The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - - 151
Permanent jobs citing DO-178B 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - - 0.044%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £43,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.55% -21.81%  

DO-178B is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 265 405 344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 12.29% 15.94% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 222 276 259
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £28,575
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £83,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

DO-178B
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing DO-178B as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for DO-178B in Hertfordshire

DO-178B
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for DO-178B in Hertfordshire