Period
to 4 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK > England
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 398 627 780
Rank change year-on-year +229 +153 +29
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 778 509 424
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.72% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the General category 1.79% 0.91% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 381 296 294
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,125 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year - -3.74% +10.00%

Aerospace is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 43,503 56,035 71,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.46% 40.78% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33,266 42,776 56,618
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.64% +10.00% -

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Aerospace as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in England

Aerospace
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Aerospace in England.

Salary trend for Aerospace in England

Aerospace
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Aerospace in England over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Aerospace in England

Aerospace
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the England region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +147 274 £45,000 - 96
South East +72 267 £48,240 +3.19% 78
London +101 86 £42,500 -39.29% 19
North of England +116 66 £43,268 -3.85% 25
North West +99 54 £37,654 -16.32% 15
Midlands +16 52 £45,000 - 61
West Midlands +33 40 £60,000 +6.19% 35
East of England +82 35 £42,500 -5.56% 32
East Midlands +25 12 £38,750 -3.13% 26
Yorkshire +35 11 £45,000 - 6
North East - 1 £50,000 - 4
Aerospace
UK

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT jobs citing Aerospace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 262 (33.68%) Degree
2 260 (33.42%) Security Cleared
3 230 (29.56%) Software Engineering
4 180 (23.14%) Military
5 176 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
6 167 (21.47%) Management Information System
7 155 (19.92%) C#
8 151 (19.41%) Problem-Solving
9 138 (17.74%) SC Cleared
10 133 (17.10%) C++
11 127 (16.32%) Windows
12 121 (15.55%) C
13 112 (14.40%) Linux
13 112 (14.40%) Python
14 98 (12.60%) SQL
15 97 (12.47%) .NET
16 93 (11.95%) SDLC
17 85 (10.93%) Java
18 73 (9.38%) Manufacturing
19 72 (9.25%) Systems Engineering
20 71 (9.13%) Ada
20 71 (9.13%) OO
21 70 (9.00%) UML
21 70 (9.00%) Actionable Insight
22 68 (8.74%) Self-Motivation
22 68 (8.74%) Automotive
23 67 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
24 64 (8.23%) BMC PATROL
24 64 (8.23%) Microsoft
25 61 (7.84%) Cybersecurity

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (1.93%) Apache Spark
1 15 (1.93%) Tornado
2 14 (1.80%) IIS
3 12 (1.54%) Apache
4 11 (1.41%) Confluence
5 7 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (0.90%) NetWeaver
6 6 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.64%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.26%) Documentum
8 2 (0.26%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.13%) JBoss
9 1 (0.13%) SAS
9 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.13%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 19 (2.44%) Simulink
2 11 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.77%) SOLIDWORKS
4 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.51%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.51%) QuarkXPress
6 3 (0.39%) Abaqus
6 3 (0.39%) Mathcad
6 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.39%) MicroStation
6 3 (0.39%) Revit
7 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.26%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.26%) OrCAD
7 2 (0.26%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.26%) Windchill
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.13%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.26%) SAP GTS
2 2 (0.26%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.26%) SAP PP
2 2 (0.26%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.26%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 47 (6.04%) Azure
2 25 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.80%) AWS
4 8 (1.03%) PaaS
4 8 (1.03%) SaaS
5 6 (0.77%) Office 365
6 4 (0.51%) Power Platform
7 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.39%) GitHub
7 3 (0.39%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.63%) TCP/IP
2 32 (4.11%) WAN
3 28 (3.60%) Tactical Data Link
4 26 (3.34%) HTTP
5 24 (3.08%) Network Security
6 23 (2.96%) Internet
7 20 (2.57%) Firewall
7 20 (2.57%) LAN
8 14 (1.80%) 4G
9 13 (1.67%) DNS
10 12 (1.54%) Ethernet
11 10 (1.29%) SAN
12 9 (1.16%) VPN
13 8 (1.03%) LTE
14 7 (0.90%) DHCP
15 6 (0.77%) VoIP
16 5 (0.64%) iSCSI
16 5 (0.64%) Multicast
16 5 (0.64%) RS-232
16 5 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.27%) Big Data
3 22 (2.83%) MongoDB
4 17 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (1.93%) Geospatial Data
6 15 (1.93%) GIS
6 15 (1.93%) Hadoop
7 14 (1.80%) HBase
7 14 (1.80%) KNIME
7 14 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
7 14 (1.80%) SQL Server 2017
7 14 (1.80%) SQLite
8 13 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.41%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.90%) QlikView
11 6 (0.77%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.64%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (5.01%) Rational DOORS
2 35 (4.50%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.96%) JIRA
4 20 (2.57%) Visual Studio
5 15 (1.93%) Polyspace
6 14 (1.80%) VectorCAST
7 12 (1.54%) Eclipse
8 11 (1.41%) SoapUI
8 11 (1.41%) Subversion
9 10 (1.29%) Selenium
10 9 (1.16%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.03%) Jenkins
11 8 (1.03%) Postman
11 8 (1.03%) Rational Rhapsody
12 7 (0.90%) JMeter
13 6 (0.77%) Eclipse RCP
13 6 (0.77%) LabVIEW
13 6 (0.77%) NetBeans
14 5 (0.64%) JDeveloper
14 5 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 180 (23.14%) Military
2 73 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 68 (8.74%) Automotive
4 51 (6.56%) Finance
5 50 (6.43%) Electronics
6 30 (3.86%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.67%) Legal
8 12 (1.54%) Public Sector
9 10 (1.29%) Avionics
9 10 (1.29%) Law
9 10 (1.29%) Marketing
10 8 (1.03%) Retail
11 7 (0.90%) Police
12 5 (0.64%) Games
13 4 (0.51%) Banking
14 2 (0.26%) Advertising
14 2 (0.26%) Billing
14 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Back Office
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 164 (21.08%) Software Engineer
2 94 (12.08%) Developer
3 65 (8.35%) Systems Engineer
4 59 (7.58%) Analyst
5 47 (6.04%) Senior Software Engineer
6 43 (5.53%) Software Developer
7 42 (5.40%) Consultant
8 40 (5.14%) C++ Software Engineer
9 34 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 33 (4.24%) Junior
11 24 (3.08%) Architect
12 20 (2.57%) C# Software Engineer
12 20 (2.57%) Data Engineer
12 20 (2.57%) Senior Developer
12 20 (2.57%) Technical Manager
13 18 (2.31%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 17 (2.19%) Embedded Engineer
14 17 (2.19%) Hardware Engineer
15 16 (2.06%) .NET Developer
15 16 (2.06%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (12.47%) .NET
2 52 (6.68%) .NET Framework
3 41 (5.27%) HTML
4 37 (4.76%) XML
5 34 (4.37%) ASP.NET
6 27 (3.47%) AngularJS
6 27 (3.47%) REST
7 25 (3.21%) CSS
7 25 (3.21%) JSON
7 25 (3.21%) Middleware
8 23 (2.96%) Web Services
9 19 (2.44%) Apache Flex
10 16 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (1.80%) React
