 61508
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing IEC 61508 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for IEC 61508 in the South East

IEC 61508
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for IEC 61508 in the South East