Period
to 3 July 2020

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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 13485
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 824 1099 1183
Rank change year-on-year +275 +84 +1
Permanent jobs citing ISO 13485 20 19 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.013% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 0.094% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 22
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% +2.27%
10th Percentile £37,080 £39,000 £36,538
90th Percentile £67,750 £71,875 £57,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +22.22% +4.65%

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 9,674 20,202 22,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.22% 13.78% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7,360 14,792 17,540
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%

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 3 July 2020.

Salary histogram for ISO 13485 in the UK

ISO 13485
Top 7 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 3 July 2020. 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 +283 16 £55,000 +10.00% 15
UK excluding London +233 14 £55,000 - 16
South East +141 8 £55,000 - 1
East of England +95 4 £59,000 - 3
London +167 3 £20,400 -73.68% 2
Wales +13 1 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South West - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) C++
2 9 (45.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) QA
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) ISO 9001
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (30.00%) Change Control
5 6 (30.00%) IEC 62304
5 6 (30.00%) C
5 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (30.00%) Electronics
6 5 (25.00%) Validation
6 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (25.00%) Selenium
6 5 (25.00%) JSON
6 5 (25.00%) JIRA
6 5 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (25.00%) User Stories
7 4 (20.00%) Microservices
7 4 (20.00%) CircleCI
7 4 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (20.00%) YAML
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (20.00%) Postman
7 4 (20.00%) Fiddler

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 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) JIRA
2 5 (25.00%) Selenium
3 4 (20.00%) CircleCI
3 4 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 4 (20.00%) Postman
3 4 (20.00%) Subversion
4 3 (15.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (15.00%) Bugzilla
4 3 (15.00%) StarTeam
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (30.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Advisor
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Scientist
5 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (20.00%) YAML
3 2 (10.00%) OpenCV
3 2 (10.00%) WPF
4 1 (5.00%) Caffe
4 1 (5.00%) MXNet
4 1 (5.00%) PyTorch
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) TensorFlow
4 1 (5.00%) Torch
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Biotechnology
3 2 (10.00%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (30.00%) Change Control
3 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (25.00%) User Stories
4 5 (25.00%) Validation
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Microservices
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) CAPA
6 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
6 3 (15.00%) QMS
6 3 (15.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C++
1 9 (45.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) C
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Assembly Language
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
2 7 (35.00%) ISO 9001
3 6 (30.00%) IEC 62304
4 3 (15.00%) GAMP
4 3 (15.00%) GxP
4 3 (15.00%) IEC 61508
5 2 (10.00%) GDPR
5 2 (10.00%) HIPAA
5 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Perforce
2 2 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft