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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 431 456 460
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.079% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £37,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,000 £47,350
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £43,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +12.98%
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
2522 2493 2690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.72% 12.13% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1988 1967 2078
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 24 May 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
Berkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 - 1
DO-178B
England

DO-178B
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Avionics
3 3 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (60.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) SysML
5 1 (20.00%) JSF
5 1 (20.00%) PhD
5 1 (20.00%) Ada
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
5 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (20.00%) MISRA C
5 1 (20.00%) MISRA
5 1 (20.00%) 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (60.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (60.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Ada
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (20.00%) MISRA
1 1 (20.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Wind River