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 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 - - 440
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.022%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £43,250
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
2395 2487 2268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.62% 10.90% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1929 1842
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 4 (57.14%) Avionics
2 4 (57.14%) Altera
2 4 (57.14%) CAD
2 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
2 4 (57.14%) Military
2 4 (57.14%) VHDL
2 4 (57.14%) Cadence
2 4 (57.14%) PLM
2 4 (57.14%) Chip and PIN
2 4 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (57.14%) Xilinx
3 3 (42.86%) Cognizant
3 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) DO-178B
3 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Avionics
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
1 4 (57.14%) Military
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) VHDL
1 4 (57.14%) Chip and PIN
1 4 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Line Management
1 4 (57.14%) CAD
1 4 (57.14%) PLM
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Altera
1 4 (57.14%) Cadence
1 4 (57.14%) Xilinx
2 3 (42.86%) Cognizant