Period
to 8 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 297 360 556
Rank change year-on-year +63 +196 +43
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 322 704 391
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.89% 0.86% 0.40%
As % of the General category 2.75% 2.51% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 164 336 282
Median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,825 £27,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 11,697 28,080 36,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 32.45% 34.14% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8,655 20,308 28,059
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Aerospace as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the UK excluding London

Aerospace
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Aerospace in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Aerospace in the UK excluding London

Aerospace
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Aerospace in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Aerospace in the UK excluding London

Aerospace
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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 +51 128 £47,500 +11.76% 35
South East +49 96 £46,000 +2.22% 38
Midlands +10 44 £50,000 -13.04% 24
West Midlands +7 31 £50,000 -9.09% 18
East of England +110 18 £45,000 -7.69% 26
Scotland +100 17 £45,000 +47.54% 11
North of England +127 15 £45,000 - 8
East Midlands +67 13 £50,000 -13.04% 6
North West +109 10 £50,000 +32.79% 5
Yorkshire +98 5 £45,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 4 £55,000 -
Aerospace
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 145 (45.03%) Security Cleared
2 115 (35.71%) Degree
3 93 (28.88%) Software Engineering
4 91 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (27.64%) SC Cleared
6 63 (19.57%) C++
7 58 (18.01%) Python
8 56 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
9 53 (16.46%) C#
10 51 (15.84%) Automotive
11 44 (13.66%) C
12 43 (13.35%) Military
13 41 (12.73%) Linux
14 40 (12.42%) JavaScript
15 37 (11.49%) Windows
16 35 (10.87%) OO
16 35 (10.87%) .NET
16 35 (10.87%) Azure
17 32 (9.94%) SQL Server
17 32 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (9.32%) Java
18 30 (9.32%) Microsoft
18 30 (9.32%) Analytics
19 29 (9.01%) SQL
20 28 (8.70%) Electronics
20 28 (8.70%) Big Data
20 28 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
21 27 (8.39%) Time Management
22 26 (8.07%) Artificial Intelligence
22 26 (8.07%) Machine Learning

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 14 (4.35%) Confluence
2 13 (4.04%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (2.80%) NetWeaver
4 7 (2.17%) IIS
5 5 (1.55%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.93%) Apache
7 2 (0.62%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (4.66%) Simulink
2 5 (1.55%) Stateflow
3 4 (1.24%) QuarkXPress
3 4 (1.24%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.31%) CATIA
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.31%) SAP MDG
1 1 (0.31%) SAP MDM
1 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
1 1 (0.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 1 (0.31%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.87%) Azure
2 10 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (2.80%) AWS
4 8 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.55%) Office 365
6 3 (0.93%) npm
7 2 (0.62%) WhatsApp
8 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.28%) TCP/IP
2 16 (4.97%) Internet
3 10 (3.11%) HTTP
4 9 (2.80%) Firewall
4 9 (2.80%) Tactical Data Link
5 8 (2.48%) Ethernet
5 8 (2.48%) RS-232
6 6 (1.86%) Wireless
7 5 (1.55%) LAN
7 5 (1.55%) WAN
8 4 (1.24%) 4G
8 4 (1.24%) DNS
8 4 (1.24%) LTE
9 3 (0.93%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.93%) SMTP
10 2 (0.62%) ATM
10 2 (0.62%) SS7
10 2 (0.62%) VoIP
10 2 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.70%) Big Data
3 13 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (4.04%) Hadoop
3 13 (4.04%) HBase
3 13 (4.04%) KNIME
3 13 (4.04%) MongoDB
3 13 (4.04%) SQL Server 2016
3 13 (4.04%) SQL Server 2017
4 11 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.48%) Geospatial Data
5 8 (2.48%) GIS
6 7 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.17%) SQLite
7 6 (1.86%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.62%) QlikView
8 2 (0.62%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.62%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (6.21%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.66%) JIRA
2 15 (4.66%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (3.73%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.11%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.86%) LabVIEW
5 6 (1.86%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (1.24%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.24%) Subversion
7 3 (0.93%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.93%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.62%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (0.62%) MagicDraw
9 1 (0.31%) LSMW
9 1 (0.31%) NUnit
9 1 (0.31%) Selenium
General
1 51 (15.84%) Automotive
2 43 (13.35%) Military
3 28 (8.70%) Electronics
4 17 (5.28%) Manufacturing
4 17 (5.28%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.73%) Finance
6 9 (2.80%) Games
6 9 (2.80%) Law
7 8 (2.48%) Public Sector
8 7 (2.17%) Avionics
8 7 (2.17%) Marketing
9 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 2 (0.62%) Legal
9 2 (0.62%) Police
9 2 (0.62%) Retail
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 54 (16.77%) Developer
3 31 (9.63%) C++ Software Engineer
4 26 (8.07%) Software Developer
5 21 (6.52%) Architect
6 20 (6.21%) Systems Engineer
7 18 (5.59%) Embedded Engineer
8 17 (5.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 15 (4.66%) Analyst
10 14 (4.35%) Data Engineer
11 13 (4.04%) Consultant
11 13 (4.04%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (3.73%) Technical Manager
13 11 (3.42%) Graduate
14 10 (3.11%) .NET Developer
15 9 (2.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 9 (2.80%) Junior
15 9 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
15 9 (2.80%) Test Engineer
16 8 (2.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.87%) .NET
2 23 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 18 (5.59%) HTML
4 14 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 12 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (3.73%) XML
6 11 (3.42%) AngularJS
6 11 (3.42%) CSS
6 11 (3.42%) JSON
7 10 (3.11%) REST
8 8 (2.48%) Entity Framework
8 8 (2.48%) React
9 6 (1.86%) Middleware
9 6 (1.86%) Node.js
9 6 (1.86%) Spring
9 6 (1.86%) Web Services
10 5 (1.55%) Natural Language Processing
10 5 (1.55%) OpenGL
10 5 (1.55%) Spring Boot
10 5 (1.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (5.90%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.73%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (2.48%) Internet of Things
5 8 (2.48%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.24%) Acoustics
8 4 (1.24%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (1.24%) CAN bus
8 4 (1.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.24%) Renewable Energy
9 3 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.93%) VHDL
9 3 (0.93%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (0.62%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.73%) Linux
2 37 (11.49%) Windows
3 7 (2.17%) Windows 10
4 6 (1.86%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (1.55%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.24%) Unix
6 4 (1.24%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.93%) CentOS
7 3 (0.93%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.62%) Debian
8 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Solaris
9 1 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (28.88%) Software Engineering
2 91 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
4 35 (10.87%) OO
5 30 (9.32%) Analytics
6 27 (8.39%) Time Management
7 26 (8.07%) Artificial Intelligence
7 26 (8.07%) Machine Learning
7 26 (8.07%) SDLC
7 26 (8.07%) Systems Engineering
7 26 (8.07%) UML
8 25 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (7.45%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (7.45%) OOD
10 23 (7.14%) Computer Science
11 21 (6.52%) Business Development
11 21 (6.52%) Customer Requirements
11 21 (6.52%) Data Analytics
11 21 (6.52%) Scrum
12 20 (6.21%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 63 (19.57%) C++
2 58 (18.01%) Python
3 53 (16.46%) C#
4 44 (13.66%) C
5 40 (12.42%) JavaScript
6 30 (9.32%) Java
7 29 (9.01%) SQL
8 23 (7.14%) MATLAB
9 15 (4.66%) Perl
9 15 (4.66%) R
10 13 (4.04%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.48%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.48%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.17%) PHP
13 6 (1.86%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.55%) Embedded C++
15 3 (0.93%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.93%) VBScript
16 2 (0.62%) Ada
Qualifications
1 145 (45.03%) Security Cleared
2 115 (35.71%) Degree
3 89 (27.64%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.04%) Chartered Engineer
5 12 (3.73%) DV Cleared
6 10 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (2.80%) HND
8 6 (1.86%) CISSP
8 6 (1.86%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (1.55%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.55%) CESG Certified Professional
9 5 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.24%) HNC
11 3 (0.93%) CEH
11 3 (0.93%) CISM
11 3 (0.93%) CLAS
11 3 (0.93%) IISP
11 3 (0.93%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.93%) PhD
12 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.73%) GDPR
2 8 (2.48%) Def Stans
3 6 (1.86%) QA
4 5 (1.55%) HAZOP
5 4 (1.24%) ECSS
5 4 (1.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (1.24%) ISO 26262
5 4 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.62%) DO-254
6 2 (0.62%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.62%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.62%) MISRA
6 2 (0.62%) NCSC
6 2 (0.62%) NIST
6 2 (0.62%) SLA
7 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 1 (0.31%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.31%) RMADS
System Software
1 17 (5.28%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.35%) Docker
3 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.62%) Firmware
4 2 (0.62%) Snort
4 2 (0.62%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.48%) Terraform
2 3 (0.93%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 2 (0.62%) Ansible
3 2 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.62%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (9.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.04%) Splunk
3 11 (3.42%) SAP
4 7 (2.17%) Atlassian
4 7 (2.17%) Cisco
5 6 (1.86%) EMC
5 6 (1.86%) Oracle
5 6 (1.86%) VMware
6 5 (1.55%) Capita
7 4 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.93%) IBM
8 3 (0.93%) NetApp
9 2 (0.62%) Juniper
9 2 (0.62%) QNX
9 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.31%) MathWorks
10 1 (0.31%) McAfee
10 1 (0.31%) Nokia
10 1 (0.31%) PTC
10 1 (0.31%) Serena