The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 898 944 975
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +31
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 17 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.018% 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 14
Median salary £45,000 £44,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +14.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £42,450 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,350 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £44,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +14.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11570 12593 13737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.75% 11.35% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9237 9914 10701
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

DO-178B
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DO-178B within the UK.

DO-178B Salary Trend in the UK

DO-178B
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DO-178B over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 within the UK.

DO-178B Salary Histogram in the UK

DO-178B
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England +58 17 £45,000 +1.69% 2
London - 6 £45,000 -
Uxbridge - 6 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 4 - -
Coventry - 4 - -
South East +45 3 £49,000 +8.88% 1
East Midlands +18 2 £24,000 -44.82%
Derbyshire +13 2 £24,000 -44.82%
Bristol +13 2 - -
Derby +7 2 £24,000 -44.82%
South West +5 2 - - 1
Surrey - 2 £47,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £49,000 - 1
Redhill - 1 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £52,500 -

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for DO-178B.

1 20 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 17 (77.27%) Aerospace
3 16 (72.73%) C++
4 13 (59.09%) C
4 13 (59.09%) UML
5 9 (40.91%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) PhD
6 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) MISRA C
6 8 (36.36%) MISRA
7 7 (31.82%) Avionics
7 7 (31.82%) JSF
7 7 (31.82%) SysML
7 7 (31.82%) Ada
7 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 6 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (22.73%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 4 (18.18%) Windows
10 4 (18.18%) Embedded C
10 4 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (13.64%) Linux
11 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
11 3 (13.64%) OOD
11 3 (13.64%) OOP
11 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (13.64%) OO
11 3 (13.64%) IEC 61508
11 3 (13.64%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (9.09%) GCC

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (9.09%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (13.64%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (9.09%) GCC
3 2 (9.09%) PVCS
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 17 (77.27%) Aerospace
2 7 (31.82%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Delphi Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Graduate
4 1 (4.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Junior
4 1 (4.55%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) JSF
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) VxWorks
4 1 (4.55%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) UML
3 7 (31.82%) SysML
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (13.64%) OOD
5 3 (13.64%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
6 2 (9.09%) V-Model
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C++
2 13 (59.09%) C
3 9 (40.91%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) Ada
5 4 (18.18%) Embedded C
6 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
7 2 (9.09%) Delphi
7 2 (9.09%) Pascal
8 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.55%) Fortran
8 1 (4.55%) Java
8 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) PhD
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) MISRA
1 8 (36.36%) MISRA C
2 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 3 (13.64%) IEC 61508
4 2 (9.09%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Embarcadero
1 2 (9.09%) PTC
2 1 (4.55%) QNX
2 1 (4.55%) Wind River
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