The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 48
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +25.00%
DO-178B
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 36 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.44% 14.34% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 6
Average salary £36,750 £34,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £30,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Chester

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in Chester