Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 13485
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1140 1184 1223
Rank change year-on-year +44 +39 +79
Permanent jobs citing ISO 13485 29 17 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.010% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.078% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 44
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £38,263 £33,600 £30,600
90th Percentile £54,875 £61,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22,822 21,661 26,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.50% 12.23% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17,246 16,216 20,664
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% - +7.78%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £26,750
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% - +6.25%

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO 13485 in the UK

ISO 13485
Top 11 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 19 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
UK excluding London +40 28 £45,000 - 26
England +20 23 £45,000 +5.88% 26
North of England +21 8 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South East +18 7 £45,000 +14.65% 6
East of England +15 5 £45,000 -14.29% 11
North West +18 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Scotland -12 4 £60,000 +26.32% 1
North East - 4 - -
South West - 2 £40,250 - 2
Wales - 2 £46,250 - 1
London +35 1 £55,000 +7.32% 2

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 21 (72.41%) Degree
2 15 (51.72%) Electronics
3 12 (41.38%) Project Management
4 9 (31.03%) C
4 9 (31.03%) Validation
4 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
5 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
5 8 (27.59%) C++
5 8 (27.59%) Signal Processing
5 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (24.14%) IEC 62304
6 7 (24.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (24.14%) CAD
6 7 (24.14%) ISO 9001
6 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) Quality Management
7 6 (20.69%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) QA
7 6 (20.69%) Digital Signal Processing
8 5 (17.24%) QML
8 5 (17.24%) SDLC
8 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
8 5 (17.24%) Qt
8 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
8 5 (17.24%) Firmware
9 4 (13.79%) C#
9 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
9 4 (13.79%) Atmel
9 4 (13.79%) Confluence
9 4 (13.79%) Arduino

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 4 (13.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) Bitbucket
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) Qt Creator
3 1 (3.45%) QADirector
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (51.72%) Electronics
2 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Design Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Quality Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) C++ Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) GUI Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) QML
1 5 (17.24%) Qt
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Arduino
3 4 (13.79%) Life Science
4 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.45%) Biotechnology
5 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.45%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) Validation
3 8 (27.59%) Signal Processing
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) CAD
4 7 (24.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Digital Signal Processing
5 6 (20.69%) Quality Management
6 5 (17.24%) SDLC
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Microfluidics
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) QMS
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
9 2 (6.90%) Kaizen
9 2 (6.90%) PDCA
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) C
2 8 (27.59%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.90%) IRCA
2 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) IEC 62304
1 7 (24.14%) ISO 9001
2 6 (20.69%) QA
3 3 (10.34%) JTAG
4 2 (6.90%) GAMP
4 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Atmel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) QNX
2 1 (3.45%) Wind River