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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 131
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +44.73%
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
170 135 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.09% 8.64% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 139 97 89
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,650 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

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