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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - 110 130
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.063% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.73% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +12.35%
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
209 137 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.70% 8.67% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 161 82 132
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

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