Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 398 402 712
Rank change year-on-year +4 +310 +56
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 406 859 393
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.71% 0.74% 0.28%
As % of the General category 1.85% 1.84% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 161 387 251
Median annual salary £51,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -7.22%
10th Percentile £36,525 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,000 £68,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -8.16%

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 21,893 46,646 57,971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.22% 40.24% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17,305 35,976 45,129
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +8 99 £52,500 +5.00% 36
South West -18 99 £50,000 +11.11% 54
Midlands +106 94 £48,750 +23.11% 18
West Midlands +104 85 £52,500 +32.58% 10
London +130 43 £57,750 -18.95% 7
East of England +108 37 £45,000 -2.70% 24
North of England +11 34 £50,000 +32.79% 21
North West +32 33 £55,000 +68.40% 16
East Midlands +57 9 £35,000 -9.68% 8
North East +18 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Aerospace
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 165 (40.64%) Degree
2 148 (36.45%) Problem-Solving
3 115 (28.33%) Security Cleared
4 76 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (18.72%) Software Engineering
4 76 (18.72%) Management Information System
5 72 (17.73%) SC Cleared
6 63 (15.52%) Cybersecurity
7 59 (14.53%) Validation
8 58 (14.29%) C++
9 56 (13.79%) Military
10 55 (13.55%) Python
11 51 (12.56%) SQL
12 47 (11.58%) Systems Engineering
13 44 (10.84%) Microsoft
14 43 (10.59%) C#
15 42 (10.34%) Mathematics
16 40 (9.85%) C
16 40 (9.85%) Windows
16 40 (9.85%) Linux
17 36 (8.87%) VMware
18 35 (8.62%) Mentoring
19 33 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (7.64%) UML
20 31 (7.64%) HNC
20 31 (7.64%) Rational DOORS
21 29 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
21 29 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
21 29 (7.14%) TOGAF
21 29 (7.14%) Computer Science

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 13 (3.20%) Confluence
2 10 (2.46%) IIS
3 7 (1.72%) Apache
3 7 (1.72%) CMS
4 6 (1.48%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.48%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.23%) ArcGIS
6 4 (0.99%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (4.43%) Simulink
2 10 (2.46%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.22%) Stateflow
4 5 (1.23%) FrameMaker
4 5 (1.23%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (0.99%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.99%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.99%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.99%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 4 (0.99%) PTC Creo
6 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.25%) Autodesk Inventor
7 1 (0.25%) Mathcad
7 1 (0.25%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.25%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (2.46%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 5 (1.23%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.25%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.40%) Azure
2 20 (4.93%) AWS
3 10 (2.46%) GitHub
4 5 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.49%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.49%) GCP
5 2 (0.49%) Power Platform
5 2 (0.49%) Trello
6 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.90%) LAN
2 21 (5.17%) Firewall
3 17 (4.19%) TCP/IP
4 16 (3.94%) HTTP
5 15 (3.69%) Network Security
6 12 (2.96%) DNS
7 9 (2.22%) VPN
8 8 (1.97%) DHCP
9 7 (1.72%) Internet
9 7 (1.72%) WAN
10 6 (1.48%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.48%) Skype
11 4 (0.99%) FTP
11 4 (0.99%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.74%) DKIM
12 3 (0.74%) DMARC
12 3 (0.74%) OSPF
12 3 (0.74%) RS-232
12 3 (0.74%) Tactical Data Link
12 3 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.71%) NoSQL
3 10 (2.46%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.22%) Big Data
5 5 (1.23%) MySQL
6 3 (0.74%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.74%) Tableau
7 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.49%) Power BI
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2019
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.25%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.25%) GIS
8 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (7.64%) Rational DOORS
2 19 (4.68%) JIRA
3 17 (4.19%) Git (software)
4 13 (3.20%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.72%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.48%) Eclipse RCP
8 5 (1.23%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.99%) Selenium
10 3 (0.74%) eggPlant
10 3 (0.74%) LabVIEW
10 3 (0.74%) Subversion
11 2 (0.49%) NUnit
11 2 (0.49%) Postman
11 2 (0.49%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.49%) TestRail
12 1 (0.25%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.25%) Rational Rhapsody
12 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.25%) TestDirector
General
1 56 (13.79%) Military
2 21 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 19 (4.68%) Electronics
4 16 (3.94%) Finance
5 15 (3.69%) Police
6 14 (3.45%) Automotive
6 14 (3.45%) Avionics
6 14 (3.45%) Law
7 10 (2.46%) Legal
8 6 (1.48%) Marketing
9 5 (1.23%) Banking
10 4 (0.99%) Publishing
10 4 (0.99%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.74%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.25%) Advertising
13 1 (0.25%) Back Office
13 1 (0.25%) French Language
13 1 (0.25%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (15.02%) Software Engineer
1 61 (15.02%) Systems Engineer
2 29 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
