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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank 439 422 442
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 7 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.032% 0.045% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.44% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £32,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.51%
UK excluding London average salary - £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.29%
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
2496 2250 2501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.31% 10.21% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1910 1783 2106
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £69,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
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 21 November 2014. 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
Hampshire -8 4 - - 2
West Sussex -3 3 - -
DO-254
England

DO-254
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Firmware
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Chartered Engineer
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) DO-178B
4 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Legal
4 4 (57.14%) Validation
4 4 (57.14%) Content Management
5 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
5 3 (42.86%) Military
5 3 (42.86%) VHDL
5 3 (42.86%) Cadence
5 3 (42.86%) Electronics
5 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) CAD
5 3 (42.86%) Line Management
5 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (42.86%) Xilinx
5 3 (42.86%) Avionics
5 3 (42.86%) Altera
6 2 (28.57%) Communications Security
6 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 2 (28.57%) MS Project
6 2 (28.57%) Information Management
7 1 (14.29%) PLM

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (28.57%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 3 (42.86%) Military
2 3 (42.86%) Avionics
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Support
2 2 (28.57%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) VHDL
1 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) CAD
2 3 (42.86%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Communications Security
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) PLM
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
2 3 (42.86%) Cadence
2 3 (42.86%) Xilinx
2 3 (42.86%) Altera
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 24 days ago
Yeovil; Gosport, UK
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 25 days ago