Period
to 12 April 2021

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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK > England
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 434 404 615
Rank change year-on-year -30 +211 +168
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 444 755 533
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.72% 0.39%
As % of the General category 1.52% 1.78% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 162 345 292
10th Percentile £36,525 £32,000 £28,275
25th Percentile £41,750 £38,075 £37,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,188
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,750 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 29,180 42,427 56,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.68% 40.52% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21,748 32,834 43,282
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +7.84%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £58,500 £57,105 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +3.83% +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 12 April 2021.

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 12 April 2021. 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 -71 117 £50,000 +11.11% 69
South East -41 109 £52,500 +8.25% 55
Midlands +74 92 £45,000 +2.86% 33
West Midlands +65 81 £45,000 -25.00% 24
London +87 51 £57,750 +21.58% 18
East of England +69 47 £52,500 +16.67% 38
North of England +11 26 £45,000 +4.00% 26
North West +12 23 £45,000 +19.51% 18
East Midlands +26 11 £47,000 +25.33% 9
North East +17 3 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Aerospace
UK

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, 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.

1 183 (41.22%) Degree
2 161 (36.26%) Security Cleared
3 148 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 92 (20.72%) SC Cleared
4 92 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (17.57%) Software Engineering
6 76 (17.12%) Management Information System
7 75 (16.89%) Validation
8 69 (15.54%) Military
9 58 (13.06%) Cybersecurity
10 55 (12.39%) C
11 54 (12.16%) SQL
12 51 (11.49%) Python
13 50 (11.26%) Systems Engineering
14 48 (10.81%) C++
15 46 (10.36%) Windows
16 44 (9.91%) Rational DOORS
17 43 (9.68%) Microsoft
18 42 (9.46%) VMware
19 41 (9.23%) UML
19 41 (9.23%) C#
19 41 (9.23%) Mentoring
20 40 (9.01%) Linux
21 39 (8.78%) Information Security
21 39 (8.78%) Software Testing
22 38 (8.56%) TOGAF
22 38 (8.56%) Mathematics
22 38 (8.56%) HNC
23 36 (8.11%) DV Cleared
24 35 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure

