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 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 104 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 3 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.26% 1.20% 1.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.41% 13.10% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 9
Average salary - £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +40.00%
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
88 84 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.76% 9.18% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 60 51
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 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
(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
Cheltenham -5 3 - -
DO-178B
South West

DO-178B
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (93.33%) Aerospace
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (73.33%) Avionics
2 11 (73.33%) Military
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) C
5 3 (20.00%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) TickIT
6 1 (6.67%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) Ada
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
6 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
6 1 (6.67%) Simulink
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) IEC 61508
6 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.67%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (93.33%) Aerospace
2 11 (73.33%) Military
2 11 (73.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
2 3 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Ada
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) TickIT
1 1 (6.67%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) IBM