Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 13485
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 706 1017 1096
Rank change year-on-year +311 +79 +55
Permanent jobs citing ISO 13485 39 12 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.062% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.52% 0.076% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 12
Median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £35,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +16.67%

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 7,484 15,888 20,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.98% 12.57% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5,578 12,337 15,577
Median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £30,740 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

ISO 13485
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO 13485 in the UK

ISO 13485
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO 13485.

Salary trend for ISO 13485 in the UK

ISO 13485
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO 13485 over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 2021. 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 +237 34 £47,500 -13.64% 19
England +290 22 £50,000 -9.09% 16
Scotland - 16 £47,500 - 1
South East +176 15 £50,000 -9.09% 3
London +186 4 £65,000 -13.33%
Work from Home - 3 £50,000 -
North of England - 2 £50,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 17 (43.59%) C
2 16 (41.03%) Degree
3 15 (38.46%) ISO 9001
3 15 (38.46%) Manufacturing
4 14 (35.90%) Firmware
5 12 (30.77%) Mathematics
6 9 (23.08%) Physics
6 9 (23.08%) Embedded C
7 8 (20.51%) C#
7 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
7 8 (20.51%) Quality Management
7 8 (20.51%) Electronics
8 7 (17.95%) Validation
8 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
8 7 (17.95%) Google
8 7 (17.95%) Marketing
8 7 (17.95%) C++
8 7 (17.95%) .NET
8 7 (17.95%) Apple
8 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (17.95%) Business Development
8 7 (17.95%) WCF
8 7 (17.95%) WPF
8 7 (17.95%) Multithreading
8 7 (17.95%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (17.95%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (15.38%) Biology
9 6 (15.38%) Java
9 6 (15.38%) SQL

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) PTC Creo
1 1 (2.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Azure
1 3 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.56%) Postman
5 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 8 (20.51%) Electronics
3 7 (17.95%) Marketing
4 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Firmware Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Product Owner
6 4 (10.26%) QA Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Electronics Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Engineering Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) .NET
1 7 (17.95%) WCF
1 7 (17.95%) WPF
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
2 3 (7.69%) OpenCV
2 3 (7.69%) PhoneGap
2 3 (7.69%) PyTorch
2 3 (7.69%) React Native
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) JSON
4 1 (2.56%) REST
4 1 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) NHS
3 3 (7.69%) ASIC
3 3 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) Life Science
5 1 (2.56%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.56%) CPLD
5 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 9 (23.08%) Physics
3 8 (20.51%) Quality Management
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Business Development
4 7 (17.95%) Multithreading
4 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.95%) Validation
5 6 (15.38%) Biology
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.26%) B2B
7 4 (10.26%) Commercial Awareness
7 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Decision-Making
7 4 (10.26%) ERP
7 4 (10.26%) Market Research
7 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
7 4 (10.26%) Product Roadmap
7 4 (10.26%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) C
2 9 (23.08%) Embedded C
3 8 (20.51%) C#
4 7 (17.95%) C++
5 6 (15.38%) Java
5 6 (15.38%) SQL
6 3 (7.69%) PHP
6 3 (7.69%) Python
7 2 (5.13%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (17.95%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) ISO 9001
2 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.82%) QA
3 3 (7.69%) IEC 62304
4 2 (5.13%) HIPAA
5 1 (2.56%) GAMP
5 1 (2.56%) GMP
5 1 (2.56%) Good Clinical Practice
5 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Firmware
2 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Apple
1 7 (17.95%) Google
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.56%) EMC
3 1 (2.56%) Minitab
3 1 (2.56%) SAP