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 16 (3.60%) IIS
2 7 (1.58%) Apache
2 7 (1.58%) CMS
2 7 (1.58%) Confluence
3 5 (1.13%) ArcGIS
3 5 (1.13%) MS Project Server
4 4 (0.90%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.90%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.90%) Tornado
5 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (3.60%) Simulink
2 14 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.25%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.58%) Stateflow
5 5 (1.13%) FrameMaker
5 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.13%) SOLIDWORKS
6 4 (0.90%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.90%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.90%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.90%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 4 (0.90%) PTC Creo
7 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.23%) Autodesk Inventor
8 1 (0.23%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.23%) OrCAD
8 1 (0.23%) Revit
Business Applications
1 13 (2.93%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 5 (1.13%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.45%) Maximo
4 1 (0.23%) Primavera
4 1 (0.23%) Q-Pulse
4 1 (0.23%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.23%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.23%) SAP IBP
4 1 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.73%) Azure
2 13 (2.93%) AWS
3 11 (2.48%) GitHub
3 11 (2.48%) Serverless
4 5 (1.13%) Power Platform
5 4 (0.90%) BrowserStack
5 4 (0.90%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (0.90%) Twilio
6 3 (0.68%) GCP
7 2 (0.45%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.45%) Trello
8 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.23%) IaaS
8 1 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) PaaS
8 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.63%) Firewall
2 17 (3.83%) HTTP
3 16 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 15 (3.38%) Network Security
5 11 (2.48%) DNS
5 11 (2.48%) LAN
6 10 (2.25%) Internet
6 10 (2.25%) WAN
7 8 (1.80%) VPN
8 6 (1.35%) DHCP
8 6 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (1.35%) Skype
9 5 (1.13%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.90%) Tactical Data Link
10 4 (0.90%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.68%) FTP
11 3 (0.68%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (0.45%) IPv6
12 2 (0.45%) SAN
12 2 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.28%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.93%) Big Data
2 13 (2.93%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (1.58%) Tableau
4 5 (1.13%) Power BI
5 4 (0.90%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.90%) Redis
6 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.45%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (0.45%) GIS
7 2 (0.45%) JasperReports
7 2 (0.45%) MySQL
7 2 (0.45%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (0.45%) QlikView
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2019
8 1 (0.23%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 44 (9.91%) Rational DOORS
2 18 (4.05%) JIRA
3 16 (3.60%) Git (software)
4 15 (3.38%) Visual Studio
5 13 (2.93%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.58%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.35%) Eclipse RCP
8 4 (0.90%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.68%) eggPlant
9 3 (0.68%) LabVIEW
9 3 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.45%) JUnit
10 2 (0.45%) Maven
10 2 (0.45%) Mockito
10 2 (0.45%) NUnit
10 2 (0.45%) Postman
10 2 (0.45%) Selenium
10 2 (0.45%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.45%) Subversion
10 2 (0.45%) TestRail
General
1 69 (15.54%) Military
2 23 (5.18%) Manufacturing
3 20 (4.50%) Electronics
4 19 (4.28%) Police
5 17 (3.83%) Automotive
6 16 (3.60%) Avionics
6 16 (3.60%) Finance
6 16 (3.60%) Legal
7 12 (2.70%) Games
8 11 (2.48%) Law
9 9 (2.03%) Local Government
10 7 (1.58%) Marketing
11 6 (1.35%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.90%) Public Sector
12 4 (0.90%) Publishing
13 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (14.19%) Software Engineer
1 63 (14.19%) Systems Engineer
2 36 (8.11%) Architect
3 29 (6.53%) Principal Engineer
4 26 (5.86%) Developer
5 25 (5.63%) Analyst
6 17 (3.83%) Security Engineer
7 16 (3.60%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (3.60%) Embedded Engineer
7 16 (3.60%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 16 (3.60%) Network Engineer
8 15 (3.38%) C# Developer
8 15 (3.38%) Senior Software Engineer
9 14 (3.15%) .NET Developer
9 14 (3.15%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (3.15%) Consultant
9 14 (3.15%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (2.70%) Senior Developer
11 11 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.28%) .NET
2 17 (3.83%) HTML
3 16 (3.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 14 (3.15%) .NET Core
4 14 (3.15%) ASP.NET
5 13 (2.93%) .NET Framework
5 13 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (2.93%) Blazor
5 13 (2.93%) Classic ASP
5 13 (2.93%) Razor View Engine
5 13 (2.93%) RESTful
6 12 (2.70%) CSS
6 12 (2.70%) Middleware
7 8 (1.80%) AngularJS
7 8 (1.80%) Web Services
8 6 (1.35%) JSP
8 6 (1.35%) XML
9 5 (1.13%) Django
9 5 (1.13%) REST
9 5 (1.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.12%) Management Information System
2 29 (6.53%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.38%) Cyberthreat
5 14 (3.15%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.70%) Robotics
7 10 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (2.25%) Public Cloud
8 9 (2.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (1.80%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.80%) User Experience
10 6 (1.35%) Fibre Optics
10 6 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (1.13%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 5 (1.13%) Renewable Energy
11 5 (1.13%) SCADA
11 5 (1.13%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.90%) Graphic Design
12 4 (0.90%) Learning Management System
12 4 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.36%) Windows
2 40 (9.01%) Linux
3 4 (0.90%) Unix
3 4 (0.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.68%) CentOS
5 2 (0.45%) Android
5 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.23%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 92 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (17.57%) Software Engineering
4 75 (16.89%) Validation
5 58 (13.06%) Cybersecurity
6 50 (11.26%) Systems Engineering
7 41 (9.23%) Mentoring
7 41 (9.23%) UML
8 39 (8.78%) Information Security
8 39 (8.78%) Software Testing
9 38 (8.56%) Mathematics
9 38 (8.56%) TOGAF
10 35 (7.88%) Customer Requirements
11 31 (6.98%) Analytics
12 30 (6.76%) Computer Science
13 29 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 28 (6.31%) DevOps
15 26 (5.86%) Business Development
15 26 (5.86%) Configuration Management
16 25 (5.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (12.39%) C
2 54 (12.16%) SQL
3 51 (11.49%) Python
4 48 (10.81%) C++
5 41 (9.23%) C#
6 31 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 18 (4.05%) Java
8 17 (3.83%) Bash Shell
8 17 (3.83%) MATLAB
9 15 (3.38%) TypeScript
10 11 (2.48%) Ada
11 10 (2.25%) Go
12 9 (2.03%) R
13 8 (1.80%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.58%) Fortran
14 7 (1.58%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.35%) Perl
15 6 (1.35%) VB
16 5 (1.13%) Embedded C
16 5 (1.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 183 (41.22%) Degree
2 161 (36.26%) Security Cleared
3 92 (20.72%) SC Cleared
4 38 (8.56%) HNC
5 36 (8.11%) DV Cleared
6 20 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 18 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (3.83%) CISSP
9 15 (3.38%) CEH
9 15 (3.38%) Chartered Engineer
10 14 (3.15%) HND
11 11 (2.48%) CISM
11 11 (2.48%) CompTIA Security+
12 10 (2.25%) CCNP
13 8 (1.80%) OSCP
14 7 (1.58%) CESG Certified Professional
14 7 (1.58%) CISMP
14 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (1.35%) ISEB
15 6 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.70%) Def Stans
1 12 (2.70%) NIST
2 11 (2.48%) QA
3 9 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.80%) GDPR
5 7 (1.58%) RMADS
6 6 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (1.13%) GxP
7 5 (1.13%) IEC 61508
7 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 5 (1.13%) SLA
8 4 (0.90%) ARP4754
8 4 (0.90%) NEBOSH
8 4 (0.90%) PMO
9 3 (0.68%) MISRA
9 3 (0.68%) NCSC
10 2 (0.45%) DO-254
10 2 (0.45%) ISO 26262
10 2 (0.45%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.23%) JTAG
System Software
1 35 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (4.73%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.60%) vSphere
4 9 (2.03%) Firmware
5 8 (1.80%) VMware NSX
6 5 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.45%) Docker
7 2 (0.45%) XenApp
7 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (2.70%) Ansible
1 12 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 11 (2.48%) Terraform
3 5 (1.13%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (1.13%) EnCase
4 3 (0.68%) Nmap
4 3 (0.68%) OPNET
5 2 (0.45%) Nagios
5 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.45%) Puppet
5 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.23%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 43 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.46%) VMware
3 28 (6.31%) Cisco
4 19 (4.28%) Oracle
5 18 (4.05%) IBM
6 16 (3.60%) Sparx
7 14 (3.15%) EMC
8 9 (2.03%) Juniper
8 9 (2.03%) Twitter
9 8 (1.80%) Dell
9 8 (1.80%) Splunk
10 7 (1.58%) MathWorks
11 6 (1.35%) BiZZdesign
11 6 (1.35%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.35%) SolarWinds
12 4 (0.90%) Adobe
12 4 (0.90%) Citrix
12 4 (0.90%) LogRhythm
12 4 (0.90%) PTC
13 3 (0.68%) SAP