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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 267
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 - - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £39,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+25.64% -25.71%
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
630 701 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.47% 10.49% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 480 561 572
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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