Period
to 14 December 2019

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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 278 538 612
Rank change year-on-year +260 +74 -52
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 835 381 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.11% 0.43% 0.33%
As % of the General category 3.31% 1.18% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 354 247 261
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 25,223 32,379 38,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.65% 36.50% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 18,379 24,144 29,391
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,542 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Aerospace as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

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 14 December 2019. 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 +123 292 £50,000 +5.26% 95
South West +125 264 £42,300 -10.95% 115
North of England +149 117 £36,660 -18.53% 50
Midlands +85 104 £42,000 +8.39% 70
North West +128 93 £32,660 -27.42% 36
West Midlands +88 85 £42,500 -10.53% 42
East of England +58 35 £45,000 +12.50% 51
Yorkshire +43 23 £45,000 - 12
East Midlands +11 19 £39,750 +37.07% 28
Scotland +50 16 £37,500 - 21
Wales +4 7 £37,500 - 6
North East - 1 £50,000 - 2
Aerospace
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, 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.

1 281 (33.65%) Degree
2 269 (32.22%) Management Information System
3 251 (30.06%) Military
4 228 (27.31%) Problem-Solving
5 206 (24.67%) Software Engineering
6 198 (23.71%) Security Cleared
7 182 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
8 133 (15.93%) Windows
9 132 (15.81%) C
10 131 (15.69%) C++
11 129 (15.45%) Actionable Insight
12 112 (13.41%) Linux
13 111 (13.29%) C#
14 106 (12.69%) Python
15 100 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
16 96 (11.50%) SDLC
16 96 (11.50%) Systems Engineering
17 94 (11.26%) SC Cleared
18 87 (10.42%) SQL
19 86 (10.30%) Manufacturing
20 84 (10.06%) Microsoft
21 81 (9.70%) Cybersecurity
22 79 (9.46%) Electronics
23 76 (9.10%) Java
24 68 (8.14%) ITIL
24 68 (8.14%) Configuration Management
25 67 (8.02%) Computer Science
26 66 (7.90%) Mentoring
27 65 (7.78%) UML
28 63 (7.54%) Automotive

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 27 (3.23%) Tornado
2 21 (2.51%) Confluence
3 15 (1.80%) Apache
4 11 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.84%) CMS
6 6 (0.72%) Drupal
7 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.36%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.24%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.24%) Documentum
8 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.24%) IIS
8 2 (0.24%) SAS
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.12%) ThingWorx
9 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (4.79%) Simulink
2 37 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.72%) FrameMaker
5 5 (0.60%) CATIA
6 4 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.48%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.24%) Abaqus
7 2 (0.24%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.24%) FileZilla
7 2 (0.24%) Mathcad
7 2 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) Autodesk Inventor
8 1 (0.12%) OrCAD
8 1 (0.12%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.12%) Sketch
8 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.12%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.36%) Primavera
2 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.24%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.24%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.24%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.24%) SAP PM
3 2 (0.24%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.12%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.12%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.12%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.63%) Azure
2 17 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.08%) SaaS
4 7 (0.84%) GitHub
5 5 (0.60%) Office 365
5 5 (0.60%) Power Platform
6 4 (0.48%) AWS
7 3 (0.36%) PaaS
7 3 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.99%) Network Security
2 44 (5.27%) Internet
3 31 (3.71%) LAN
3 31 (3.71%) WAN
4 27 (3.23%) Firewall
5 21 (2.51%) 4G
5 21 (2.51%) TCP/IP
6 18 (2.16%) BGP
6 18 (2.16%) HSRP
6 18 (2.16%) IPsec
6 18 (2.16%) L2TP
6 18 (2.16%) MPLS
6 18 (2.16%) OSPF
6 18 (2.16%) RIP
7 16 (1.92%) Wireless
8 12 (1.44%) HTTP
8 12 (1.44%) Tactical Data Link
9 9 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (0.96%) VoIP
10 8 (0.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.40%) MongoDB
3 18 (2.16%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.04%) Big Data
5 12 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (1.32%) Data Mining
7 10 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.08%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (0.96%) MySQL
10 7 (0.84%) QlikView
11 5 (0.60%) GIS
11 5 (0.60%) Power BI
11 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.48%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 4 (0.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 4 (0.48%) Cognos Report Studio
12 4 (0.48%) Geospatial Data
12 4 (0.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 39 (4.67%) JIRA
1 39 (4.67%) Rational DOORS
2 35 (4.19%) Git (software)
3 26 (3.11%) Visual Studio
4 16 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 12 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (1.32%) NetBeans
6 11 (1.32%) Subversion
7 9 (1.08%) Eclipse RCP
7 9 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
8 7 (0.84%) Bugzilla
8 7 (0.84%) Selenium
9 6 (0.72%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.72%) JDeveloper
9 6 (0.72%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.72%) LabVIEW
9 6 (0.72%) Polyspace
9 6 (0.72%) Postman
9 6 (0.72%) VectorCAST
10 5 (0.60%) Rational Statemate
General
1 251 (30.06%) Military
2 86 (10.30%) Manufacturing
3 79 (9.46%) Electronics
4 63 (7.54%) Automotive
5 45 (5.39%) Finance
6 30 (3.59%) Avionics
7 21 (2.51%) Marketing
8 19 (2.28%) Legal
8 19 (2.28%) Telecoms
9 18 (2.16%) Advertising
10 14 (1.68%) Games
11 9 (1.08%) Law
12 7 (0.84%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.72%) Public Sector
14 5 (0.60%) Retail
15 3 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
16 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.12%) Back Office
17 1 (0.12%) Banking
17 1 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 148 (17.72%) Software Engineer
2 91 (10.90%) Systems Engineer
3 65 (7.78%) Analyst
4 60 (7.19%) Developer
5 50 (5.99%) Consultant
6 31 (3.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 30 (3.59%) Embedded Engineer
7 30 (3.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 28 (3.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 25 (2.99%) IT Engineer
10 23 (2.75%) Junior
10 23 (2.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 22 (2.63%) Network Engineer
12 21 (2.51%) Software Developer
13 20 (2.40%) C# Software Engineer
13 20 (2.40%) Technical Manager
14 19 (2.28%) Programme Manager
15 18 (2.16%) C++ Software Engineer
16 16 (1.92%) C# Developer
16 16 (1.92%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (6.71%) .NET
2 39 (4.67%) HTML
3 30 (3.59%) AngularJS
4 27 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 26 (3.11%) CSS
6 25 (2.99%) Middleware
7 22 (2.63%) Web Services
8 21 (2.51%) XML
9 17 (2.04%) RESTful
10 16 (1.92%) React
11 15 (1.80%) .NET Framework
12 13 (1.56%) JSP
12 13 (1.56%) REST
13 12 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (1.32%) .NET Core
14 11 (1.32%) Hibernate
14 11 (1.32%) Spring
15 10 (1.20%) JSON
15 10 (1.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 10 (1.20%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 269 (32.22%) Management Information System
2 100 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (6.59%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (2.51%) Algorithms
5 14 (1.68%) User Experience
6 13 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 10 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (1.08%) Acoustics
8 9 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (0.96%) Driving Licence
9 8 (0.96%) Robotics
10 7 (0.84%) Cyberattack
10 7 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (0.72%) Analogue Electronics
11 6 (0.72%) Device Driver
11 6 (0.72%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.72%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 133 (15.93%) Windows
2 112 (13.41%) Linux
3 44 (5.27%) Windows Server
4 34 (4.07%) Windows 10
5 32 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (2.87%) Unix
7 13 (1.56%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.96%) VxWorks
9 5 (0.60%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.36%) Android
11 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.24%) AIX
13 1 (0.12%) Debian
13 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (27.31%) Problem-Solving
2 206 (24.67%) Software Engineering
3 182 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (15.45%) Actionable Insight
5 96 (11.50%) SDLC
5 96 (11.50%) Systems Engineering
6 81 (9.70%) Cybersecurity
7 68 (8.14%) Configuration Management
7 68 (8.14%) ITIL
8 67 (8.02%) Computer Science
9 66 (7.90%) Mentoring
10 65 (7.78%) UML
11 63 (7.54%) Validation
12 58 (6.95%) Time Management
13 55 (6.59%) Analytics
14 54 (6.47%) Mathematics
15 52 (6.23%) Customer Requirements
16 51 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
17 45 (5.39%) OO
17 45 (5.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (15.81%) C
2 131 (15.69%) C++
3 111 (13.29%) C#
4 106 (12.69%) Python
5 87 (10.42%) SQL
6 76 (9.10%) Java
7 55 (6.59%) Ada
8 49 (5.87%) MATLAB
9 46 (5.51%) JavaScript
10 34 (4.07%) PowerShell
11 24 (2.87%) Assembly Language
12 16 (1.92%) Embedded C
12 16 (1.92%) PHP
13 15 (1.80%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.56%) VBScript
15 12 (1.44%) Perl
16 11 (1.32%) Fortran
16 11 (1.32%) R
17 9 (1.08%) VB
18 8 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 281 (33.65%) Degree
2 198 (23.71%) Security Cleared
3 94 (11.26%) SC Cleared
4 41 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (3.95%) DV Cleared
6 28 (3.35%) Chartered Engineer
7 26 (3.11%) CCNP
8 25 (2.99%) HND
9 20 (2.40%) CCNA
10 18 (2.16%) CISM
10 18 (2.16%) CISSP
11 16 (1.92%) PhD
12 14 (1.68%) HNC
13 13 (1.56%) CREST Certified
14 12 (1.44%) ISEB
14 12 (1.44%) OSCP
15 11 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
15 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (1.20%) GIAC
16 10 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.47%) QA
2 28 (3.35%) Def Stans
3 11 (1.32%) NCSC
4 10 (1.20%) IEC 61508
5 9 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.08%) SLA
6 8 (0.96%) HAZOP
6 8 (0.96%) ISO 26262
6 8 (0.96%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.96%) NIST
7 7 (0.84%) GDPR
8 6 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (0.60%) ARP4754
9 5 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.48%) ARP4761
10 4 (0.48%) DO-178B
10 4 (0.48%) DO-254
10 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 15288
11 3 (0.36%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.36%) RMADS
System Software
1 52 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 43 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.51%) VMware NSX
4 19 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.96%) vSphere
7 5 (0.60%) Docker
8 2 (0.24%) Firmware
9 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 49 (5.87%) BMC PATROL
2 18 (2.16%) vCenter Server
3 16 (1.92%) Ansible
4 7 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.48%) PowerCLI
7 2 (0.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.12%) Graylog
8 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.12%) Nagios
8 1 (0.12%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 84 (10.06%) Microsoft
2 63 (7.54%) VMware
3 56 (6.71%) Cisco
4 36 (4.31%) Oracle
5 35 (4.19%) Atlassian
6 19 (2.28%) EMC
7 18 (2.16%) Juniper
8 17 (2.04%) MathWorks
8 17 (2.04%) SAP
9 16 (1.92%) Veeam
10 13 (1.56%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.20%) McAfee
12 7 (0.84%) Adobe
12 7 (0.84%) Cognos
12 7 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.72%) IBM
13 6 (0.72%) PTC
14 5 (0.60%) Green Hills
14 5 (0.60%) HP
14 5 (0.60%) Siemens