The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 245 232 220
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 1 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.018% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 2.46% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £43,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,750 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +8.91%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
543 570 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.74% 9.37% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 474 444 547
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

DO-178B
Salary Trend in the South West

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in the South West

DO-178B
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Bristol -7 1 £43,000 - 2
DO-178B
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 West region with a requirement for DO-178B.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (75.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (75.00%) Parallel Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Intel
2 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 3 (75.00%) OpenMP
3 1 (25.00%) Def Stans
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) QNX
3 1 (25.00%) LynxOS
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

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

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) LynxOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Parallel Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (25.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) QNX
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago