Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for IEC 62304 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IEC 62304 over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IEC 62304
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 592 651
Rank change year-on-year +56 +59 +1
Permanent jobs citing IEC 62304 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.010% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.083% 0.088% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
South East median annual salary £38,500 £35,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.63% -17.95%
10th Percentile £32,950 £29,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £42,050 £42,500 £44,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IEC 62304 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 3599 4569 5403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.40% 12.99% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3593 4345
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,845
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.03% +7.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

IEC 62304
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing IEC 62304 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for IEC 62304 in the South East

IEC 62304
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IEC 62304 in the South East.

Salary trend for IEC 62304 in the South East

IEC 62304
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IEC 62304 within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 October 2017. 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
Thames Valley +38 3 £38,500 +7.69%
Oxfordshire +9 3 £38,500 +7.69%
IEC 62304
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing IEC 62304 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 South East region with a requirement for IEC 62304.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 13485
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Vision
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) VTK
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) SignalR
3 1 (33.33%) Itk
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Information Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree

IEC 62304
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Itk
1 1 (33.33%) SignalR
1 1 (33.33%) VTK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Vision
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Information Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Power Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 13485
2 1 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft