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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 136
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £46,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.86% +4.54%
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
221 130 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.29% 8.19% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 172 71 137
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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