The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.64% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.94% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +25.00%
DO-178B
South West

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 Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
72 31 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.27% 5.67% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 49
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in Somerset

DO-178B
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing DO-178B also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DO-178B.

1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) SysML
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Avionics
1 5 (100.00%) Rational DOORS

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing DO-178B also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DO-178B. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) SysML
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Analysis