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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 431 461 463
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +2
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.029% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.25% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £39,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -24.63%
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2103 2368 2730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.97% 11.37% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1939 2090
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 South East

DO-178B
Salary Trend in the South East

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in the South East

DO-178B
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
East Sussex - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 £49,000 -
DO-178B
England

DO-178B
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for DO-178B.

1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) SysML
3 3 (42.86%) Green Hills
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Avionics
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) IEC 61508
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Def Stans
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) PhD
5 1 (14.29%) Ada
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (14.29%) MISRA C
5 1 (14.29%) MISRA
5 1 (14.29%) JSF
5 1 (14.29%) Wind River

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 3 (42.86%) Avionics
2 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Principal Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Software Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) SysML
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Ada
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Def Stans
1 2 (28.57%) IEC 61508
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 1 (14.29%) MISRA
2 1 (14.29%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Green Hills
2 1 (14.29%) Wind River