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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 252 233 217
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 3 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.053% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.51% 2.32% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 13
Average salary £39,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.17% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,750 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-17.94% -3.46%
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
584 560 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.26% 9.51% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 463 429 529
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £26,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,291 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 5 February 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
(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
Dorset - 2 £39,000 - 1
Bristol -5 1 £43,000 +5.52% 1
DO-178B
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) UML
2 11 (91.67%) Multithreading
2 11 (91.67%) Parallel Programming
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Signal Processing
2 11 (91.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 11 (91.67%) Validation
2 11 (91.67%) Intel
2 11 (91.67%) MATLAB
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (91.67%) Algorithms
2 11 (91.67%) Concurrent Programming
2 11 (91.67%) OpenMP
3 1 (8.33%) Def Stans
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) QNX
3 1 (8.33%) LynxOS
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) IEC 61508
3 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (8.33%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Java Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Senior Java Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 11 (91.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Algorithms
1 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) LynxOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) UML
2 11 (91.67%) Concurrent Programming
2 11 (91.67%) Multithreading
2 11 (91.67%) Parallel Programming
2 11 (91.67%) Signal Processing
2 11 (91.67%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Def Stans
1 1 (8.33%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Intel
2 1 (8.33%) QNX
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