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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 245 248 282
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +34
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.079% 0.014% 0.076%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.75% 0.14% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +12.35%
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
800 696 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.52% 9.72% 9.37%
Number of salaries quoted 628 561 711
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +6 6 £51,000 +2.00%
DO-178B
England

DO-178B
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Avionics
2 5 (83.33%) IEC 61508
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) MATLAB
2 5 (83.33%) Device Driver
2 5 (83.33%) Military
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) ATM
1 5 (83.33%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (83.33%) Avionics
1 5 (83.33%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) IEC 61508