The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 141 134 157
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% 0.047% 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.00% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +44.73%
DO-178B
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
301 270 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.60% 12.63% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 225 205 240
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DO-178B
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DO-178B across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

DO-178B Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DO-178B
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
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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
Stevenage - 1 £50,000 -
DO-178B
East of England

DO-178B
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Simulink
3 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
4 3 (42.86%) C
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) Ada
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (28.57%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
5 2 (28.57%) Automotive
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 1 (14.29%) Android
6 1 (14.29%) Validation
6 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (14.29%) Physics
6 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) QNX
6 1 (14.29%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Development Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Principal Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Principle Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
3 3 (42.86%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Ada
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) QNX