The table below looks at the statistics for DO-160 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-160 over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-160/EUROCAE ED-14
Rank - - 889
Permanent jobs citing DO-160 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £41,000

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
12105 10665 12202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.59% 10.14% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9336 8358 10054
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

DO-160
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-160 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Military
2 4 (80.00%) Requirements Management
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Avionics
2 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) EMC

DO-160
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Military
1 4 (80.00%) Avionics
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Test Development Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) EMC Test Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) EMC Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) EMC