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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 432 417 445
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +28
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 4 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% 0.051% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.48% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £38,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.16%
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
2573 2274 2611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.78% 10.47% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1980 1792 2176
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £69,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-178B across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +18 3 £45,000 +17.64%
Surrey -10 3 £45,000 +17.64% 1
Hampshire -2 1 £51,000 +10.86% 2
DO-178B
England

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) Ant
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Ada
1 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Maven
1 6 (85.71%) MODAF
1 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (71.43%) ICEfaces
2 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) LynxOS
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) VxWorks
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
4 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
4 3 (42.86%) RUP

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (85.71%) Ant
1 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
1 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C++ Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
1 5 (71.43%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) VxWorks
2 5 (71.43%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) MODAF
1 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) RUP
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Ada
2 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
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Boeing
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