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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 244 230 230
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 12 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.12% 1.76% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 3
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -29.09%
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £39,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -23.52%
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
566 683 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.97% 11.59% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 466 584 521
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
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 26 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +8 8 £48,750 +14.70% 3
Gloucestershire - 4 £35,000 -
DO-178B
England

DO-178B
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 7 (50.00%) C
1 7 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 7 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) PTC
2 6 (42.86%) BC Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 6 (42.86%) Simulink
3 5 (35.71%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (28.57%) IEC 61508
4 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Assembly Language
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) Electronics
5 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Avionics
6 2 (14.29%) ARP4754
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
7 1 (7.14%) Ada
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) DO-254
7 1 (7.14%) Mathematics

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:

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DOORS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
2 6 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 4 (28.57%) Assembly Language
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) Ada
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) BC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) IEC 61508
2 2 (14.29%) ARP4754
3 1 (7.14%) DO-254
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) PTC
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago