The first table below looks at the demand for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 47 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 12 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.49% 1.29% 5.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.53% 23.08% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 22
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -1.31%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
47 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.66% 5.58% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 41
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,475 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DO-178B
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DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in Cheltenham

DO-178B
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DO-178B across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

DO-178B Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 17 (89.47%) Aerospace
3 16 (84.21%) IEC 61508
4 14 (73.68%) UML
5 11 (57.89%) Digital Media
5 11 (57.89%) CMMI
5 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
5 11 (57.89%) Scrum
6 7 (36.84%) C
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Embedded C
7 6 (31.58%) Military
8 5 (26.32%) TickIT
8 5 (26.32%) VxWorks
8 5 (26.32%) C#
8 5 (26.32%) C++
8 5 (26.32%) .NET
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 3 (15.79%) Marketing
9 3 (15.79%) Requirements Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (10.53%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (10.53%) CAN bus
10 2 (10.53%) Degree
10 2 (10.53%) TDD
10 2 (10.53%) SysML
10 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
10 2 (10.53%) PVCS

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.53%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (10.53%) PVCS
General
1 17 (89.47%) Aerospace
2 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
3 6 (31.58%) Military
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Software Manager
2 11 (57.89%) Development Manager
2 11 (57.89%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Digital Media
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) CAN bus
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Physics
4 1 (5.26%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) VxWorks
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 14 (73.68%) UML
3 11 (57.89%) CMMI
3 11 (57.89%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) SysML
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C
2 6 (31.58%) Embedded C
3 5 (26.32%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (84.21%) IEC 61508
2 5 (26.32%) TickIT