3 26 (6.40%) Developer
4 25 (6.16%) Architect
4 25 (6.16%) Security Engineer
5 22 (5.42%) Analyst
6 20 (4.93%) C++ Software Engineer
7 18 (4.43%) .NET Developer
8 15 (3.69%) Embedded Engineer
8 15 (3.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 14 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (3.20%) C# Developer
11 12 (2.96%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (2.71%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (2.71%) Full Stack Developer
12 11 (2.71%) Network Engineer
13 10 (2.46%) Information Security Specialist
13 10 (2.46%) Information Specialist
13 10 (2.46%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.17%) .NET
2 18 (4.43%) ASP.NET
3 16 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (3.69%) .NET Core
5 14 (3.45%) HTML
6 13 (3.20%) .NET Framework
7 12 (2.96%) Middleware
7 12 (2.96%) RESTful
8 11 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (2.46%) Blazor
9 10 (2.46%) Classic ASP
9 10 (2.46%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (2.22%) CSS
11 8 (1.97%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.97%) JSON
11 8 (1.97%) Regular Expression
11 8 (1.97%) XML
12 6 (1.48%) JSP
13 4 (0.99%) Web Services
13 4 (0.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (18.72%) Management Information System
2 26 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.40%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (3.20%) Cyberthreat
4 12 (2.96%) Public Cloud
5 11 (2.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 10 (2.46%) PMI
6 10 (2.46%) Robotics
6 10 (2.46%) Security Operations Centre
7 9 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (1.97%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.72%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
9 7 (1.72%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.48%) Fibre Optics
11 5 (1.23%) PKI
11 5 (1.23%) SCADA
12 4 (0.99%) Analogue Electronics
12 4 (0.99%) Graphic Design
12 4 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.85%) Linux
1 40 (9.85%) Windows
2 8 (1.97%) Unix
3 4 (0.99%) CentOS
3 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.74%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (36.45%) Problem-Solving
2 76 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (18.72%) Software Engineering
3 63 (15.52%) Cybersecurity
4 59 (14.53%) Validation
5 47 (11.58%) Systems Engineering
6 42 (10.34%) Mathematics
7 35 (8.62%) Mentoring
8 31 (7.64%) UML
9 29 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
9 29 (7.14%) Computer Science
9 29 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
9 29 (7.14%) TOGAF
10 28 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 28 (6.90%) DevOps
10 28 (6.90%) Information Security
11 26 (6.40%) Information Assurance
12 24 (5.91%) Machine Learning
13 23 (5.67%) SDLC
14 22 (5.42%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.29%) C++
2 55 (13.55%) Python
3 51 (12.56%) SQL
4 43 (10.59%) C#
5 40 (9.85%) C
6 22 (5.42%) JavaScript
7 20 (4.93%) Bash Shell
7 20 (4.93%) MATLAB
8 18 (4.43%) Java
9 12 (2.96%) TypeScript
10 9 (2.22%) Ada
10 9 (2.22%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.72%) Embedded C
12 6 (1.48%) Fortran
12 6 (1.48%) Perl
12 6 (1.48%) R
13 5 (1.23%) PHP
13 5 (1.23%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.99%) VB
14 4 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 165 (40.64%) Degree
2 115 (28.33%) Security Cleared
3 72 (17.73%) SC Cleared
4 31 (7.64%) HNC
5 26 (6.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (5.42%) CISSP
7 21 (5.17%) CISM
8 15 (3.69%) CESG Certified Professional
8 15 (3.69%) DV Cleared
9 14 (3.45%) HND
10 13 (3.20%) Chartered Engineer
10 13 (3.20%) PMI Certification
11 11 (2.71%) CEH
11 11 (2.71%) CompTIA Security+
12 10 (2.46%) PhD
13 9 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (1.97%) CISMP
14 8 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (1.72%) OSCP
16 6 (1.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.20%) QA
1 13 (3.20%) RMADS
2 11 (2.71%) NIST
3 9 (2.22%) GDPR
4 6 (1.48%) NEBOSH
5 5 (1.23%) Def Stans
5 5 (1.23%) GxP
5 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 4 (0.99%) PMO
6 4 (0.99%) SLA
7 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.74%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.74%) MISRA
7 3 (0.74%) NCSC
8 2 (0.49%) ARP4754
8 2 (0.49%) DO-254
8 2 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.49%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.49%) ISO 26262
8 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 33 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (6.16%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.94%) vSphere
4 7 (1.72%) Firmware
5 6 (1.48%) Docker
6 5 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.23%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.49%) XenApp
7 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (3.69%) Ansible
1 15 (3.69%) Terraform
2 5 (1.23%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.74%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (0.74%) Nagios
3 3 (0.74%) Nmap
3 3 (0.74%) OPNET
4 2 (0.49%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.49%) Puppet
4 2 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.49%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.25%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
5 1 (0.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 44 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.87%) VMware
3 21 (5.17%) Cisco
4 14 (3.45%) Oracle
5 11 (2.71%) Splunk
6 10 (2.46%) Sparx
7 9 (2.22%) IBM
8 8 (1.97%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.72%) Dell
9 7 (1.72%) EMC
9 7 (1.72%) Juniper
10 6 (1.48%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.23%) Citrix
11 5 (1.23%) MathWorks
12 4 (0.99%) Adobe
12 4 (0.99%) PTC
13 3 (0.74%) Agilent
13 3 (0.74%) Keysight
13 3 (0.74%) Palo Alto
13 3 (0.74%) SolarWinds