The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - 88
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.097%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.03% +2.66%
DO-178B
Wales

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
142 107 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.93% 10.59% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 112 91 71
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -