The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aerospace
Rank - - 85
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.94%
As % of the General category - - 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £19,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Aerospace
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
353 372 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.73% 30.77% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 312 312 512
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Aerospace
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Aerospace Salary Trend in Kent

Aerospace
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Military

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Simulink
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared