The table below looks at the statistics for DO-160 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-160 over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-160/EUROCAE ED-14
Rank 907 969 981
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +12
Permanent jobs citing DO-160 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.009% 0.008% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £33,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 - £31,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11746 12690 13168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.97% 11.51% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9328 9958 10229
Median salary £50,000 £46,125 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.40% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

DO-160
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing DO-160 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-160 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DO-160
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DO-160 within the UK.

DO-160 Salary Trend in the UK

DO-160
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-160 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +62 1 £33,500 -
Dorset - 1 £33,500 -
South West - 1 £33,500 -

DO-160
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing DO-160 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DO-160.

1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) Automotive
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Firmware
3 3 (60.00%) VHDL
3 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (60.00%) OrCAD
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) DO-254
4 1 (20.00%) ARP4754
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

DO-160
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) OrCAD
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (60.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ARP4754
1 1 (20.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) EMC