The table below looks at the statistics for DO-254 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-254 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank - - 859
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 0 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £47,500

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
11833 12468 11112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.81% 10.66% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9376 9672 8820
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

DO-254
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-254 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
2 2 (66.67%) Avionics
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) VHDL
3 1 (33.33%) Verilog
3 1 (33.33%) FMECA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Military
3 1 (33.33%) DO-160
3 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing

DO-254
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Avionics
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) VHDL
3 1 (33.33%) Verilog
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) FMECA
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
2 1 (33.33%) DO-160
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
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