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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 865 827 835
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +8
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 23 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.026% 0.049%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 37
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +25.00%
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
11565 10232 11652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.64% 10.28% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9019 8108 9637
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 2014. 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 -13 15 £53,750 -6.52% 7
East of England -8 6 £51,000 +2.00% 2
North West -14 1 £45,000 -5.26% 2
South East -32 1 £51,000 +2.00% 3
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 27 (67.50%) Software Engineering
2 26 (65.00%) UML
3 23 (57.50%) C
4 21 (52.50%) Aerospace
4 21 (52.50%) Security Cleared
5 17 (42.50%) Rational DOORS
5 17 (42.50%) C++
6 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 15 (37.50%) Linux
8 13 (32.50%) Python
8 13 (32.50%) OO
8 13 (32.50%) MATLAB
9 12 (30.00%) Project Management
9 12 (30.00%) Windows
10 11 (27.50%) C#
10 11 (27.50%) VxWorks
10 11 (27.50%) Avionics
11 10 (25.00%) Degree
11 10 (25.00%) IEC 61508
11 10 (25.00%) Military
12 9 (22.50%) Subversion
12 9 (22.50%) CAN bus
13 8 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (20.00%) MODAF
13 8 (20.00%) SysML
13 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 8 (20.00%) Maven
13 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
13 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (20.00%) Bugzilla

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) SNMP
1 5 (12.50%) ATM
2 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.50%) 802.11
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
3 1 (2.50%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (22.50%) Subversion
3 8 (20.00%) Maven
3 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.00%) Ant
3 8 (20.00%) ClearCase
3 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (20.00%) Bugzilla
4 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) PVCS
5 2 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (52.50%) Aerospace
2 11 (27.50%) Avionics
3 10 (25.00%) Military
4 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Automotive
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Quality Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Spring
1 7 (17.50%) ICEfaces
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) CAN bus
2 8 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (15.00%) Device Driver
5 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.50%) Physics
7 1 (2.50%) Chemistry
7 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) VxWorks
4 8 (20.00%) UNIX
5 7 (17.50%) LynxOS
6 1 (2.50%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Software Engineering
2 26 (65.00%) UML
3 13 (32.50%) OO
4 12 (30.00%) Project Management
5 8 (20.00%) RUP
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.00%) MODAF
5 8 (20.00%) SysML
5 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 7 (17.50%) Change Management
7 6 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) Requirements Management
8 5 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Time Management
9 2 (5.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) C
2 17 (42.50%) C++
3 13 (32.50%) Python
3 13 (32.50%) MATLAB
4 11 (27.50%) C#
5 8 (20.00%) Java
5 8 (20.00%) Perl
5 8 (20.00%) Ada
6 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (25.00%) Degree
4 7 (17.50%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) IEC 61508
2 3 (7.50%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) Renesas
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago