The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank - 878 917
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.045% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £37,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.25%
UK excluding London average salary - £37,250 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +18.25%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12470 11168 11342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.28% 10.06% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9740 8873 9339
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) Electronics
1 8 (61.54%) Aerospace
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) DO-178B
3 6 (46.15%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (46.15%) MATLAB
3 6 (46.15%) Simulink
3 6 (46.15%) Firmware
3 6 (46.15%) Validation
4 5 (38.46%) Military
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
6 3 (23.08%) EMC
6 3 (23.08%) HND
6 3 (23.08%) LabVIEW
6 3 (23.08%) Avionics
7 2 (15.38%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (15.38%) Marketing
7 2 (15.38%) Business Development
7 2 (15.38%) ARP4761
7 2 (15.38%) VHDL
7 2 (15.38%) Content Management
7 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
7 2 (15.38%) C
7 2 (15.38%) HNC
7 2 (15.38%) Cognizant

DO-254
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Simulink
2 2 (15.38%) Stateflow
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (23.08%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (61.54%) Electronics
1 8 (61.54%) Aerospace
2 5 (38.46%) Military
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (23.08%) Avionics
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Development Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Development Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) VHDL
2 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Verilog
3 1 (7.69%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Validation
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Business Development
3 2 (15.38%) Content Management
3 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (15.38%) CAD
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) MATLAB
2 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) HND
3 2 (15.38%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) DO-178B
2 2 (15.38%) ARP4761
2 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.69%) ARP4754
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) Cognizant
3 1 (7.69%) Xilinx
3 1 (7.69%) Mentor Graphics
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