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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 887 924 938
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +14
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 17 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.015% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 9
Median salary £47,000 £43,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.04% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £39,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £53,700 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £43,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+13.95% +9.55%
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
11009 11913 12469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.01% 11.63% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8781 9489 9803
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,680 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 East +15 4 £50,750 +12.77%
South West +3 4 - - 2
West Midlands - 4 - -
London - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands +4 2 £24,000 -44.82% 1
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
2 15 (62.50%) Aerospace
2 15 (62.50%) C++
3 12 (50.00%) UML
4 11 (45.83%) C
4 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
5 8 (33.33%) SysML
5 8 (33.33%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) PhD
6 7 (29.17%) Ada
6 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 7 (29.17%) JSF
6 7 (29.17%) Avionics
6 7 (29.17%) MISRA C
6 7 (29.17%) MISRA
7 6 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (16.67%) BC Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) Requirements Management
9 4 (16.67%) MATLAB
9 4 (16.67%) Simulink
9 4 (16.67%) PTC
10 3 (12.50%) OO
10 3 (12.50%) OOP
10 3 (12.50%) Embedded C
10 3 (12.50%) Windows
10 3 (12.50%) Linux
10 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 3 (12.50%) Degree

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 4 (16.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (8.33%) GCC
2 2 (8.33%) PVCS
2 2 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 15 (62.50%) Aerospace
2 7 (29.17%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Delphi Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Graduate
4 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Junior
4 1 (4.17%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) LynxOS
2 1 (4.17%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) UML
3 8 (33.33%) SysML
4 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) OOP
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (8.33%) OOD
7 2 (8.33%) V-Model
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C++
2 11 (45.83%) C
3 8 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) Ada
5 4 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 3 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 2 (8.33%) Delphi
7 2 (8.33%) Pascal
8 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) PhD
3 4 (16.67%) BC Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 7 (29.17%) MISRA
1 7 (29.17%) MISRA C
2 3 (12.50%) Def Stans
2 3 (12.50%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) PTC
2 2 (8.33%) Embarcadero
3 1 (4.17%) Green Hills
3 1 (4.17%) QNX
3 1 (4.17%) Wind River
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