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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank - - 114
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 0.067%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £37,250
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
155 128 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.61% 9.26% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 138 103 82
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Firmware
1 7 (100.00%) CAD
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 7 (100.00%) Military
1 7 (100.00%) VHDL
1 7 (100.00%) Cadence
1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 7 (100.00%) Avionics
1 7 (100.00%) Altera
1 7 (100.00%) Line Management
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Chip and PIN
2 5 (71.43%) PLM
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Communications Security
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (28.57%) MS Project
General
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 7 (100.00%) Military
1 7 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Engineering Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) VHDL
1 7 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (71.43%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) CAD
1 7 (100.00%) Line Management
2 5 (71.43%) PLM
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Communications Security
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cadence
1 7 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 7 (100.00%) Altera