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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
England / South East
Rank 385 452 443
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -9
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.010% 0.044%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.081% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £55,000 £43,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -12.24%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £39,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+41.02% -20.00%

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
1572 2476 2328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.70% 12.71% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 2073 1779
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DO-178B across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

DO-178B Salary Histogram 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +20 4 £55,000 +27.90%
DO-178B
England

DO-178B
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) SysML
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Avionics
1 8 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (87.50%) Green Hills
2 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (87.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Consultant
1 7 (87.50%) Principal Consultant
1 7 (87.50%) Software Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) SysML
2 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (87.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Green Hills