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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 49
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 2.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +41.44%
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
18 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 10.53% 3.79% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 18
Average salary £44,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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