The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 83 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.12% - 1.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.86% - 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +25.00%
DO-178B
South 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 Dorset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
35 55 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.11% 7.41% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 47 30
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in Dorset

DO-178B
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing DO-178B also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DO-178B.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Nucleus RTOS
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing DO-178B also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DO-178B. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C