The table below looks at the statistics for DO-160 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-160 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-160/EUROCAE ED-14
Rank 72 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DO-160 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.52% - 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.98%
DO-160
South West

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 Dorset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
27 38 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.70% 5.58% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 36
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £20,575 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

DO-160
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-160 across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-160 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

DO-160
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DO-160 across the Dorset region.

DO-160 Salary Trend in Dorset

DO-160
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing DO-160 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-160.

1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) OrCAD
2 3 (75.00%) VHDL
2 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (25.00%) DO-254
3 1 (25.00%) ARP4754
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

DO-160
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing DO-160 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-160. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) OrCAD
General
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (75.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ARP4754
1 1 (25.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) EMC