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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - 254 240
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.013% 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.00%
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
661 676 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.67% 9.09% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 539 553 434
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,350 £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 the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-178B across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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