The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aerospace
Rank 502 668 488
Rank change year-on-year
+166 -180
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 440 212 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the General category 0.94% 0.45% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 203 139 267
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -5.88%

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
46591 47050 47032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.79% 44.09% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 36880 36381 37978
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Aerospace
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK.

Aerospace Salary Trend in the UK

Aerospace
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Aerospace over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Aerospace Salary Histogram in the UK

Aerospace
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
England +186 429 £50,000 +25.00% 106
London +126 136 £51,250 +28.12% 19
South West +36 118 £45,000 - 19
South East +27 99 £52,500 +31.25% 34
Bristol +35 54 £40,750 -9.44% 3
Surrey - 43 £52,500 - 12
Gloucestershire +4 41 £45,000 - 7
East of England +9 25 £46,000 +2.22% 12
West Midlands -19 25 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Hampshire +2 24 £43,250 -7.97% 8
Walton-on-Thames - 21 £52,500 - 1
Devon +17 17 £40,223 -7.53%
Berkshire +2 17 £36,250 +3.57% 4
Exeter - 17 £40,223 -
Cheltenham -20 15 £45,000 - 6
Telford - 12 - -
Shropshire - 12 - -
Bedfordshire +17 10 £32,500 -56.66% 5
East Midlands +29 9 £40,000 - 4
North West -3 9 £34,274 -42.87% 5
Hertfordshire -7 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Staffordshire +3 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Midlands +2 7 - -
Tewkesbury - 7 £40,000 -
Scotland +5 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Reading +2 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Glasgow +14 5 £40,000 +23.07%
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £46,000 +38.34% 2
Farnborough +7 5 £25,000 -40.47%
City of London +4 5 £62,500 +30.97% 2

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 410 (37.48%) Finance
2 344 (31.44%) Degree
3 284 (25.96%) QA
4 278 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
5 262 (23.95%) Retail
6 252 (23.03%) Banking
7 242 (22.12%) Software Testing
8 226 (20.66%) ISEB
9 218 (19.93%) Scrum
10 215 (19.65%) C++
11 211 (19.29%) Software Engineering
12 203 (18.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 184 (16.82%) Security Cleared
14 152 (13.89%) Windows
15 146 (13.35%) C
16 145 (13.25%) Java
17 144 (13.16%) C#
18 143 (13.07%) Military
19 142 (12.98%) Telecoms
19 142 (12.98%) SQL
20 132 (12.07%) Microsoft
21 130 (11.88%) Linux
22 127 (11.61%) MS Excel
23 120 (10.97%) Automotive
24 119 (10.88%) SC Cleared
25 115 (10.51%) Electronics
26 112 (10.24%) OO
27 98 (8.96%) UML
27 98 (8.96%) SAP
28 95 (8.68%) Computer Science

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (1.65%) MS Exchange
2 17 (1.55%) JBoss
3 13 (1.19%) CMS
4 10 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 10 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (0.82%) Apache
6 7 (0.64%) Alfresco
6 7 (0.64%) Mule
6 7 (0.64%) SugarCRM
7 5 (0.46%) IIS
8 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.18%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.091%) Node.js
9 1 (0.091%) Lync
9 1 (0.091%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.091%) TPMS
9 1 (0.091%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.091%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 127 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.75%) MS Office
3 30 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (2.65%) MS Project
5 21 (1.92%) Simulink
6 18 (1.65%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.73%) NASTRAN
8 5 (0.46%) CATIA
9 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.18%) Windchill
11 1 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.091%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.091%) Solid Edge
11 1 (0.091%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.091%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.091%) Maya
11 1 (0.091%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.091%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 36 (3.29%) SAP MM
2 33 (3.02%) SAP HR
3 32 (2.93%) SAP FI
3 32 (2.93%) SAP FI/CO
3 32 (2.93%) SAP CO
4 27 (2.47%) SAP PM
4 27 (2.47%) SAP PS
5 26 (2.38%) SAP R/3
5 26 (2.38%) SAP GTS
6 23 (2.10%) SAP SD
7 12 (1.10%) SAP PP
8 11 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 8 (0.73%) SAP ERP
9 8 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (0.64%) SAP Payroll
10 7 (0.64%) SAP APO
11 6 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.55%) SAP CRM
11 6 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
11 6 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.65%) SaaS
2 6 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.27%) PaaS
4 1 (0.091%) Office 365
4 1 (0.091%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.091%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.091%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.30%) Firewall
2 43 (3.93%) TCP/IP
3 37 (3.38%) Internet
3 37 (3.38%) VPN
4 30 (2.74%) DNS
5 26 (2.38%) HTTP
6 23 (2.10%) LAN
7 18 (1.65%) WAN
8 17 (1.55%) SAN
8 17 (1.55%) DHCP
9 11 (1.01%) Ethernet
10 10 (0.91%) SMTP
10 10 (0.91%) VoIP
10 10 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (0.73%) MVNO
12 6 (0.55%) SSL
13 5 (0.46%) SNMP
14 4 (0.37%) WLAN
14 4 (0.37%) IPsec
14 4 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.38%) MySQL
3 19 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (1.46%) Oracle Database
5 12 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (1.01%) SAP HANA
7 10 (0.91%) NoSQL
8 7 (0.64%) Big Data
8 7 (0.64%) Apache Hive
8 7 (0.64%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.64%) Pentaho
8 7 (0.64%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.55%) MS Access
10 4 (0.37%) Informix
10 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (3.47%) Selenium
2 32 (2.93%) Rational DOORS
3 27 (2.47%) SoapUI
4 26 (2.38%) Visual Studio
5 19 (1.74%) LoadRunner
6 18 (1.65%) Eclipse
7 13 (1.19%) Git (software)
8 11 (1.01%) JIRA
8 11 (1.01%) Subversion
9 10 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
9 10 (0.91%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.82%) WebDriver
11 8 (0.73%) JUnit
11 8 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
11 8 (0.73%) Gradle
12 5 (0.46%) Rational Rhapsody
12 5 (0.46%) JMeter
12 5 (0.46%) LabVIEW
13 4 (0.37%) PVCS
13 4 (0.37%) ClearCase
General
1 410 (37.48%) Finance
2 262 (23.95%) Retail
3 252 (23.03%) Banking
4 143 (13.07%) Military
5 142 (12.98%) Telecoms
6 120 (10.97%) Automotive
7 115 (10.51%) Electronics
8 76 (6.95%) Manufacturing
9 37 (3.38%) Avionics
10 29 (2.65%) Billing
11 18 (1.65%) Marketing
12 17 (1.55%) Legal
13 16 (1.46%) Games
14 12 (1.10%) Investment Banking
15 11 (1.01%) Advertising
16 10 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.46%) Publishing
17 5 (0.46%) Law
18 4 (0.37%) General Ledger
19 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 265 (24.22%) Consultant
2 193 (17.64%) Analyst
3 153 (13.99%) Developer
4 147 (13.44%) Test Consultant
5 127 (11.61%) Software Engineer
6 98 (8.96%) Test Analyst
7 86 (7.86%) Software Developer
8 76 (6.95%) SAP Consultant
9 45 (4.11%) Project Manager
10 43 (3.93%) Senior Developer
11 41 (3.75%) C++ Developer
12 39 (3.56%) Test Manager
13 38 (3.47%) Java Developer
14 36 (3.29%) Architect
15 34 (3.11%) Junior
15 34 (3.11%) Programme Manager
15 34 (3.11%) Systems Engineer
16 31 (2.83%) Software Manager
16 31 (2.83%) Business Analyst
17 30 (2.74%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (5.03%) XML
2 41 (3.75%) XML Schema
2 41 (3.75%) .NET
3 32 (2.93%) HTML
4 26 (2.38%) CSS
4 26 (2.38%) BAPI
4 26 (2.38%) Spring
5 24 (2.19%) ASP.NET
6 23 (2.10%) Hibernate
7 18 (1.65%) JSP
8 16 (1.46%) jQuery
9 15 (1.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (1.19%) REST
11 12 (1.10%) SOAP
12 11 (1.01%) HTML5
