Period
to 28 September 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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 13485
UK
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 669 1059 1159
Rank change year-on-year +390 +100 +49
Permanent jobs citing ISO 13485 17 21 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.015% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.30% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 20
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22% -
10th Percentile £28,870 £38,775 £35,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £74,375 £63,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 5,718 18,548 21,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.91% 13.31% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4,435 13,725 16,623
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 28 September 2020.

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 28 September 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 +393 13 £55,000 - 18
UK excluding London +319 11 £55,000 - 21
South East +221 6 £57,500 +4.55% 6
London +273 4 £42,700 -43.07%
Scotland +103 2 £47,500 -17.39% 3
North of England - 2 £50,000 - 3
East of England +144 1 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Work from Home +56 1 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 3
North West - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 5 (29.41%) QA
5 5 (29.41%) IEC 62304
5 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) C
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
6 4 (23.53%) Physics
6 4 (23.53%) Electronics
6 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
6 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (23.53%) WPF
7 3 (17.65%) YAML
7 3 (17.65%) HIPAA
7 3 (17.65%) Fiddler
7 3 (17.65%) Selenium
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning
7 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
7 3 (17.65%) User Stories
7 3 (17.65%) Microservices
7 3 (17.65%) Acceptance Criteria

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 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.88%) PTC Creo
1 1 (5.88%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) CircleCI
2 3 (17.65%) Fiddler
2 3 (17.65%) Postman
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Advisor
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Scientist
4 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Validation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) WPF
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) YAML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) OpenCV
3 2 (11.76%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) Caffe
4 1 (5.88%) MXNet
4 1 (5.88%) PyTorch
4 1 (5.88%) TensorFlow
4 1 (5.88%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Biotechnology
2 2 (11.76%) CPLD
2 2 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (11.76%) Life Science
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
4 4 (23.53%) Physics
4 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 3 (17.65%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning
5 3 (17.65%) Microservices
5 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
5 3 (17.65%) User Stories
5 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
6 2 (11.76%) SysML
6 2 (11.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) C
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Scala
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
4 1 (5.88%) PhD
4 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) IEC 62304
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 3 (17.65%) HIPAA
2 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (11.76%) GDPR
3 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (5.88%) GAMP
4 1 (5.88%) Good Clinical Practice
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Apple
1 2 (11.76%) EMC
1 2 (11.76%) Google