The table below looks at the statistics for DO-254 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DO-254 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank 88 92 110
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.47% 0.19% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.31% 2.17% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £31,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -19.23%
DO-254
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
116 92 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.89% 8.57% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 97 79 171
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -21.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £64,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

DO-254
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DO-254 across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-254 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

DO-254
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-254 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +6 5 - -
DO-254
South East

DO-254
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region 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 5 (100.00%) Firmware
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Military
1 5 (100.00%) VHDL
1 5 (100.00%) Cadence
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 5 (100.00%) Avionics
1 5 (100.00%) Altera
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
2 3 (60.00%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (60.00%) PLM
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) MS Project
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Communications Security
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared

DO-254
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region 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 2 (40.00%) MS Project
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Military
1 5 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) VHDL
1 5 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (60.00%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
2 3 (60.00%) PLM
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Communications Security
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cadence
1 5 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 5 (100.00%) Altera