The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - 88 74
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.11% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.02% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
DO-178B
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
89 98 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.59% 10.76% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 77 62 73
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £83,750 £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 Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-178B across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DO-178B across the Gloucestershire region.

DO-178B Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

DO-178B
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Avionics
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Ada
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Simulink
3 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Avionics
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Ada
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM