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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 127
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.056%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.98% +10.00%
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
129 245 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.01% 13.29% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 104 184 141
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,272 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) QNX
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) QNX