The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +12.35%
DO-178B
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 North East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
84 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.12% 8.88% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 49
Average salary £40,000 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,900 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

DO-178B
Salary Trend in the North East

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in the North East