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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 254 - 266
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% - 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £60,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £39,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -22.77%
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
696 710 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.90% 10.61% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 546 585 637
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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

DO-178B
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 2 £60,000 -
DO-178B
England

DO-178B
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing DO-178B also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for DO-178B.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) ANSI C

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Real Time Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++