Period
to 25 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 325 233 252
Rank change year-on-year -92 +19 +95
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 124 98 267
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.69% 0.97% 1.16%
As % of the General category 1.27% 2.15% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 122
10th Percentile - £40,875 £28,775
25th Percentile £40,000 £44,188 £38,450
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,500 £50,250 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -17.41% +0.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £50,000 £60,625 £61,250
90th Percentile £61,750 £65,000 £72,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,767 4,562 11,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.19% 45.38% 48.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6,000 3,455 8,650
10th Percentile £29,066 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Aerospace in the South East over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Aerospace in the South East

Aerospace
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -83 71 £45,000 -5.76% 19
Thames Valley -44 36 £40,000 -20.00% 11
Oxfordshire -13 18 £40,000 - 5
Berkshire -16 17 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Surrey -72 7 £59,000 -9.23% 4
Kent -46 4 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex - 4 - - 16
East Sussex -33 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -53 1 - - 4
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 53 (42.74%) Security Cleared
2 46 (37.10%) Degree
3 40 (32.26%) Social Skills
4 32 (25.81%) C
4 32 (25.81%) CAD
5 31 (25.00%) C#
6 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (23.39%) Python
8 28 (22.58%) Electronics
9 21 (16.94%) Software Engineering
10 18 (14.52%) VMware
11 17 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (13.71%) Avionics
11 17 (13.71%) Azure
11 17 (13.71%) Open Source
11 17 (13.71%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (12.90%) Schematic Capture
12 16 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
12 16 (12.90%) Docker
12 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (12.90%) Kubernetes
12 16 (12.90%) AWS
12 16 (12.90%) SOLIDWORKS
12 16 (12.90%) Java
12 16 (12.90%) SQL
12 16 (12.90%) EMC
13 15 (12.10%) VMS
13 15 (12.10%) C++
13 15 (12.10%) Apache
13 15 (12.10%) Hadoop

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (12.10%) Apache
2 3 (2.42%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (12.90%) SOLIDWORKS
2 10 (8.06%) Revit
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.61%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.81%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.81%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (0.81%) InDesign
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (0.81%) Simulink
5 1 (0.81%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.71%) Azure
2 16 (12.90%) AWS
3 10 (8.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) WAN
2 3 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.61%) 5G
3 2 (1.61%) DNS
3 2 (1.61%) Firewall
3 2 (1.61%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.61%) LAN
3 2 (1.61%) Network Security
3 2 (1.61%) SD-WAN
3 2 (1.61%) VoIP
3 2 (1.61%) VPN
3 2 (1.61%) Wireless
4 1 (0.81%) 4G
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.81%) DHCP
4 1 (0.81%) LTE
4 1 (0.81%) Modbus
4 1 (0.81%) PBX
4 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.81%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) Big Data
1 15 (12.10%) Hadoop
1 15 (12.10%) HBase
1 15 (12.10%) NoSQL
1 15 (12.10%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.06%) GIS
2 10 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.61%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.87%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.06%) CMake
3 10 (8.06%) GCC
3 10 (8.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 10 (8.06%) Xcode
4 5 (4.03%) eggPlant
5 3 (2.42%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.61%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.61%) JIRA
7 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.81%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 40 (32.26%) Social Skills
2 28 (22.58%) Electronics
3 17 (13.71%) Avionics
4 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (8.87%) Finance
5 11 (8.87%) Military
6 9 (7.26%) Automotive
6 9 (7.26%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (5.65%) Manufacturing
7 7 (5.65%) Marketing
7 7 (5.65%) Retail
8 5 (4.03%) French Language
9 3 (2.42%) Documentation Skills
9 3 (2.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (1.61%) Back Office
10 2 (1.61%) Legal
10 2 (1.61%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.81%) Law
11 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (15.32%) Developer
2 17 (13.71%) Architect
2 17 (13.71%) Electronics Engineer
2 17 (13.71%) Software Engineer
3 12 (9.68%) Lead Architect
4 11 (8.87%) Lead Developer
4 11 (8.87%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (8.06%) 3D Software Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 8 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Analyst
7 6 (4.84%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Author
8 5 (4.03%) Field Applications Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Field Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (4.03%) Product Manager
8 5 (4.03%) Technical Author
9 4 (3.23%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.10%) Apache NiFi
1 15 (12.10%) GraphQL
1 15 (12.10%) JSON
1 15 (12.10%) Kafka
2 11 (8.87%) XML
3 10 (8.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (8.06%) Qt
3 10 (8.06%) STL
3 10 (8.06%) VRML
3 10 (8.06%) WebAssembly
3 10 (8.06%) WebGL
4 3 (2.42%) WPF
5 2 (1.61%) .NET
5 2 (1.61%) CSS
5 2 (1.61%) HTML
6 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.81%) COM
6 1 (0.81%) GTK+
6 1 (0.81%) HTML5
6 1 (0.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Algorithms
1 11 (8.87%) Animation
2 10 (8.06%) 3D Graphics
2 10 (8.06%) Lidar
3 8 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.65%) User Experience
5 5 (4.03%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.42%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.42%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.61%) SCORM
7 2 (1.61%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.81%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.81%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.81%) FPGA
8 1 (0.81%) Optoelectronics
8 1 (0.81%) PCIe
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) VMS
2 12 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (1.61%) Windows
4 1 (0.81%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.81%) CAD
2 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.94%) Software Engineering
4 17 (13.71%) Open Source
4 17 (13.71%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
5 16 (12.90%) Schematic Capture
6 14 (11.29%) Analytical Thinking
6 14 (11.29%) Creative Thinking
6 14 (11.29%) Physics
7 13 (10.48%) Mathematics
8 12 (9.68%) Architectural Design
8 12 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 12 (9.68%) Programme Management
8 12 (9.68%) Requirements Gathering
9 11 (8.87%) Computer Science
9 11 (8.87%) Technical Leadership
10 10 (8.06%) 3D Modelling
10 10 (8.06%) Finite Element Analysis
10 10 (8.06%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.81%) C
2 31 (25.00%) C#
3 29 (23.39%) Python
4 16 (12.90%) Java
4 16 (12.90%) SQL
5 15 (12.10%) C++
6 13 (10.48%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.42%) Embedded C
7 3 (2.42%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.81%) Bash
8 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.81%) Julia
8 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.81%) VB
8 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (42.74%) Security Cleared
2 46 (37.10%) Degree
3 10 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.03%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.42%) CCNA
7 3 (2.42%) CCNP
7 3 (2.42%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.61%) MCSA
8 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.81%) APMP
9 1 (0.81%) CEH
9 1 (0.81%) CISM
9 1 (0.81%) CISSP
9 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.81%) PMP
9 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.81%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) ISO 14001
2 8 (6.45%) Def Stans
2 8 (6.45%) DO-254
2 8 (6.45%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.61%) RMADS
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.81%) NCSC
4 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (12.90%) Docker
3 15 (12.10%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.23%) Firmware
5 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (12.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.61%) Ansible
2 2 (1.61%) Terraform
3 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (14.52%) VMware
2 16 (12.90%) EMC
3 10 (8.06%) Rockwell
4 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.03%) Keysight
6 4 (3.23%) Cisco
7 3 (2.42%) Adobe
7 3 (2.42%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.42%) SAP
8 2 (1.61%) Ariba
8 2 (1.61%) Citrix
8 2 (1.61%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.81%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.81%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.81%) Google
9 1 (0.81%) NCR
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle
9 1 (0.81%) Remedy
9 1 (0.81%) Xilinx