The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Avionics over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Avionics
Rank 872 865 865
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Avionics 19 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.022% 0.026%
As % of the General category 0.039% 0.050% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 21
Average salary £47,500 £36,041 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.79% -12.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £36,041 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+31.79% -12.09%

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
49085 48337 52602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.61% 45.02% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 38000 38378 43532
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Avionics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Avionics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Avionics
Salary Trend

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

Avionics Salary Trend in the UK

Avionics
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Avionics within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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 -30 16 £47,500 +31.79% 25
South West -15 6 £57,500 - 15
South East +4 5 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Cambridgeshire +1 5 - -
Cambridge -1 5 - -
East of England -5 5 - - 1
Somerset -8 3 - - 2
Kent - 3 £47,500 -
Broadstairs - 3 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire -12 1 £57,500 - 6
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Salisbury - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 2
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Avionics 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 Avionics.

1 41 (68.33%) Aerospace
2 37 (61.67%) Degree
3 34 (56.67%) Software Engineering
4 31 (51.67%) Requirements Management
4 31 (51.67%) Rational DOORS
5 27 (45.00%) C
6 22 (36.67%) C++
7 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 16 (26.67%) MATLAB
8 16 (26.67%) Electronics
8 16 (26.67%) Military
8 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (25.00%) Python
10 12 (20.00%) Device Driver
10 12 (20.00%) MS Office
10 12 (20.00%) DO-178B
11 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
11 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
11 11 (18.33%) Windows
11 11 (18.33%) Linux
11 11 (18.33%) Simulink
12 10 (16.67%) Automotive
12 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (16.67%) Project Management
12 10 (16.67%) Ethernet
12 10 (16.67%) ASIC
12 10 (16.67%) UML
12 10 (16.67%) MS Visio
12 10 (16.67%) Perl

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Avionics 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 Avionics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (20.00%) MS Office
3 11 (18.33%) Simulink
4 10 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 6 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 5 (8.33%) SNMP
2 5 (8.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (51.67%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (68.33%) Aerospace
2 16 (26.67%) Electronics
2 16 (26.67%) Military
3 10 (16.67%) Automotive
4 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 22 (36.67%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Electrical Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Embedded C Developer
5 8 (13.33%) C Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Development Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Test Development Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Development Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Senior Design Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Software Manager
10 1 (1.67%) Design Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) JSF
2 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (8.33%) Middleware
2 5 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
4 10 (16.67%) ASIC
4 10 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 10 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
6 6 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
7 5 (8.33%) Robotics
8 4 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
1 11 (18.33%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.67%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Software Engineering
2 31 (51.67%) Requirements Management
3 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
4 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.67%) Project Management
4 10 (16.67%) UML
4 10 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 9 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (15.00%) OO
6 7 (11.67%) Communications Security
6 7 (11.67%) Information Management
7 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) SysML
8 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) C
2 22 (36.67%) C++
3 16 (26.67%) MATLAB
4 15 (25.00%) Python
5 10 (16.67%) Perl
6 9 (15.00%) Embedded C
7 5 (8.33%) VB
7 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.33%) VB6
8 4 (6.67%) Ada
9 1 (1.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 37 (61.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) DO-178B
2 5 (8.33%) IEC 61508
3 4 (6.67%) DO-160
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) Green Hills
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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