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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 866 877 799
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -78
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 17 19 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.017% 0.068%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.16% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 50
Average salary £42,750 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.27% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £37,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,350 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +40.00%
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
11080 11793 10626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.74% 10.54% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8753 9287 8593
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 24 April 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
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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 -20 13 - - 4
South East +13 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £43,500 - 1
North East - 1 £42,000 - 1
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 47 (85.45%) Software Engineering
2 33 (60.00%) Aerospace
3 23 (41.82%) Degree
3 23 (41.82%) Rational DOORS
4 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (30.91%) C
6 16 (29.09%) C++
6 16 (29.09%) Avionics
7 15 (27.27%) UML
7 15 (27.27%) Military
8 14 (25.45%) Electronics
9 12 (21.82%) C#
9 12 (21.82%) IEC 61508
10 11 (20.00%) DO-254
11 9 (16.36%) Content Management
11 9 (16.36%) SysML
11 9 (16.36%) Use Case
11 9 (16.36%) .NET
11 9 (16.36%) IBM
12 8 (14.55%) Validation
12 8 (14.55%) Ada
12 8 (14.55%) Simulink
12 8 (14.55%) Windows
12 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
13 7 (12.73%) Chartered Engineer
13 7 (12.73%) Integration Testing
13 7 (12.73%) Project Management
13 7 (12.73%) Cognizant
13 7 (12.73%) Firmware
13 7 (12.73%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (3.64%) IIS
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) LiveLink
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Simulink
2 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (41.82%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (10.91%) Subversion
3 4 (7.27%) JIRA
3 4 (7.27%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.64%) LabVIEW
General
1 33 (60.00%) Aerospace
2 16 (29.09%) Avionics
3 15 (27.27%) Military
4 14 (25.45%) Electronics
5 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
6 6 (10.91%) Legal
7 5 (9.09%) Automotive
8 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Software Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Software Manager
3 9 (16.36%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Systems Support
4 7 (12.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Development Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Analogue Design Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Electronics Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.82%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.64%) XML
2 2 (3.64%) XSD
2 2 (3.64%) XSLT
2 2 (3.64%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.64%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.64%) WPF
2 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
2 2 (3.64%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.27%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.64%) VHDL
2 2 (3.64%) Verilog
2 2 (3.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.64%) Physics
3 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Android
3 4 (7.27%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.64%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (85.45%) Software Engineering
2 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (27.27%) UML
4 9 (16.36%) Content Management
4 9 (16.36%) SysML
4 9 (16.36%) Use Case
5 8 (14.55%) Validation
6 7 (12.73%) Project Management
6 7 (12.73%) Integration Testing
7 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
8 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.45%) Stress Analysis
10 2 (3.64%) MVVM
10 2 (3.64%) Line Management
10 2 (3.64%) Multithreading
10 2 (3.64%) QMS
10 2 (3.64%) ITIL
10 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) C
2 16 (29.09%) C++
3 12 (21.82%) C#
4 8 (14.55%) Ada
5 6 (10.91%) MATLAB
6 5 (9.09%) Embedded C
6 5 (9.09%) Assembly Language
7 3 (5.45%) Java
8 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (41.82%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.73%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) IEC 61508
2 11 (20.00%) DO-254
3 2 (3.64%) JTAG
4 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.82%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) IBM
2 7 (12.73%) Cognizant
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.45%) EMC
5 2 (3.64%) QNX
5 2 (3.64%) Talend
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle
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