Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK > England
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 604 474 419
Rank change year-on-year -130 -55 +351
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 445 202 920
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.44% 0.73%
As % of the General category 0.68% 0.87% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 196 86 361
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £32,660
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £59,688 £61,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,625 £73,750
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 65,229 23,187 70,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 58.49% 50.89% 55.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40,655 18,864 54,368
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.74% +6.48% +2.86%
75th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.68% +6.67% +5.00%

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 East -94 129 £45,000 -5.26% 63
South West -5 127 £50,000 - 66
London -185 76 £57,500 -17.86% 24
East of England -78 44 £50,000 - 35
North of England -133 32 £65,000 +15.04% 23
North West -103 27 £65,000 +9.24% 13
Midlands -140 27 £61,250 +22.50% 45
West Midlands -105 25 £61,250 +53.13% 33
Yorkshire - 4 £80,000 - 8
East Midlands -82 2 £59,500 +19.00% 12
North East -31 1 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Aerospace
UK

For the 6 months to 28 October 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.

1 141 (31.69%) Degree
2 140 (31.46%) Security Cleared
3 116 (26.07%) Social Skills
4 110 (24.72%) Software Engineering
5 88 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (17.53%) SC Cleared
7 67 (15.06%) C++
8 63 (14.16%) Management Information System
9 61 (13.71%) C
10 60 (13.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 59 (13.26%) Mathematics
12 56 (12.58%) Python
13 54 (12.13%) Algorithms
14 53 (11.91%) Linux
15 50 (11.24%) C#
15 50 (11.24%) SQL
16 47 (10.56%) Avionics
17 46 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
18 45 (10.11%) Software Testing
19 44 (9.89%) Military
19 44 (9.89%) Windows
20 43 (9.66%) Java
20 43 (9.66%) Automotive
21 42 (9.44%) Problem-Solving
22 40 (8.99%) Validation
23 39 (8.76%) VMware
23 39 (8.76%) Azure
24 37 (8.31%) Systems Engineering
24 37 (8.31%) Simulink
25 36 (8.09%) DevOps

