The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 840 837 827
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 23 20 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.020% 0.045%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.20% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 30
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +44.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +44.73%
DO-178B
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10489 10138 10367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.51% 10.34% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8215 7885 8442
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in England

DO-178B
Salary Trend in England

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in England

DO-178B
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DO-178B across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

DO-178B Salary Histogram in England

DO-178B
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
South West -13 15 £57,500 +4.54% 3
East of England +2 5 £42,500 - 1
South East -18 3 £55,000 +8.91%
East Midlands - 1 £43,500 - 1
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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 50 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 35 (58.33%) Aerospace
3 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (41.67%) Degree
5 22 (36.67%) C
6 21 (35.00%) C++
6 21 (35.00%) Avionics
7 20 (33.33%) Military
8 16 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
9 13 (21.67%) IEC 61508
10 11 (18.33%) DO-254
10 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
10 11 (18.33%) C#
10 11 (18.33%) Windows
10 11 (18.33%) UML
11 9 (15.00%) Ada
11 9 (15.00%) IBM
11 9 (15.00%) Simulink
11 9 (15.00%) Content Management
12 8 (13.33%) MATLAB
12 8 (13.33%) Validation
13 7 (11.67%) Electronics
13 7 (11.67%) Project Management
13 7 (11.67%) Cognizant
13 7 (11.67%) Firmware
13 7 (11.67%) VxWorks
13 7 (11.67%) Java
13 7 (11.67%) Chartered Engineer
13 7 (11.67%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (10.00%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.33%) IIS
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.33%) LiveLink
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Simulink
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) Wireless
2 1 (1.67%) ATM
2 1 (1.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (6.67%) Subversion
3 3 (5.00%) Maven
3 3 (5.00%) Ant
3 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.33%) LabVIEW
4 2 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.33%) JIRA
4 2 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (58.33%) Aerospace
2 21 (35.00%) Avionics
3 20 (33.33%) Military
4 7 (11.67%) Electronics
5 6 (10.00%) Legal
6 5 (8.33%) Automotive
7 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (3.33%) Finance
8 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Software Engineer
2 18 (30.00%) Software Manager
3 9 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Systems Support
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.67%) Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Principal Software Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Development Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (5.00%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.67%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
2 3 (5.00%) Spring
2 3 (5.00%) ICEfaces
3 2 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (3.33%) Reactive Extensions
3 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.33%) WPF
3 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.33%) XML
3 2 (3.33%) XSD
3 2 (3.33%) XSLT
3 2 (3.33%) MSMQ
3 2 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.33%) VHDL
4 2 (3.33%) Verilog
4 2 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) VxWorks
3 6 (10.00%) Linux
3 6 (10.00%) Android
4 3 (5.00%) LynxOS
4 3 (5.00%) UNIX
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) UML
4 9 (15.00%) Content Management
5 8 (13.33%) Validation
6 7 (11.67%) Project Management
7 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.33%) Scrum
7 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.67%) OO
9 3 (5.00%) MODAF
9 3 (5.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.33%) Change Control
10 2 (3.33%) Line Management
10 2 (3.33%) Use Case
10 2 (3.33%) MVVM
10 2 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) C
2 21 (35.00%) C++
3 11 (18.33%) C#
4 9 (15.00%) Ada
5 8 (13.33%) MATLAB
6 7 (11.67%) Java
7 5 (8.33%) Embedded C
7 5 (8.33%) Assembly Language
8 4 (6.67%) Python
9 3 (5.00%) Perl
10 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (41.67%) Degree
2 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.67%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) IEC 61508
2 11 (18.33%) DO-254
3 2 (3.33%) JTAG
4 1 (1.67%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) IBM
2 7 (11.67%) Cognizant
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (3.33%) QNX
5 2 (3.33%) Talend
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
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