Period
to 12 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 12 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
England > Midlands
6 months to
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 186 238 259
Rank change year-on-year +52 +21 +104
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 91 41 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.15% 0.53% 0.88%
As % of the General category 2.24% 1.00% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 55
10th Percentile £36,525 " £36,250
25th Percentile £41,375 £36,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - -18.18% +34.97%
75th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £78,125 " £76,250
England median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,063 4,104 6,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 51.42% 52.62% 57.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,039 3,296 4,816
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,670 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.17% +8.24% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £69,055
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the Midlands

Aerospace
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Aerospace in the Midlands

Aerospace
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Aerospace in the Midlands over the 6 months to 12 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Aerospace in the Midlands

Aerospace
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 May 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
West Midlands +39 80 £45,000 -26.53% 15
East Midlands +5 11 £47,000 +25.33% 16
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 12 May 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 54 (59.34%) Problem-Solving
2 45 (49.45%) Degree
3 33 (36.26%) Security Cleared
4 27 (29.67%) SC Cleared
4 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (29.67%) Social Skills
5 22 (24.18%) TOGAF
6 19 (20.88%) Validation
6 19 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (18.68%) VMware
7 17 (18.68%) Computer Science
7 17 (18.68%) Linux
7 17 (18.68%) UML
8 16 (17.58%) Computer Science Degree
9 15 (16.48%) Systems Engineering
9 15 (16.48%) Requirements Engineering
9 15 (16.48%) Rational DOORS
10 14 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (15.38%) Configuration Management
10 14 (15.38%) C
11 13 (14.29%) Python
11 13 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (14.29%) DevOps
12 12 (13.19%) Mathematics
12 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
12 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
12 12 (13.19%) Collaborative Working
13 11 (12.09%) Sparx
13 11 (12.09%) vSphere
13 11 (12.09%) Bash Shell

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (5.49%) ArcGIS
1 5 (5.49%) Confluence
2 3 (3.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Acrobat
1 4 (4.40%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.40%) FrameMaker
1 4 (4.40%) Photoshop
1 4 (4.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 4 (4.40%) PTC Creo
1 4 (4.40%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 5 (5.49%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.10%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.09%) GitHub
2 7 (7.69%) AWS
2 7 (7.69%) Azure
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.10%) Serverless
4 1 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.59%) Firewall
3 5 (5.49%) Network Security
4 3 (3.30%) HTTP
5 2 (2.20%) IPv6
5 2 (2.20%) RS-232
6 1 (1.10%) DHCP
6 1 (1.10%) DKIM
6 1 (1.10%) DMARC
6 1 (1.10%) DNS
6 1 (1.10%) FTP
6 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.10%) Skype
6 1 (1.10%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (16.48%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.49%) JIRA
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (29.67%) Social Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Automotive
2 9 (9.89%) Manufacturing
2 9 (9.89%) Military
3 6 (6.59%) Electronics
4 5 (5.49%) Influencing Skills
5 4 (4.40%) Publishing
6 3 (3.30%) Police
7 1 (1.10%) Finance
7 1 (1.10%) Law
7 1 (1.10%) Legal
7 1 (1.10%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (16.48%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (13.19%) Software Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Security Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Security Architect
7 5 (5.49%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (5.49%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.40%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.59%) .NET
2 5 (5.49%) HTML
3 4 (4.40%) .NET Core
3 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.40%) XML
4 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (3.30%) Blazor
4 3 (3.30%) Classic ASP
4 3 (3.30%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (3.30%) RESTful
5 1 (1.10%) CSS
5 1 (1.10%) Leaflet
5 1 (1.10%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Public Cloud
2 6 (6.59%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (6.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (4.40%) Cyber Defence
3 4 (4.40%) Graphic Design
3 4 (4.40%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.30%) CMDB
4 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.20%) Fibre Optics
6 1 (1.10%) Blog
6 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) PKI
6 1 (1.10%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Linux
2 8 (8.79%) Windows
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) CentOS
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (59.34%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (24.18%) TOGAF
4 19 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (20.88%) Validation
5 17 (18.68%) Computer Science
5 17 (18.68%) UML
6 15 (16.48%) Requirements Engineering
6 15 (16.48%) Systems Engineering
7 14 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 13 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (14.29%) DevOps
9 12 (13.19%) Collaborative Working
9 12 (13.19%) Mathematics
9 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
10 11 (12.09%) ArchiMate
11 10 (10.99%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
11 10 (10.99%) Software Deployment
11 10 (10.99%) Test Scripting
11 10 (10.99%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.38%) C
2 13 (14.29%) Python
3 11 (12.09%) Bash Shell
4 9 (9.89%) SQL
5 7 (7.69%) C++
6 6 (6.59%) C#
7 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.30%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (49.45%) Degree
2 33 (36.26%) Security Cleared
3 27 (29.67%) SC Cleared
4 16 (17.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (6.59%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.30%) HNC
7 1 (1.10%) CITP
7 1 (1.10%) IIBA
7 1 (1.10%) ISEB
7 1 (1.10%) PhD
7 1 (1.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) NIST
2 5 (5.49%) GxP
2 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 3 (3.30%) SLA
4 1 (1.10%) GDPR
4 1 (1.10%) GPG13
4 1 (1.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.10%) ISO 26262
4 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.10%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.10%) MISRA
System Software
1 14 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.09%) vSphere
3 6 (6.59%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.59%) Firmware
4 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.20%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) Terraform
2 10 (10.99%) Ansible
3 1 (1.10%) Nagios
3 1 (1.10%) Puppet
3 1 (1.10%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) VMware
2 11 (12.09%) Sparx
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.40%) Adobe
4 4 (4.40%) Cisco
4 4 (4.40%) Juniper
4 4 (4.40%) LogRhythm
4 4 (4.40%) PTC
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle
6 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.10%) BiZZdesign
6 1 (1.10%) CA
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.10%) SAP
6 1 (1.10%) Thales