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 5 (1.12%) Confluence
2 4 (0.90%) MS Project Server
3 3 (0.67%) ArcGIS
3 3 (0.67%) IIS
3 3 (0.67%) SAS
3 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.67%) WildFly
4 2 (0.45%) Apache
4 2 (0.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.22%) CMS
5 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.22%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.22%) WinCC
Applications
1 37 (8.31%) Simulink
2 18 (4.04%) Stateflow
3 16 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.67%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.45%) Windchill
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (1.80%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.12%) SAP SCM
3 3 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.67%) SAP GTS
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.45%) SAP IBP
4 2 (0.45%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.22%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 39 (8.76%) Azure
2 31 (6.97%) AWS
3 14 (3.15%) Power Platform
4 9 (2.02%) Amazon ECS
5 5 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.12%) Serverless
6 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (0.45%) Snowflake
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (0.22%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.22%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.22%) GCP
7 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.22%) SaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.84%) Firewall
2 16 (3.60%) VPN
3 15 (3.37%) WAN
4 13 (2.92%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.47%) Ethernet
5 11 (2.47%) LAN
6 10 (2.25%) DNS
7 9 (2.02%) DHCP
7 9 (2.02%) Network Security
7 9 (2.02%) SAN
8 8 (1.80%) HTTP
8 8 (1.80%) VLAN
9 6 (1.35%) VoIP
10 5 (1.12%) OSPF
10 5 (1.12%) SD-WAN
11 4 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.67%) 4G
12 3 (0.67%) BGP
12 3 (0.67%) Tactical Data Link
12 3 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.15%) Power BI
3 13 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.70%) Big Data
5 10 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.35%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.35%) MySQL
7 6 (1.35%) Power Query
8 5 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.90%) GIS
9 4 (0.90%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.90%) Tableau
10 3 (0.67%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.45%) Geospatial Data
11 2 (0.45%) HBase
11 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (6.52%) Rational DOORS
2 22 (4.94%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.92%) JIRA
4 9 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.12%) eggPlant
5 5 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.67%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.45%) Selenium
7 2 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.22%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.22%) JMeter
8 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.22%) LSMW
8 1 (0.22%) Polyspace
8 1 (0.22%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.22%) Subversion
8 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
General
1 116 (26.07%) Social Skills
2 60 (13.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 47 (10.56%) Avionics
4 44 (9.89%) Military
5 43 (9.66%) Automotive
6 33 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (6.74%) Manufacturing
8 26 (5.84%) Games
9 20 (4.49%) Finance
10 19 (4.27%) Electronics
11 14 (3.15%) Law
12 13 (2.92%) Public Sector
12 13 (2.92%) Telecoms
13 12 (2.70%) Banking
13 12 (2.70%) Retail
14 10 (2.25%) Presentation Skills
15 8 (1.80%) Documentation Skills
15 8 (1.80%) Humanities
15 8 (1.80%) Marketing
16 7 (1.57%) Police
Job Titles
1 64 (14.38%) Software Engineer
2 51 (11.46%) Systems Engineer
3 48 (10.79%) Architect
4 39 (8.76%) Developer
4 39 (8.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 36 (8.09%) Analyst
6 26 (5.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 20 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
8 18 (4.04%) Network Engineer
9 17 (3.82%) Consultant
10 16 (3.60%) Software Developer
11 15 (3.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 15 (3.37%) Software Architect
11 15 (3.37%) Technical Architect
12 14 (3.15%) Principal Engineer
12 14 (3.15%) Technical Specialist
13 13 (2.92%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (2.92%) Graduate
14 11 (2.47%) Data Analyst
14 11 (2.47%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.97%) .NET
2 19 (4.27%) AngularJS
3 18 (4.04%) React
4 16 (3.60%) REST
5 15 (3.37%) HTML
6 13 (2.92%) CSS
7 12 (2.70%) .NET Core
8 11 (2.47%) JSON
9 10 (2.25%) .NET Framework
9 10 (2.25%) Kafka
10 8 (1.80%) Java EE
10 8 (1.80%) Web Services
11 6 (1.35%) Middleware
12 5 (1.12%) gRPC
13 4 (0.90%) SAPUI5
13 4 (0.90%) XML
14 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET
14 3 (0.67%) Leaflet
14 3 (0.67%) Node.js
14 3 (0.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 63 (14.16%) Management Information System
2 54 (12.13%) Algorithms
3 46 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (5.39%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (4.04%) Robotics
6 15 (3.37%) Data Centre
6 15 (3.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 11 (2.47%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.25%) User Experience
9 9 (2.02%) Animation
9 9 (2.02%) Fibre Optics
9 9 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.90%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.67%) CESG
12 3 (0.67%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.67%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.67%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 53 (11.91%) Linux
2 44 (9.89%) Windows
3 16 (3.60%) Unix
4 9 (2.02%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.90%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.45%) FreeRTOS
7 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.45%) SafeRTOS
7 2 (0.45%) SUSE
7 2 (0.45%) VMS
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.22%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) CentOS
8 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.22%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (24.72%) Software Engineering
2 88 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (13.26%) Mathematics
4 45 (10.11%) Software Testing
5 42 (9.44%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (8.99%) Validation
7 37 (8.31%) Systems Engineering
8 36 (8.09%) DevOps
9 35 (7.87%) Physics
9 35 (7.87%) Scrum
10 34 (7.64%) Project Management
11 33 (7.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (7.42%) Mentoring
12 32 (7.19%) Computer Science
13 30 (6.74%) Cybersecurity
14 29 (6.52%) UML
15 25 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (5.39%) OO
16 24 (5.39%) Project Delivery
17 23 (5.17%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 67 (15.06%) C++
2 61 (13.71%) C
3 56 (12.58%) Python
4 50 (11.24%) C#
4 50 (11.24%) SQL
5 43 (9.66%) Java
6 31 (6.97%) JavaScript
7 30 (6.74%) Ada
8 23 (5.17%) MATLAB
9 21 (4.72%) PowerShell
10 18 (4.04%) Fortran
11 13 (2.92%) Go
12 12 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.47%) Clojure
13 11 (2.47%) Ruby
14 9 (2.02%) R
14 9 (2.02%) Scala
14 9 (2.02%) VB
15 8 (1.80%) Assembly Language
16 7 (1.57%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 141 (31.69%) Degree
2 140 (31.46%) Security Cleared
3 78 (17.53%) SC Cleared
4 33 (7.42%) DV Cleared
5 25 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (4.49%) Postgraduate
7 16 (3.60%) CCNP
8 10 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (2.25%) PhD
9 9 (2.02%) CCNA
9 9 (2.02%) HND
10 8 (1.80%) JNCIA
10 8 (1.80%) JNCIP
10 8 (1.80%) JNCIS
11 7 (1.57%) CESG Certified Professional
11 7 (1.57%) CISSP
12 6 (1.35%) CISM
13 5 (1.12%) CEH
13 5 (1.12%) Chartered Engineer
14 4 (0.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.70%) Def Stans
2 9 (2.02%) IEC 61508
3 7 (1.57%) GDPR
3 7 (1.57%) RMADS
4 6 (1.35%) DO-254
4 6 (1.35%) ISO 14001
4 6 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.35%) PMO
5 5 (1.12%) DO-178B
5 5 (1.12%) SLA
6 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (0.67%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 2 (0.45%) QA
8 1 (0.22%) ARP4754
8 1 (0.22%) ARP4761
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.49%) Docker
3 11 (2.47%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.35%) Firmware
5 6 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.12%) vSphere
7 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.22%) LXC
8 1 (0.22%) NFS
8 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (5.17%) Kubernetes
2 19 (4.27%) BMC PATROL
3 9 (2.02%) Terraform
4 8 (1.80%) Ansible
4 8 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.80%) Puppet
5 3 (0.67%) SCCM
6 2 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.45%) SCOM
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.22%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.22%) Nagios
7 1 (0.22%) Opsview
7 1 (0.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (8.76%) VMware
2 32 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 26 (5.84%) Cisco
4 23 (5.17%) SAP
5 18 (4.04%) MathWorks
5 18 (4.04%) Oracle
6 14 (3.15%) Altera
6 14 (3.15%) Xilinx
7 11 (2.47%) Juniper
7 11 (2.47%) SolarWinds
8 8 (1.80%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.80%) Dell
9 6 (1.35%) Fortinet
10 5 (1.12%) EMC
10 5 (1.12%) Keysight
10 5 (1.12%) Splunk
11 4 (0.90%) Adobe
11 4 (0.90%) LexisNexis
12 3 (0.67%) F5
12 3 (0.67%) YouTube