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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 227 227 216
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 18 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.52% 1.24% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 12
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +42.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £44,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £46,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
512 644 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.15% 11.06% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 398 491 599
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-178B across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DO-178B across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

DO-178B Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Gloucestershire -8 13 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Bristol - 4 £40,750 -
Somerset - 1 - -
DO-178B
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (87.10%) Aerospace
3 17 (54.84%) UML
3 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (45.16%) C
5 11 (35.48%) Avionics
5 11 (35.48%) Rational DOORS
6 10 (32.26%) Military
7 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
8 5 (16.13%) Change Management
8 5 (16.13%) SysML
8 5 (16.13%) Degree
8 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
8 5 (16.13%) BC Cleared
8 5 (16.13%) CAN bus
9 4 (12.90%) Electronics
9 4 (12.90%) Scrum
10 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
10 3 (9.68%) Content Management
10 3 (9.68%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
10 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) IEC 61508
11 2 (6.45%) C#
11 2 (6.45%) C++
11 2 (6.45%) .NET
11 2 (6.45%) Ada
11 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
11 2 (6.45%) IBM
11 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) LiveLink
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.45%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (6.45%) LabVIEW
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 27 (87.10%) Aerospace
2 11 (35.48%) Avionics
3 10 (32.26%) Military
4 4 (12.90%) Electronics
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Software Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Software Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Development Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Principal Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.23%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) WPF
1 2 (6.45%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) CAN bus
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) VHDL
2 2 (6.45%) Verilog
2 2 (6.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) VxWorks
1 1 (3.23%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (54.84%) UML
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Change Management
3 5 (16.13%) SysML
4 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) Content Management
5 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Use Case
6 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.45%) QMS
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) MVVM
6 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.23%) Validation
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C
2 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
3 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) C++
3 2 (6.45%) Ada
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) IEC 61508
2 2 (6.45%) JTAG
3 1 (3.23%) TickIT
3 1 (3.23%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) Cognizant
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