Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 13485 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 13485 over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 13485
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1129 1165 1169
Rank change year-on-year +36 +4 +107
Permanent jobs citing ISO 13485 26 39 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 49
UK median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% - +28.57%
10th Percentile £34,875 £33,000 £32,850
90th Percentile £71,625 £55,625 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +28.57%

ISO 13485 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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21,538 22,576 24,605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.30% 12.52% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16,232 16,889 19,451
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

ISO 13485
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 13485 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 13485 in the UK

ISO 13485
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO 13485.

Salary trend for ISO 13485 in the UK

ISO 13485
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 13485 over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO 13485 in the UK

ISO 13485
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 13485 within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 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
UK excluding London +21 26 £46,250 +2.78% 23
England +3 18 £46,250 +2.78% 17
Scotland +4 8 - - 2
North of England +29 7 £40,000 -11.11% 4
North West +17 6 £37,500 -16.67% 2
South East +19 5 £50,000 +16.28% 4
East of England +26 4 - - 6
South West +3 2 £67,500 +67.70%
Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing ISO 13485 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 with a requirement for ISO 13485.

1 16 (61.54%) Degree
2 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 12 (46.15%) Electronics
4 10 (38.46%) C
5 9 (34.62%) Manufacturing
5 9 (34.62%) Validation
6 8 (30.77%) C++
6 8 (30.77%) Commercial Awareness
7 7 (26.92%) C#
7 7 (26.92%) ISO 9001
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Firmware
9 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
9 5 (19.23%) Quality Management
9 5 (19.23%) Assembly Language
9 5 (19.23%) FMEA
9 5 (19.23%) Prototyping
9 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (15.38%) Altera
10 4 (15.38%) Android
10 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
10 4 (15.38%) QMS
10 4 (15.38%) FPGA Design
10 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (15.38%) VHDL
10 4 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (15.38%) Xilinx
10 4 (15.38%) EMC
10 4 (15.38%) Bluetooth

ISO 13485
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Bluetooth
2 3 (11.54%) RFID
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
3 2 (7.69%) Bugzilla
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 12 (46.15%) Electronics
2 9 (34.62%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 2 (7.69%) Automotive
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) FPGA Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Quality Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Senior FPGA Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) QML
1 3 (11.54%) Qt
1 3 (11.54%) WCF
1 3 (11.54%) WPF
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) Lucene
2 2 (7.69%) Velocity
2 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (15.38%) VHDL
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Life Science
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Wiki
4 1 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Biotechnology
4 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 9 (34.62%) Validation
3 8 (30.77%) Commercial Awareness
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (19.23%) FMEA
5 5 (19.23%) Prototyping
5 5 (19.23%) Quality Management
6 4 (15.38%) FPGA Design
6 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
6 4 (15.38%) QMS
7 3 (11.54%) CAD
7 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.54%) Physics
7 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Signal Processing
8 2 (7.69%) Change Control
8 2 (7.69%) PLM
8 2 (7.69%) V-Model
8 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C
2 8 (30.77%) C++
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) Assembly Language
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
5 4 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) Groovy
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (11.54%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.69%) IEC 62304
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 26262
2 2 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) GAMP
3 1 (3.85%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Altera
1 4 (15.38%) EMC
1 4 (15.38%) Xilinx
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) MKS
2 2 (7.69%) Siemens
3 1 (3.85%) QNX
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Wind River