Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for DO-178B skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DO-178B over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 160 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 - +120
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.27% 0.27% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.80% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Gloucestershire median annual salary £31,250 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% - -
South West median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +15.38% -29.09%

DO-178B is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 143 252 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 9.55% 11.20% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 111 204 179
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -7.41%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,700 £25,950
90th Percentile £71,250 £64,625 £61,650
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DO-178B
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing DO-178B as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for DO-178B in Gloucestershire

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for DO-178B in Gloucestershire

DO-178B
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DO-178B in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DO-178B in Gloucestershire

DO-178B
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +15 2 £28,750 -17.86% 1
Gloucester - 2 £36,250 -
DO-178B
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DO-178B.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Avionics
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Ada
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) HNC
3 1 (25.00%) ARP4754
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

DO-178B
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Avionics
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Ada
2 3 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ARP4754