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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 856 840 842
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 37 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.33% 0.21% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 22
Average salary £50,500 £44,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.12% +14.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £43,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.09% +16.00%
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
11224 10331 11045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.51% 10.11% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8891 8065 9078
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 £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 November 2014.

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 November 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 £57,500 +27.77% 7
South East -21 10 £45,000 +8.43% 3
East of England - 7 £43,750 - 3
East Midlands - 4 - - 6
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 50 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 38 (65.52%) Aerospace
3 24 (41.38%) Avionics
4 23 (39.66%) Rational DOORS
5 22 (37.93%) C
6 20 (34.48%) Military
6 20 (34.48%) Degree
7 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (32.76%) UML
8 17 (29.31%) Security Cleared
9 14 (24.14%) C++
10 12 (20.69%) IEC 61508
11 10 (17.24%) MATLAB
12 9 (15.52%) Linux
12 9 (15.52%) OO
12 9 (15.52%) Python
12 9 (15.52%) DO-254
12 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
13 8 (13.79%) VxWorks
14 7 (12.07%) Windows
14 7 (12.07%) Device Driver
14 7 (12.07%) Change Management
14 7 (12.07%) BC Cleared
14 7 (12.07%) CAN bus
15 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
15 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
15 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (10.34%) Requirements Management
15 6 (10.34%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.62%) Simulink
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) ATM
1 6 (10.34%) SNMP
2 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 23 (39.66%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.17%) Ant
3 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.17%) Maven
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 38 (65.52%) Aerospace
2 24 (41.38%) Avionics
3 20 (34.48%) Military
4 5 (8.62%) Legal
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.45%) Automotive
6 1 (1.72%) Electronics
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Software Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Software Manager
3 7 (12.07%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Systems Support
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Leader
5 4 (6.90%) Development Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Development Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (3.45%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.45%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Spring
1 3 (5.17%) ICEfaces
2 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Device Driver
2 7 (12.07%) CAN bus
3 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) VxWorks
3 7 (12.07%) Windows
4 4 (6.90%) Android
5 3 (5.17%) UNIX
5 3 (5.17%) LynxOS
6 1 (1.72%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) UML
3 9 (15.52%) OO
4 7 (12.07%) Change Management
5 6 (10.34%) Validation
5 6 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (10.34%) Project Management
5 6 (10.34%) Requirements Management
5 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) SysML
6 5 (8.62%) Content Management
6 5 (8.62%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.62%) Scrum
7 3 (5.17%) MODAF
7 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.17%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) C
2 14 (24.14%) C++
3 10 (17.24%) MATLAB
4 9 (15.52%) Python
5 5 (8.62%) Ada
6 4 (6.90%) Java
6 4 (6.90%) C#
7 3 (5.17%) Perl
7 3 (5.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
2 17 (29.31%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.07%) BC Cleared
5 5 (8.62%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) IEC 61508
2 9 (15.52%) DO-254
3 1 (1.72%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
1 5 (8.62%) Cognizant
2 4 (6.90%) IBM
3 3 (5.17%) HP
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