The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aerospace
Rank 48 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.67% 0.77% -
As % of the General category 4.76% 3.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £43,750 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Aerospace
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

General Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
42 97 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.14% 25.00% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 33 76 47
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Aerospace across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Aerospace
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Aerospace across the Bedford region.

Aerospace Salary Trend in Bedford

Aerospace
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Aerospace 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 Aerospace.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Mason
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Simulink

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Aerospace 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 Aerospace. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
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