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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 854 835 824
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 26 22 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.022% 0.046%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.22% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 36
Average salary £51,000 £48,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £46,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.86% +4.54%
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
11145 10208 11796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.58% 10.18% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8703 8063 9727
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 £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 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
South West -4 15 £55,000 -4.34% 3
East of England -4 6 £51,000 +2.00% 2
South East -6 3 £45,000 +28.57% 3
North West - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 2
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 24 (57.14%) C
2 24 (57.14%) UML
3 22 (52.38%) Aerospace
4 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
5 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (38.10%) C++
6 15 (35.71%) OO
6 15 (35.71%) Python
6 15 (35.71%) Linux
6 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
7 14 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
8 12 (28.57%) Avionics
8 12 (28.57%) Degree
8 12 (28.57%) MATLAB
9 11 (26.19%) Project Management
9 11 (26.19%) VxWorks
9 11 (26.19%) C#
9 11 (26.19%) Windows
9 11 (26.19%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
10 10 (23.81%) Maven
10 10 (23.81%) Algorithms
10 10 (23.81%) UNIX
10 10 (23.81%) Java
10 10 (23.81%) Perl
10 10 (23.81%) Ant
10 10 (23.81%) Ada
10 10 (23.81%) Eclipse
10 10 (23.81%) MODAF

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) ATM
1 5 (11.90%) SNMP
2 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (23.81%) Maven
2 10 (23.81%) Ant
2 10 (23.81%) Eclipse
3 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 8 (19.05%) ClearCase
3 8 (19.05%) Subversion
3 8 (19.05%) Bugzilla
4 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (52.38%) Aerospace
2 12 (28.57%) Avionics
3 9 (21.43%) Military
4 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.76%) Electronics
6 1 (2.38%) Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Software Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Leader
3 5 (11.90%) Software Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Software Quality Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Spring
1 9 (21.43%) ICEfaces
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (23.81%) Algorithms
3 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (16.67%) CAN bus
5 6 (14.29%) Device Driver
6 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
6 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) VxWorks
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 10 (23.81%) UNIX
4 9 (21.43%) LynxOS
5 1 (2.38%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 24 (57.14%) UML
3 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (35.71%) OO
5 11 (26.19%) Project Management
6 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
6 10 (23.81%) MODAF
7 8 (19.05%) RUP
8 7 (16.67%) Change Management
9 6 (14.29%) Requirements Management
9 6 (14.29%) SysML
10 5 (11.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 5 (11.90%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (11.90%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (7.14%) Scrum
12 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
12 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
12 2 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) C
2 16 (38.10%) C++
3 15 (35.71%) Python
4 12 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 11 (26.19%) C#
6 10 (23.81%) Java
6 10 (23.81%) Perl
6 10 (23.81%) Ada
7 2 (4.76%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 12 (28.57%) Degree
4 7 (16.67%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) PhD
5 1 (2.38%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.38%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) HP
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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