The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 142
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
DO-178B
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
210 199 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.08% 11.78% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 186 114 160
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in Cheshire