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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 856 869 817
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -52
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 15 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.019% 0.037%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.18% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 23
Average salary £43,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £46,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £39,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+9.55% -4.84%
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
11077 11690 10487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.81% 10.67% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8868 9169 8408
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -18 9 £39,000 -5.45% 3
South East +18 4 £45,000 +16.88% 2
East Midlands - 1 £43,500 - 2
East of England - 1 £58,500 - 2
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 21 (65.63%) Aerospace
3 20 (62.50%) UML
4 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
5 15 (46.88%) C
6 12 (37.50%) SysML
6 12 (37.50%) Electronics
6 12 (37.50%) Use Case
7 10 (31.25%) C#
8 9 (28.13%) C++
8 9 (28.13%) .NET
9 8 (25.00%) Degree
10 7 (21.88%) Subversion
10 7 (21.88%) Ada
10 7 (21.88%) Integration Testing
10 7 (21.88%) Avionics
11 6 (18.75%) Validation
11 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
12 5 (15.63%) JIRA
12 5 (15.63%) OO
12 5 (15.63%) Requirements Engineering
13 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
13 4 (12.50%) MATLAB
14 3 (9.38%) EMC
14 3 (9.38%) Intel
14 3 (9.38%) Linux
14 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
14 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (21.88%) Subversion
3 5 (15.63%) JIRA
4 4 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (65.63%) Aerospace
2 12 (37.50%) Electronics
3 7 (21.88%) Avionics
4 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (9.38%) Military
6 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Software Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Design Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Analogue Design Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) OpenMP
3 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) XSD
3 2 (6.25%) XSLT
3 2 (6.25%) MSMQ
3 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 20 (62.50%) UML
3 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (37.50%) SysML
4 12 (37.50%) Use Case
5 7 (21.88%) Integration Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Validation
7 5 (15.63%) OO
7 5 (15.63%) Requirements Engineering
8 3 (9.38%) Parallel Programming
8 3 (9.38%) Signal Processing
8 3 (9.38%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (9.38%) Stress Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.25%) Requirements Management
9 2 (6.25%) Service Management
9 2 (6.25%) ITIL
9 2 (6.25%) Yourdon
9 2 (6.25%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) C++
4 7 (21.88%) Ada
5 4 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 3 (9.38%) Java
7 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) TickIT
2 1 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) IBM
1 3 (9.38%) EMC
1 3 (9.38%) Intel
2 2 (6.25%) Talend
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
Posted: 5 days ago
Northumberland
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago