The table below looks at the statistics for DO-160 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-160 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-160/EUROCAE ED-14
Rank - 235 -
Permanent jobs citing DO-160 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.017% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £41,750
DO-160
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
561 659 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.10% 11.38% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 439 533 514
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DO-160
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-160 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-160 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DO-160
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DO-160 across the South West region.

DO-160 Salary Trend in the South West

DO-160
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing DO-160 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-160.

1 3 (100.00%) Avionics
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) DO-254
2 2 (66.67%) Altera
2 2 (66.67%) Synopsys
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) ASIC
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) Simulink
2 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
2 2 (66.67%) VHDL
2 2 (66.67%) Verilog
2 2 (66.67%) Cadence
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 2 (66.67%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) Validation

DO-160
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing DO-160 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-160. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) ASIC
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
1 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) DO-254
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cadence
1 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
1 2 (66.67%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (66.67%) Altera
1 2 (66.67%) Synopsys