The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 257
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £43,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.95% +11.68%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
585 686 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.98% 10.43% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 449 536 538
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing DO-178B as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DO-178B
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in the North West