The table below looks at the statistics for DO-254 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-254 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank 910 898 899
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 5 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.017% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.044% 0.15% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £47,000 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 - £30,500
DO-254
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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11477 10969 10489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.13% 11.04% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9220 8629 8123
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

DO-254
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-254 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-254 Jobs Demand Trend in England

DO-254
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DO-254 across the England region.

DO-254 Salary Trend in England

DO-254
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DO-254 across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

DO-254 Salary Histogram in England

DO-254
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-254 within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +12 4 £47,750 -
South West -2 1 £47,000 -
DO-254
UK

DO-254
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing DO-254 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-254.

1 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Avionics
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (28.57%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) CATIA
3 2 (28.57%) VHDL
3 2 (28.57%) Cadence
3 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (28.57%) Xilinx
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) CAD
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) PhD
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (28.57%) Altera
4 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Military

DO-254
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing DO-254 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-254. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) CATIA
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
2 4 (57.14%) Avionics
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Engineering Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CAD
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Schematic Capture
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) PhD
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Altera
1 2 (28.57%) Cadence
1 2 (28.57%) Xilinx