The table below looks at the statistics for DO-254 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-254 over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank 912 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.026% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - -

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
11760 12990 13402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.21% 11.90% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9316 10287 10313
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

DO-254
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing DO-254 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-254 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DO-254
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DO-254 within the UK.

DO-254 Salary Trend in the UK

DO-254
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-254 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Hastings - 3 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
South East - 3 £45,000 -
England - 3 £45,000 -

DO-254
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing DO-254 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-254.

1 11 (73.33%) Aerospace
2 9 (60.00%) Validation
2 9 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (60.00%) Human Factors
2 9 (60.00%) ARP4761
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Avionics
6 4 (26.67%) Firmware
6 4 (26.67%) Def Stans
6 4 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (20.00%) VHDL
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (20.00%) Xilinx
8 2 (13.33%) Electronics
8 2 (13.33%) Automotive
9 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
9 1 (6.67%) C
9 1 (6.67%) UML
9 1 (6.67%) Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) CMMI
9 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)

DO-254
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 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (73.33%) Aerospace
2 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (26.67%) Avionics
4 2 (13.33%) Automotive
4 2 (13.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (20.00%) VHDL
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Human Factors
1 9 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 9 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) CMMI
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) ARP4761
2 4 (26.67%) Def Stans
3 3 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (6.67%) ARP4754
4 1 (6.67%) DO-160
4 1 (6.67%) IEC 61508
4 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 1 (6.67%) ISO26262
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Xilinx