The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 263
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.98% +10.00%
DO-178B
England

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 East of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
727 891 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.40% 10.79% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 551 714 628
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DO-178B
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in the East of England

DO-178B
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) QNX
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Avionics
2 1 (50.00%) IEC 61508
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) QNX