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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank 927 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.034% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £45,863 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,863 - -

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
11707 12701 13043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.94% 11.52% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9293 9967 10114
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -0.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 6 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 24 July 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
South East - 4 £45,863 -
England - 4 £45,863 -
Hastings - 3 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 -
Fareham - 1 £47,500 -

DO-254
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (70.00%) Aerospace
2 11 (55.00%) Degree
3 10 (50.00%) Human Factors
3 10 (50.00%) ARP4761
3 10 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (50.00%) Validation
4 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (35.00%) Firmware
6 6 (30.00%) VHDL
6 6 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (30.00%) Xilinx
7 5 (25.00%) Avionics
7 5 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
8 4 (20.00%) Def Stans
8 4 (20.00%) QA
8 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (20.00%) C
8 4 (20.00%) Change Management
8 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
9 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (15.00%) Altera
9 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
10 2 (10.00%) Verilog
10 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
10 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language

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 (15.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (70.00%) Aerospace
2 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (25.00%) Avionics
4 2 (10.00%) Automotive
4 2 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 6 (30.00%) VHDL
2 2 (10.00%) Verilog
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Human Factors
1 10 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 10 (50.00%) Validation
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
2 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) CMMI
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) ARP4761
2 4 (20.00%) Def Stans
2 4 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (5.00%) ARP4754
3 1 (5.00%) DO-160
3 1 (5.00%) IEC 61508
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (5.00%) ISO26262
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Xilinx
2 3 (15.00%) Altera
3 1 (5.00%) Actel