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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 846 872 798
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -74
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 21 16 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.015% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.14% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 37
Average salary £43,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.98% +10.00%
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
10922 11729 10265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.72% 10.65% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8729 9159 8383
Average salary £46,000 £45,598 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% +1.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £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 6 July 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 -2 13 £39,000 -5.45% 1
South East +6 6 £45,000 +16.88% 1
East Midlands - 1 £43,500 -
North East - 1 £42,000 -
DO-178B
UK

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 23 (71.88%) Aerospace
3 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (50.00%) UML
5 15 (46.88%) C
5 15 (46.88%) Rational DOORS
6 11 (34.38%) C#
6 11 (34.38%) SysML
6 11 (34.38%) Use Case
6 11 (34.38%) Electronics
7 10 (31.25%) Avionics
8 9 (28.13%) .NET
9 8 (25.00%) C++
9 8 (25.00%) Degree
10 7 (21.88%) Integration Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Subversion
12 5 (15.63%) Military
12 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
12 5 (15.63%) Ada
13 4 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
13 4 (12.50%) Validation
13 4 (12.50%) JIRA
14 3 (9.38%) Windows
14 3 (9.38%) IBM
14 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
14 3 (9.38%) EMC
14 3 (9.38%) Java
14 3 (9.38%) OO
14 3 (9.38%) Stress Analysis
14 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (18.75%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.13%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 23 (71.88%) Aerospace
2 11 (34.38%) Electronics
3 10 (31.25%) Avionics
4 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 5 (15.63%) Military
5 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Analogue Design Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Design Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) XSD
2 2 (6.25%) XSLT
2 2 (6.25%) MSMQ
2 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.13%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Physics
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) UML
4 11 (34.38%) SysML
4 11 (34.38%) Use Case
5 7 (21.88%) Integration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Validation
6 4 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Stress Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) SDLC
7 3 (9.38%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) SSADM
8 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.25%) ETL
8 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.25%) Service Management
8 2 (6.25%) Yourdon
8 2 (6.25%) ITIL
8 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.25%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C
2 11 (34.38%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (15.63%) Ada
5 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.38%) Java
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) IBM
1 3 (9.38%) EMC
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Talend
3 1 (3.13%) Intel
3 1 (3.13%) QNX
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