12 13 (1.67%) Natural Language Processing
12 13 (1.67%) RESTful
13 12 (1.54%) Entity Framework
14 11 (1.41%) JSP
14 11 (1.41%) SOAP
14 11 (1.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 167 (21.47%) Management Information System
2 68 (8.74%) Self-Motivation
3 67 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 16 (2.06%) Algorithms
6 12 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (1.41%) Robotics
7 11 (1.41%) User Experience
8 8 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (0.90%) Fibre Optics
9 7 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (0.77%) Acoustics
10 6 (0.77%) Analogue Electronics
10 6 (0.77%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.64%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.64%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.64%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 127 (16.32%) Windows
2 112 (14.40%) Linux
3 34 (4.37%) Windows 10
3 34 (4.37%) Windows Server
4 21 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (1.41%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
6 9 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.16%) Unix
7 6 (0.77%) VxWorks
7 6 (0.77%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.13%) Android
11 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.13%) Debian
11 1 (0.13%) Solaris
11 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (29.56%) Software Engineering
2 176 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (19.41%) Problem-Solving
4 93 (11.95%) SDLC
5 72 (9.25%) Systems Engineering
6 71 (9.13%) OO
7 70 (9.00%) Actionable Insight
7 70 (9.00%) UML
8 61 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
9 60 (7.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 58 (7.46%) Time Management
11 51 (6.56%) Analytics
12 50 (6.43%) Customer Requirements
13 49 (6.30%) Computer Science
14 46 (5.91%) Artificial Intelligence
14 46 (5.91%) Process Improvement
15 44 (5.66%) Business Development
15 44 (5.66%) Configuration Management
15 44 (5.66%) OOD
15 44 (5.66%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 155 (19.92%) C#
2 133 (17.10%) C++
3 121 (15.55%) C
4 112 (14.40%) Python
5 98 (12.60%) SQL
6 85 (10.93%) Java
7 71 (9.13%) Ada
8 58 (7.46%) JavaScript
9 33 (4.24%) MATLAB
10 32 (4.11%) PowerShell
11 26 (3.34%) Assembly Language
12 24 (3.08%) R
13 19 (2.44%) Perl
14 16 (2.06%) VBScript
15 12 (1.54%) Embedded C
15 12 (1.54%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.54%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.41%) T-SQL
17 10 (1.29%) PHP
18 9 (1.16%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 262 (33.68%) Degree
2 260 (33.42%) Security Cleared
3 138 (17.74%) SC Cleared
4 46 (5.91%) Chartered Engineer
5 41 (5.27%) DV Cleared
6 28 (3.60%) ISTQB
7 27 (3.47%) ISEB
8 21 (2.70%) HND
9 20 (2.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 14 (1.80%) CISSP
11 12 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
12 11 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (1.41%) CISM
13 10 (1.29%) CCNA
14 9 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
14 9 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
15 8 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.03%) Master's Degree
15 8 (1.03%) PhD
16 7 (0.90%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.30%) QA
2 22 (2.83%) Def Stans
3 19 (2.44%) GDPR
3 19 (2.44%) IEC 61508
4 15 (1.93%) HAZOP
5 11 (1.41%) NCSC
6 7 (0.90%) ISO 26262
6 7 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 4 (0.51%) ECSS
8 4 (0.51%) NIST
9 3 (0.39%) ARP4754
9 3 (0.39%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.26%) MISRA
10 2 (0.26%) MISRA C
11 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.13%) IASME
11 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 54 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 43 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (2.31%) Docker
5 15 (1.93%) VMware NSX
6 8 (1.03%) vSphere
7 6 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.51%) XenApp
8 4 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 64 (8.23%) BMC PATROL
2 15 (1.93%) vCenter Server
3 10 (1.29%) HP ALM
3 10 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.90%) Ansible
5 5 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.39%) Terraform
7 2 (0.26%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (8.23%) Microsoft
2 57 (7.33%) VMware
3 23 (2.96%) Atlassian
4 20 (2.57%) Cisco
5 19 (2.44%) Oracle
6 18 (2.31%) Juniper
6 18 (2.31%) Splunk
7 15 (1.93%) HP
8 13 (1.67%) EMC
9 12 (1.54%) SAP
10 10 (1.29%) Dell
10 10 (1.29%) McAfee
10 10 (1.29%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.16%) ServiceNow
12 8 (1.03%) Veeam
13 7 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.64%) Mentor Graphics
14 5 (0.64%) SolarWinds
14 5 (0.64%) Sun
14 5 (0.64%) Workday