Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 13485
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1160 1161 1267
Rank change year-on-year +1 +106 +11
Permanent jobs citing ISO 13485 38 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.013% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 30
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,375 £32,925 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,750 £66,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%

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 22,797 21,690 27,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.90% 12.41% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17,727 17,199 21,448
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.76% - +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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 2018. 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 +3 38 £45,000 +5.88% 20
UK excluding London -4 38 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Midlands +17 10 £47,500 +35.71% 3
West Midlands +6 9 £50,000 +42.86% 2
East of England +1 9 £45,000 -10.00% 8
South East +13 8 £50,000 +13.64% 5
North of England -9 8 £45,000 +5.88% 3
North West -16 8 £45,000 +5.88%
South West - 3 £40,250 -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 31 (81.58%) Degree
2 19 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (50.00%) C#
3 16 (42.11%) C
4 12 (31.58%) ISO 9001
4 12 (31.58%) Quality Management
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) Validation
5 11 (28.95%) QA
5 11 (28.95%) QMS
6 10 (26.32%) Embedded C
6 10 (26.32%) Bluetooth
6 10 (26.32%) Windows
6 10 (26.32%) .NET
7 9 (23.68%) C++
7 9 (23.68%) Java
7 9 (23.68%) Android
7 9 (23.68%) Physics
7 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (21.05%) Signal Processing
8 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
9 7 (18.42%) SOLIDWORKS
9 7 (18.42%) CAD
9 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
9 7 (18.42%) Qt
9 7 (18.42%) QML
9 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (18.42%) Life Science
9 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
9 7 (18.42%) Computer Science Degree

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 (7.89%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (13.16%) Doxygen
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Bluetooth
2 3 (7.89%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.16%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (10.53%) JIRA
4 3 (7.89%) Subversion
4 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.89%) VectorCAST
5 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.79%) Electronics
2 5 (13.16%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Software Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Quality Manager
6 5 (13.16%) QC Manager
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Manager
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Quality Manager
7 4 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) GUI Software Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Quality Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Software Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) QML
2 7 (18.42%) Qt
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
3 3 (7.89%) JSON
3 3 (7.89%) REST
3 3 (7.89%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) WCF
4 2 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (18.42%) Life Science
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.26%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (5.26%) Biotechnology
4 2 (5.26%) Device Driver
4 2 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.63%) LIMS
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) NHS
5 1 (2.63%) Verilog
5 1 (2.63%) VHDL
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Android
3 7 (18.42%) FreeRTOS
4 5 (13.16%) SafeRTOS
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Quality Management
3 11 (28.95%) QMS
3 11 (28.95%) Validation
4 9 (23.68%) Physics
5 8 (21.05%) Signal Processing
6 7 (18.42%) CAD
6 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
6 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
7 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
8 5 (13.16%) BDD
8 5 (13.16%) Multithreaded Programming
8 5 (13.16%) Requirements Management
8 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
8 5 (13.16%) Scrum
8 5 (13.16%) SDLC
8 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (7.89%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) C#
2 16 (42.11%) C
3 10 (26.32%) Embedded C
4 9 (23.68%) C++
4 9 (23.68%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (81.58%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) ISO 9001
2 11 (28.95%) QA
3 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (15.79%) IEC 62304
5 5 (13.16%) MISRA
5 5 (13.16%) MISRA C
6 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) ANSYS
2 2 (5.26%) QNX
2 2 (5.26%) Wind River
3 1 (2.63%) EMC
3 1 (2.63%) Sage