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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
UK
Rank 843 933 947
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +14
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 8 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.078% 0.067% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Median salary £56,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -

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
10235 13413 13158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.17% 13.29% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8126 10589 10102
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DO-254 over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 within the UK.

DO-254 Salary Histogram in the UK

DO-254
Top 11 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +86 7 £56,000 +24.44% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £56,000 -
Malvern - 3 £56,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £56,000 -
South East +48 2 £40,000 -9.09%
South West +21 2 £48,750 +3.72% 1
Rochester - 2 £40,000 -
Kent - 2 £40,000 -
Bristol - 2 £48,750 - 1
Scotland +20 1 - -
Edinburgh +7 1 - -

DO-254
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 7 (53.85%) DO-178B
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Aerospace
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Requirements Management
3 5 (38.46%) Avionics
4 4 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) C++
4 4 (30.77%) Ada
4 4 (30.77%) Def Stans
5 3 (23.08%) CEH
5 3 (23.08%) ARP4754
6 2 (15.38%) Earned Value Management
6 2 (15.38%) Actel
6 2 (15.38%) Mentor Graphics
6 2 (15.38%) EMC
7 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
7 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
7 1 (7.69%) FMECA
7 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) VHDL
7 1 (7.69%) Verilog
7 1 (7.69%) QMS
7 1 (7.69%) IEC 61508
7 1 (7.69%) ISO26262

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:

General
1 6 (46.15%) Aerospace
2 5 (38.46%) Avionics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) DOORS Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Ada Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Principal Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.69%) Verilog
2 1 (7.69%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Requirements Management
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) FMECA
3 1 (7.69%) Power Management
3 1 (7.69%) QMS
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
2 4 (30.77%) Ada
2 4 (30.77%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) DO-178B
2 4 (30.77%) Def Stans
3 3 (23.08%) ARP4754
4 1 (7.69%) IEC 61508
4 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
4 1 (7.69%) ISO26262
4 1 (7.69%) MISRA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Actel
1 2 (15.38%) EMC
1 2 (15.38%) Mentor Graphics
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
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