The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for DO-254 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DO-254 over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
England / South West
Rank 232 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing DO-254 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.51% +15.62%  

DO-254 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 567 656 666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 11.15% 11.16% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 464 540 522
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £27,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

DO-254
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing DO-254 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for DO-254 in the South West

DO-254
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DO-254 in the South West.

Salary trend for DO-254 in the South West

DO-254
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DO-254 in the South West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DO-254 in the South West

DO-254
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DO-254 within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Bristol - 5 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
DO-254
England

DO-254
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the South West region with a requirement for DO-254.

1 7 (87.50%) Aerospace
1 7 (87.50%) Avionics
1 7 (87.50%) DO-178B
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (50.00%) Ada
3 4 (50.00%) VHDL
3 4 (50.00%) Verilog
3 4 (50.00%) Assembly Language
3 4 (50.00%) IEC 61508
3 4 (50.00%) ISO26262
3 4 (50.00%) Def Stans
3 4 (50.00%) Power Management
4 3 (37.50%) ARP4754
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) MISRA
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) QMS
5 1 (12.50%) FMECA
5 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (12.50%) C++

DO-254
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (87.50%) Aerospace
1 7 (87.50%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) DOORS Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Ada Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (50.00%) Verilog
1 4 (50.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Power Management
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) FMECA
4 1 (12.50%) QMS
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
2 4 (50.00%) Ada
2 4 (50.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) DO-178B
2 4 (50.00%) Def Stans
2 4 (50.00%) IEC 61508
2 4 (50.00%) ISO26262
3 3 (37.50%) ARP4754
4 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (12.50%) MISRA