Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO/IEC 15288 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 15288 over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 15288
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1047 1151 1202
Rank change year-on-year +104 +51 +45
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 15288 23 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.008% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.060% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 8
UK median annual salary £75,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.41% -8.42% -34.48%
10th Percentile £56,500 £38,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £51,250 £83,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £43,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +72.41% +16.00% -48.28%

ISO/IEC 15288 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 17,995 21,713 21,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.21% 13.18% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13,426 16,472 16,176
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

ISO/IEC 15288
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 15288 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 15288 in the UK

ISO/IEC 15288
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 15288.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 15288 in the UK

ISO/IEC 15288
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 15288 over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 15288 in the UK

ISO/IEC 15288
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 15288 within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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 +97 23 £75,000 +72.41% 4
UK excluding London +80 19 £75,000 +72.41% 4
South East - 16 £75,000 - 3
London - 4 £75,000 -
South West +11 3 £40,000 -8.05% 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 15288 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/IEC 15288.

1 23 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
2 18 (78.26%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (73.91%) SysML
3 17 (73.91%) Requirements Management
3 17 (73.91%) UML
4 16 (69.57%) Unix
4 16 (69.57%) Windows
4 16 (69.57%) IBM
4 16 (69.57%) HP
4 16 (69.57%) Finance
4 16 (69.57%) Manufacturing
4 16 (69.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 16 (69.57%) PCI DSS
4 16 (69.57%) Process Improvement
4 16 (69.57%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (69.57%) Software Architecture
4 16 (69.57%) Rational Rhapsody
4 16 (69.57%) Technical Leadership
4 16 (69.57%) Prototyping
4 16 (69.57%) Decision-Making
5 11 (47.83%) Degree
5 11 (47.83%) Management Information System
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (34.78%) Validation
7 7 (30.43%) Marketing
8 5 (21.74%) Information Security
8 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
8 5 (21.74%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (21.74%) GDPR
9 4 (17.39%) Aerospace

ISO/IEC 15288
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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (69.57%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (4.35%) StarTeam
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
1 16 (69.57%) Manufacturing
2 7 (30.43%) Marketing
3 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
4 2 (8.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (69.57%) Principal Engineer
2 16 (69.57%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 11 (47.83%) Principal Security Engineer
3 11 (47.83%) Security Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) DOORS Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Hardware Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Principal Hardware Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Cryptography Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business IT Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Unix
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) Requirements Management
2 17 (73.91%) SysML
2 17 (73.91%) UML
3 16 (69.57%) Decision-Making
3 16 (69.57%) Process Improvement
3 16 (69.57%) Prototyping
3 16 (69.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (69.57%) Software Architecture
3 16 (69.57%) Technical Leadership
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Validation
5 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
5 5 (21.74%) Information Security
6 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
7 3 (13.04%) Business Transformation
7 3 (13.04%) Facilities Management
7 3 (13.04%) Systems Thinking
8 2 (8.70%) Line Management
8 2 (8.70%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
2 1 (4.35%) Lua
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) HNC
3 1 (4.35%) HND
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (69.57%) PCI DSS
2 5 (21.74%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (13.04%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.35%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) HP
1 16 (69.57%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) BiZZdesign
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) PTC
2 1 (4.35%) Sparx