The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 176 189 176
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 29 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.18% 0.59%
As % of the General category 1.80% 0.47% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 20
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Aerospace
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1611 1701 1588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.70% 38.46% 33.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1316 1282
Average salary £42,500 £42,944 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.03% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,900 £63,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Aerospace Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Shropshire - 12 - -
Birmingham -4 8 - - 3
Staffordshire +11 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Coventry -7 2 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 22 (59.46%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Scrum
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Banking
2 16 (43.24%) Retail
2 16 (43.24%) ISEB
2 16 (43.24%) Software Testing
2 16 (43.24%) QA
3 12 (32.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (29.73%) Degree
5 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
6 8 (21.62%) Automotive
6 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
7 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.22%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (16.22%) MATLAB
7 6 (16.22%) Simulink
7 6 (16.22%) Electronics
7 6 (16.22%) Oracle
7 6 (16.22%) C
7 6 (16.22%) C++
7 6 (16.22%) Embedded C
8 5 (13.51%) Embedded C++
8 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
8 5 (13.51%) Firmware
8 5 (13.51%) MS Office
8 5 (13.51%) UML
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (13.51%) CAN bus

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (2.70%) Lync
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.22%) Simulink
3 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.70%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Selenium
1 4 (10.81%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (59.46%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Banking
2 16 (43.24%) Retail
3 8 (21.62%) Automotive
4 6 (16.22%) Electronics
5 5 (13.51%) Billing
6 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Test Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Test Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Information Assurance Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (13.51%) CAN bus
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.11%) Statistics
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Scrum
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (43.24%) Software Testing
2 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.51%) UML
4 4 (10.81%) Change Management
4 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
4 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
4 4 (10.81%) Change Control
5 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) ERP
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.70%) People Management
7 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.70%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.70%) CAD
7 1 (2.70%) CAE
7 1 (2.70%) Service Management
7 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) C
1 6 (16.22%) C++
1 6 (16.22%) Embedded C
1 6 (16.22%) MATLAB
2 5 (13.51%) Embedded C++
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) ISEB
2 12 (32.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (29.73%) Degree
4 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.41%) CISM
5 2 (5.41%) CISSP
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.70%) HNC
6 1 (2.70%) HND
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Firmware
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) WSUS
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) EMC
3 1 (2.70%) NetApp
3 1 (2.70%) Baan
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (2.70%) Infor
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
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