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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank - - 851
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - - 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £43,250
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
10641 11679 10206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.68% 10.65% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8471 9243 8337
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Firmware
3 6 (66.67%) Aerospace
3 6 (66.67%) Avionics
3 6 (66.67%) Altera
3 6 (66.67%) VHDL
3 6 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (66.67%) Xilinx
3 6 (66.67%) Cadence
4 4 (44.44%) CAD
4 4 (44.44%) Electronics
4 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Chip and PIN
4 4 (44.44%) PLM
4 4 (44.44%) Military
4 4 (44.44%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) DO-178B
5 3 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Validation
5 3 (33.33%) Content Management
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (33.33%) Cognizant
6 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
6 2 (22.22%) Simulink
6 2 (22.22%) Legal
6 2 (22.22%) ASIC
6 2 (22.22%) C

DO-254
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (22.22%) Simulink
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (22.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 6 (66.67%) Avionics
2 4 (44.44%) Electronics
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Military
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) VHDL
1 6 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (44.44%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (22.22%) ASIC
3 2 (22.22%) Verilog
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) CAD
1 4 (44.44%) PLM
1 4 (44.44%) Line Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) Content Management
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) DO-178B
2 2 (22.22%) DO-160
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Altera
1 6 (66.67%) Xilinx
1 6 (66.67%) Cadence
2 3 (33.33%) Cognizant
3 2 (22.22%) Synopsys
3 2 (22.22%) Mentor Graphics
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