12 11 (1.01%) J2EE
13 9 (0.82%) Swing
14 7 (0.64%) Middleware
14 7 (0.64%) Web Services
14 7 (0.64%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 95 (8.68%) Computer Science
2 72 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 71 (6.49%) Mathematics
4 68 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (5.30%) Physics
6 47 (4.30%) Algorithms
7 29 (2.65%) GIS
8 20 (1.83%) VHDL
8 20 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
9 17 (1.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 14 (1.28%) Open Source
10 14 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.10%) Statistics
12 11 (1.01%) NHS
13 9 (0.82%) Health Informatics
13 9 (0.82%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.82%) Informatics
14 8 (0.73%) Verilog
14 8 (0.73%) Robotics
15 7 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 152 (13.89%) Windows
2 130 (11.88%) Linux
3 64 (5.85%) UNIX
4 21 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 14 (1.28%) Solaris
7 14 (1.28%) SUSE
8 11 (1.01%) Android
9 5 (0.46%) VxWorks
9 5 (0.46%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.37%) CentOS
11 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.091%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.091%) openSUSE
13 1 (0.091%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.091%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (22.12%) Software Testing
3 218 (19.93%) Scrum
4 211 (19.29%) Software Engineering
5 112 (10.24%) OO
6 98 (8.96%) UML
7 86 (7.86%) Project Management
8 80 (7.31%) OOP
9 68 (6.22%) Configuration Management
10 65 (5.94%) Software Architecture
11 62 (5.67%) SAP Implementation
12 56 (5.12%) Cyber Security
12 56 (5.12%) Logistics
13 55 (5.03%) Change Management
13 55 (5.03%) Use Case
14 53 (4.84%) ITIL
15 48 (4.39%) CAD
16 45 (4.11%) PLM
17 44 (4.02%) Data Modelling
17 44 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 215 (19.65%) C++
2 146 (13.35%) C
3 145 (13.25%) Java
4 144 (13.16%) C#
5 142 (12.98%) SQL
6 58 (5.30%) JavaScript
7 55 (5.03%) Python
8 48 (4.39%) Ada
9 33 (3.02%) COBOL
9 33 (3.02%) PHP
10 28 (2.56%) PowerShell
11 27 (2.47%) Perl
12 21 (1.92%) VB
12 21 (1.92%) MATLAB
13 17 (1.55%) Assembly Language
14 16 (1.46%) Embedded C
15 14 (1.28%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.10%) Fortran
16 12 (1.10%) VBScript
17 11 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 344 (31.44%) Degree
2 226 (20.66%) ISEB
3 203 (18.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 184 (16.82%) Security Cleared
5 119 (10.88%) SC Cleared
6 34 (3.11%) ISTQB
7 30 (2.74%) DV Cleared
8 18 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (1.55%) CCNP
10 15 (1.37%) SAP Certification
10 15 (1.37%) CCNA
11 14 (1.28%) JNCIP
12 13 (1.19%) HNC
13 12 (1.10%) HND
13 12 (1.10%) PhD
14 11 (1.01%) JNCIA
14 11 (1.01%) JNCIS
14 11 (1.01%) CCDA
15 9 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (0.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 284 (25.96%) QA
2 33 (3.02%) DO-178B
3 24 (2.19%) IEC 61508
4 21 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.19%) DO-254
5 13 (1.19%) JSP 440
6 12 (1.10%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.91%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.55%) TickIT
9 5 (0.46%) SLA
10 3 (0.27%) DO-160
10 3 (0.27%) JTAG
10 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.091%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.091%) ARP4754
11 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 12207
11 1 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (2.74%) Firmware
2 27 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 15 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (1.19%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.18%) vSphere
7 1 (0.091%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.37%) CA LISA
3 3 (0.27%) SCCM
3 3 (0.27%) WSUS
4 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.091%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.091%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.091%) SCOM
Vendors
1 132 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 98 (8.96%) SAP
3 61 (5.58%) Oracle
4 43 (3.93%) VMware
5 39 (3.56%) HP
6 24 (2.19%) Cisco
6 24 (2.19%) IBM
7 22 (2.01%) Juniper
7 22 (2.01%) Dell
8 17 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 15 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.19%) Citrix
11 12 (1.10%) Xilinx
12 11 (1.01%) 3Com
13 10 (0.91%) EMC
13 10 (0.91%) Talend
14 9 (0.82%) Altera
14 9 (0.82%) Cadence
15 8 (0.73%) webMethods
16 6 (0.55%) SIMUL8
Rochester, Kent
BAE Systems
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experienc
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £70,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Blackwood, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West
Venn Group
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE - AMS
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + £18 - £22K basic + uncapped Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
BAE Systems
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
BAE - AMS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE - AMS
Posted: 2 days ago