Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 13485
UK
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1165 1148 1267
Rank change year-on-year -17 +119 +33
Permanent jobs citing ISO 13485 32 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.009% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.079% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 19
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £37,550 £28,750 £34,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £69,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%

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 22,550 20,331 26,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.13% 12.03% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17,362 15,933 21,047
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,125 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO 13485 in the UK

ISO 13485
Top 13 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 22 May 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 -9 31 £45,000 +5.88% 16
England -6 26 £45,000 +5.88% 16
North of England -4 9 £52,500 +23.53% 5
South East -1 8 £45,000 +4.65% 3
North West +16 5 £52,500 +23.53% 1
East of England -4 5 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Scotland -29 4 £60,000 -
North East - 4 - - 4
South West - 2 £40,250 - 2
Wales - 2 £46,250 - 1
Midlands +8 1 £32,500 -7.14% 2
London -2 1 £55,000 -15.38% 1
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (75.00%) Degree
2 16 (50.00%) Electronics
3 15 (46.88%) Validation
4 14 (43.75%) C
4 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (37.50%) C++
5 12 (37.50%) Project Management
6 11 (34.38%) Signal Processing
6 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (31.25%) Manufacturing
7 10 (31.25%) CAD
8 8 (25.00%) ISO 9001
8 8 (25.00%) C#
8 8 (25.00%) QML
8 8 (25.00%) Qt
8 8 (25.00%) IEC 62304
9 7 (21.88%) SDLC
9 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
9 7 (21.88%) Life Science
9 7 (21.88%) Linux
9 7 (21.88%) Bluetooth
10 6 (18.75%) Java
10 6 (18.75%) Firmware
10 6 (18.75%) Quality Management
10 6 (18.75%) QA
10 6 (18.75%) Android
10 6 (18.75%) Digital Signal Processing
11 5 (15.63%) JIRA

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 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Bluetooth
2 3 (9.38%) RFID
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Qt Creator
3 1 (3.13%) QADirector
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (50.00%) Electronics
2 10 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Design Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Quality Manager
6 1 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) QA Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) QML
1 8 (25.00%) Qt
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) WCF
3 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.88%) Life Science
3 4 (12.50%) Arduino
4 2 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.25%) Biotechnology
4 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.13%) LIMS
5 1 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) PMI
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.25%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Validation
2 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Project Management
4 11 (34.38%) Signal Processing
5 10 (31.25%) CAD
6 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (21.88%) SDLC
7 6 (18.75%) Digital Signal Processing
7 6 (18.75%) Quality Management
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.50%) QMS
8 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
9 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma
9 3 (9.38%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C
2 12 (37.50%) C++
3 8 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) Java
5 5 (15.63%) Embedded C
6 2 (6.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.25%) IRCA
3 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (3.13%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) IEC 62304
1 8 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 6 (18.75%) QA
3 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (9.38%) JTAG
4 2 (6.25%) GAMP
5 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Atmel
2 2 (6.25%) QNX
2 2 (6.25%) Wind River
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft