The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 85 76 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 1 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.11% 1.09% 1.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.96% 11.54% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 18
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +12.35%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £41,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-4.84% +8.55%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
104 78 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.50% 9.48% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 65 69 132
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
DO-178B
South West

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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
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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
Cheltenham -14 1 £52,500 +40.00% 3
DO-178B
South West

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) UML
3 9 (75.00%) Aerospace
3 9 (75.00%) IEC 61508
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) CMMI
4 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (50.00%) Digital Media
5 5 (41.67%) C
6 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
6 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) SysML
7 3 (25.00%) TickIT
7 3 (25.00%) Military
7 3 (25.00%) VxWorks
7 3 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (25.00%) C++
7 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
8 2 (16.67%) PVCS
8 2 (16.67%) TDD
8 2 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (16.67%) CAN bus
8 2 (16.67%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (16.67%) PVCS
General
1 9 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Military
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Manager
2 6 (50.00%) Development Manager
2 6 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) CAN bus
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) VxWorks
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) CMMI
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) SysML
4 3 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) IEC 61508
2 3 (25.00%) TickIT