Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 13485
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1161 1174 1278
Rank change year-on-year +13 +104 +23
Permanent jobs citing ISO 13485 16 63 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.033% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.074% 0.25% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 13 50 16
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% -22.22%
10th Percentile £33,550 £33,300 £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% -22.22%

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 21714 25117 28179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.33% 13.12% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 19944 22310
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,765 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.47% +10.59% -
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 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO 13485 in the UK

ISO 13485
Top 10 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 25 September 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
England +26 15 £42,500 -5.56% 2
UK excluding London +4 14 £45,000 - 2
Midlands +57 5 £40,000 -23.81%
South East +24 4 £39,250 -12.78%
West Midlands +22 4 £42,500 -19.05%
North of England -4 3 £45,000 +33.33% 2
North West -11 3 £45,000 - 1
London +3 2 £51,250 -14.58%
Scotland -6 1 £47,500 +11.76%
East of England -14 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
3 8 (50.00%) C
4 7 (43.75%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) IEC 62304
5 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) C++
5 5 (31.25%) Embedded C
5 5 (31.25%) Quality Management
5 5 (31.25%) Electronics
5 5 (31.25%) Validation
6 4 (25.00%) CAD
6 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (25.00%) Signal Processing
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) QMS
6 4 (25.00%) MISRA
7 3 (18.75%) MISRA C
7 3 (18.75%) Android
7 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Qt
7 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
7 3 (18.75%) QML
7 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) 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:

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (12.50%) Doxygen
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) VectorCAST
3 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) PCB Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) PCB Layout Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) QML
2 3 (18.75%) Qt
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) Itk
3 1 (6.25%) SignalR
3 1 (6.25%) VTK
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Quality Management
2 5 (31.25%) Validation
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) CAD
3 4 (25.00%) QMS
3 4 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Vision
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Image Processing
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (12.50%) Physics
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded C
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) IEC 62304
2 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (25.00%) MISRA
3 3 (18.75%) MISRA C
4 2 (12.50%) ISO 26262
4 2 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (6.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) QNX