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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 839 883 798
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -85
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 19 17 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.015% 0.068%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.14% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 47
Average salary £43,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.12% +12.85%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.98% +10.00%
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
10535 11744 9999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.64% 10.70% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8405 9259 8190
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 June 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 -6 12 - - 1
South East +8 5 £45,000 +16.88%
East Midlands - 1 £43,500 - 2
North East - 1 £42,000 - 1
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 35 (89.74%) Software Engineering
2 27 (69.23%) Aerospace
3 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (48.72%) C
4 19 (48.72%) UML
5 17 (43.59%) Rational DOORS
6 16 (41.03%) Electronics
7 14 (35.90%) C#
8 13 (33.33%) SysML
8 13 (33.33%) Use Case
9 11 (28.21%) Avionics
9 11 (28.21%) Degree
9 11 (28.21%) C++
9 11 (28.21%) .NET
10 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
11 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
11 8 (20.51%) Subversion
11 8 (20.51%) Ada
12 6 (15.38%) IEC 61508
12 6 (15.38%) Requirements Engineering
12 6 (15.38%) JIRA
12 6 (15.38%) Military
13 5 (12.82%) IBM
13 5 (12.82%) Assembly Language
14 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
14 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
14 4 (10.26%) SDLC
14 4 (10.26%) Windows
14 4 (10.26%) Automotive

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (5.13%) IIS
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.13%) LiveLink
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Simulink
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (20.51%) Subversion
3 6 (15.38%) JIRA
4 3 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (5.13%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (5.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 27 (69.23%) Aerospace
2 16 (41.03%) Electronics
3 11 (28.21%) Avionics
4 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
5 6 (15.38%) Military
6 4 (10.26%) Automotive
7 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Software Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Software Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Design Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Analogue Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Principle Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
2 2 (5.13%) Reactive Extensions
2 2 (5.13%) WPF
2 2 (5.13%) MSMQ
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.13%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) XSD
2 2 (5.13%) XSLT
2 2 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.13%) Physics
2 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (5.13%) VHDL
2 2 (5.13%) Verilog
2 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Software Engineering
2 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (48.72%) UML
4 13 (33.33%) SysML
4 13 (33.33%) Use Case
5 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Requirements Engineering
7 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.26%) SDLC
8 3 (7.69%) Validation
8 3 (7.69%) Stress Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) MVVM
9 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (5.13%) QMS
9 2 (5.13%) Line Management
9 2 (5.13%) OO
9 2 (5.13%) SSADM
9 2 (5.13%) ITIL
9 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C
2 14 (35.90%) C#
3 11 (28.21%) C++
4 8 (20.51%) Ada
5 5 (12.82%) Assembly Language
6 3 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 3 (7.69%) Java
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) IEC 61508
2 2 (5.13%) JTAG
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) IBM
2 3 (7.69%) EMC
3 2 (5.13%) Talend
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) QNX
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Northumberland
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago