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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 866 939 933
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -6
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 19 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.012% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.099% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 3
Median salary £48,250 £39,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.71% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £39,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+25.64% -25.71%
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
11016 12145 12515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.19% 11.89% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8791 9744 9745
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing DO-178B as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +11 11 £46,250 +18.58% 3
South East +30 4 £52,000 +15.55%
East Midlands - 2 £24,000 -
London - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing DO-178B also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for DO-178B.

1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineering
2 15 (51.72%) C++
3 14 (48.28%) C
4 13 (44.83%) Aerospace
5 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (31.03%) SysML
6 9 (31.03%) UML
7 8 (27.59%) Ada
8 7 (24.14%) C#
8 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 7 (24.14%) PhD
8 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (24.14%) JSF
8 7 (24.14%) Avionics
8 7 (24.14%) MISRA C
8 7 (24.14%) MISRA
9 6 (20.69%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (17.24%) PTC
10 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
10 5 (17.24%) Simulink
10 5 (17.24%) Linux
10 5 (17.24%) IEC 61508
10 5 (17.24%) BC Cleared
10 5 (17.24%) Requirements Management
11 3 (10.34%) Degree
11 3 (10.34%) Assembly Language
11 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (6.90%) Electronics
12 2 (6.90%) Embarcadero

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.90%) GCC
2 2 (6.90%) PVCS
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 13 (44.83%) Aerospace
2 7 (24.14%) Avionics
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Software Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Delphi Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior
6 1 (3.45%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) JSF
2 2 (6.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) SysML
2 9 (31.03%) UML
3 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.24%) Requirements Management
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (6.90%) OOD
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
5 2 (6.90%) Software Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.90%) V-Model
5 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C++
2 14 (48.28%) C
3 8 (27.59%) Ada
4 7 (24.14%) C#
5 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
6 3 (10.34%) Assembly Language
7 2 (6.90%) Delphi
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded C
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++
7 2 (6.90%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) PhD
3 5 (17.24%) BC Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) Degree
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 7 (24.14%) MISRA
1 7 (24.14%) MISRA C
2 5 (17.24%) IEC 61508
3 2 (6.90%) Def Stans
4 1 (3.45%) ARP4754
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) PTC
2 2 (6.90%) Embarcadero
2 2 (6.90%) Green Hills
3 1 (3.45%) Wind River
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Posted: 9 days ago
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