The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 114 110 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 0.064% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.00% 0.77% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +12.35%
DO-178B
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
200 130 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.38% 8.31% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 143 95 125
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-178B across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DO-178B across the Cambridge region.

DO-178B Salary Trend in Cambridge

DO-178B
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing DO-178B also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DO-178B.

1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Avionics
2 5 (83.33%) IEC 61508
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) MATLAB
2 5 (83.33%) Device Driver
2 5 (83.33%) Military
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing DO-178B also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DO-178B. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) ATM
1 5 (83.33%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (83.33%) Military
1 5 (83.33%) Avionics
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) IEC 61508