The table below looks at the statistics for DO-254 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-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 - - -
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
516 647 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.90% 11.03% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 402 513 463
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 West

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

DO-254 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DO-254
Salary Trend in the South West

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

DO-254 Salary Trend in the South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 2 (66.67%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
2 2 (66.67%) VHDL
2 2 (66.67%) Verilog
2 2 (66.67%) Cadence
2 2 (66.67%) Avionics
2 2 (66.67%) Altera
2 2 (66.67%) Synopsys
2 2 (66.67%) DO-160
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) ASIC
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (66.67%) Simulink
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
3 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (66.67%) Simulink
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Avionics
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
1 2 (66.67%) Verilog
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) DO-160
2 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
1 2 (66.67%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (66.67%) Cadence
1 2 (66.67%) Altera
1 2 (66.67%) Synopsys
2 1 (33.33%) Cognizant