The table below looks at the statistics for DO-254 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 444 456 437
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 4 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.053% 0.030%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.48% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £47,750 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 - £30,500
DO-254
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2431 2281 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.61% 10.92% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2029 1762 1634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,525 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

DO-254
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DO-254 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DO-254
Salary Trend in the South East

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

DO-254 Salary Trend in the South East

DO-254
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

DO-254 Salary Histogram in the South East

DO-254
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-254 within the South East 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
West Sussex -6 2 £52,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £39,000 -
DO-254
England

DO-254
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Avionics
2 2 (50.00%) Altera
2 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) CAD
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) VHDL
2 2 (50.00%) Cadence
3 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C

DO-254
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 (50.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (100.00%) Avionics
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Engineering Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CAD
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Altera
1 2 (50.00%) Cadence
1 2 (50.00%) Xilinx