The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +12.35%
DO-178B
UK

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
127 133 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.92% 9.85% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 91 123 42
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £28,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £49,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-178B across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Wales

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

DO-178B Salary Trend in Wales

DO-178B
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) QMS
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) TickIT
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) QMS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) TickIT
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)