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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank 881 942 962
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +20
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 5 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.047% 0.024% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £44,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £44,000 -
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -

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
10607 12386 12726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.56% 11.65% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8391 9808 10042
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%

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 7 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 6 December 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 +64 5 £35,000 -20.45%
South West +11 3 £35,000 -20.45%
Cheltenham - 3 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £35,000 -
South East +64 2 £45,000 -14.28%
Fareham - 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £45,000 -

DO-254
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 6 (75.00%) Avionics
2 5 (62.50%) Aerospace
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) VHDL
3 3 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (37.50%) Xilinx
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Management
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) Firmware
3 3 (37.50%) DO-178B
3 3 (37.50%) ARP4754
3 3 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (37.50%) Def Stans
3 3 (37.50%) FPGA Design
4 2 (25.00%) EMC

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 (37.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (75.00%) Avionics
2 5 (62.50%) Aerospace
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Hardware Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) DOORS Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (37.50%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) FPGA Design
1 3 (37.50%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ARP4754
1 3 (37.50%) Def Stans
1 3 (37.50%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Xilinx
2 2 (25.00%) EMC