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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 855 824 836
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +12
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 25 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.022% 0.046%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.22% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 34
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +12.35%
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
11183 10216 11783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.63% 10.23% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8717 8095 9753
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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
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 17 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
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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 -15 16 £55,000 -8.33% 3
East of England -10 6 £51,000 +2.00%
South East -12 1 £51,000 +2.00% 1
North West -16 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (62.50%) UML
3 24 (60.00%) C
4 21 (52.50%) Aerospace
5 20 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 17 (42.50%) C++
6 17 (42.50%) Rational DOORS
7 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
8 15 (37.50%) Linux
9 13 (32.50%) OO
9 13 (32.50%) Python
10 12 (30.00%) Windows
10 12 (30.00%) MATLAB
11 11 (27.50%) C#
11 11 (27.50%) VxWorks
11 11 (27.50%) Project Management
11 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (27.50%) Degree
11 11 (27.50%) Avionics
12 10 (25.00%) Military
13 9 (22.50%) Subversion
13 9 (22.50%) IEC 61508
13 9 (22.50%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (22.50%) CAN bus
14 8 (20.00%) Java
14 8 (20.00%) Perl
14 8 (20.00%) Ant
14 8 (20.00%) UNIX
14 8 (20.00%) RUP
14 8 (20.00%) ClearCase

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) ATM
1 5 (12.50%) SNMP
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.50%) 802.11
3 1 (2.50%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (22.50%) Subversion
3 8 (20.00%) Maven
3 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.00%) Ant
3 8 (20.00%) ClearCase
3 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (20.00%) Bugzilla
4 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) PVCS
5 2 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (52.50%) Aerospace
2 11 (27.50%) Avionics
3 10 (25.00%) Military
4 3 (7.50%) Electronics
4 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Automotive
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Quality Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Spring
1 7 (17.50%) ICEfaces
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Embedded Systems
1 9 (22.50%) CAN bus
2 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) Device Driver
3 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.00%) Physics
6 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) VxWorks
4 8 (20.00%) UNIX
5 7 (17.50%) LynxOS
6 1 (2.50%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (62.50%) UML
3 13 (32.50%) OO
4 11 (27.50%) Project Management
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.00%) MODAF
5 8 (20.00%) SysML
5 8 (20.00%) RUP
5 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 7 (17.50%) Change Management
7 6 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (15.00%) Requirements Management
8 5 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Change Control
9 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) C
2 17 (42.50%) C++
3 13 (32.50%) Python
4 12 (30.00%) MATLAB
5 11 (27.50%) C#
6 8 (20.00%) Java
6 8 (20.00%) Perl
6 8 (20.00%) Ada
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) Degree
4 7 (17.50%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) IEC 61508
2 3 (7.50%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) Renesas
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago