Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 13485
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1149 1175 1269
Rank change year-on-year +26 +94 +36
Permanent jobs citing ISO 13485 40 62 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.033% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.25% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 25 49 23
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% -26.32%
10th Percentile £32,900 £32,850 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,750 £48,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +28.57% -26.32%

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 22784 24589 27973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.65% 12.95% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17099 19449 22114
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,367
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +5.68% +3.04%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98% +4.19%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 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
UK excluding London +20 39 £45,000 - 16
England +18 39 £45,000 - 15
Midlands +33 12 £45,000 -14.29% 1
West Midlands +23 11 £47,500 -9.52% 1
South East -1 9 £43,000 -4.44% 6
North of England +11 7 £45,000 +16.13% 2
East of England +8 7 - - 5
North West -12 7 £45,000 +9.09%
South West - 3 £40,250 - 1
London +10 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Scotland -12 1 £47,500 +11.76%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISO 13485 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ISO 13485.

1 33 (82.50%) Degree
2 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 19 (47.50%) C#
4 16 (40.00%) C
5 12 (30.00%) Quality Management
5 12 (30.00%) .NET
5 12 (30.00%) ISO 9001
6 11 (27.50%) QA
7 10 (25.00%) Physics
7 10 (25.00%) QMS
7 10 (25.00%) Embedded C
7 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 10 (25.00%) Windows
8 9 (22.50%) Validation
8 9 (22.50%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (22.50%) IEC 62304
9 8 (20.00%) Signal Processing
9 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.00%) C++
9 8 (20.00%) Java
9 8 (20.00%) CAD
10 7 (17.50%) Bluetooth
10 7 (17.50%) SOLIDWORKS
10 7 (17.50%) Electronics
10 7 (17.50%) Qt
10 7 (17.50%) Android
10 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing

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 3 (7.50%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (15.00%) Doxygen
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (10.00%) JIRA
3 4 (10.00%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) VectorCAST
4 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (17.50%) Electronics
2 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) QC Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Quality Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Quality Manager
5 4 (10.00%) GUI Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Electronics Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) .NET
2 7 (17.50%) QML
2 7 (17.50%) Qt
3 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (7.50%) JSON
4 3 (7.50%) REST
4 3 (7.50%) XML
5 2 (5.00%) WCF
5 2 (5.00%) WPF
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.50%) Itk
6 1 (2.50%) SignalR
6 1 (2.50%) VTK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (22.50%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (10.00%) Life Science
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) Verilog
5 1 (2.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Android
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 10 (25.00%) Physics
3 10 (25.00%) QMS
4 9 (22.50%) Validation
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.00%) CAD
5 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 8 (20.00%) Signal Processing
6 7 (17.50%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Multithreaded Programming
7 6 (15.00%) Requirements Management
7 6 (15.00%) Software Architecture
8 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (10.00%) Scrum
9 4 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) C
3 10 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 8 (20.00%) C++
4 8 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (82.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) ISO 9001
2 11 (27.50%) QA
3 9 (22.50%) IEC 62304
4 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (17.50%) MISRA
5 7 (17.50%) MISRA C
6 1 (2.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (2.50%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) ANSYS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) EMC
3 1 (2.50%) QNX
3 1 (2.50%) Sage