Period
to 20 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 6 months to 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 407 770 818
Rank change year-on-year +363 +48 -117
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 955 403 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the General category 1.78% 0.57% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 372 283 301
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,900 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.89% +2.22% -

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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 53,645 70,119 79,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.43% 42.89% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40,325 53,757 57,572
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Aerospace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the UK

Aerospace
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Aerospace.

Salary trend for Aerospace in the UK

Aerospace
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace over the 6 months to 20 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Aerospace in the UK

Aerospace
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 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
England +359 889 £45,000 -5.26% 459
UK excluding London +256 765 £43,750 -4.89% 464
South East +125 260 £46,250 -7.50% 106
South West +108 237 £42,180 -15.64% 123
London +186 138 £71,250 +35.71% 34
Midlands +126 127 £55,000 +46.67% 57
North of England +113 97 £36,660 -13.74% 66
West Midlands +106 90 £55,000 +37.50% 38
North West +103 71 £34,660 -32.37% 50
East Midlands +44 37 £57,500 +134.69% 19
Yorkshire +22 25 £45,000 +24.14% 13
East of England +47 21 £45,000 +12.50% 73
Scotland +25 15 £45,000 - 27
Wales +2 8 £42,500 +41.67% 11
North East - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 300 (31.41%) Management Information System
2 278 (29.11%) Degree
3 229 (23.98%) Military
4 226 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
5 216 (22.62%) Problem-Solving
6 202 (21.15%) Software Engineering
7 193 (20.21%) Security Cleared
8 171 (17.91%) Windows
9 155 (16.23%) C++
10 138 (14.45%) C#
11 115 (12.04%) Manufacturing
12 113 (11.83%) C
13 108 (11.31%) Cybersecurity
14 107 (11.20%) Actionable Insight
15 104 (10.89%) Python
16 103 (10.79%) Configuration Management
17 102 (10.68%) Linux
18 99 (10.37%) Systems Engineering
19 98 (10.26%) SC Cleared
20 97 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
21 94 (9.84%) Microsoft
22 90 (9.42%) Java
22 90 (9.42%) Finance
23 87 (9.11%) SQL
24 86 (9.01%) ITIL
25 84 (8.80%) Mentoring
25 84 (8.80%) SDLC
26 83 (8.69%) Active Directory
27 82 (8.59%) VMware
28 81 (8.48%) BMC PATROL

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (3.25%) CMS
2 29 (3.04%) Confluence
3 21 (2.20%) Tornado
4 16 (1.68%) Apache
5 15 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.15%) MS Exchange
7 7 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.63%) Drupal
9 5 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.42%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.21%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.21%) Documentum
11 2 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.10%) Moodle
12 1 (0.10%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.10%) SAS
12 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (3.46%) Simulink
3 25 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.94%) Autodesk Inventor
5 8 (0.84%) CATIA
6 7 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.63%) FrameMaker
8 5 (0.52%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (0.31%) Stateflow
11 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.21%) FileZilla
11 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.21%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.10%) NASTRAN
12 1 (0.10%) PTC Creo
12 1 (0.10%) Sketch
12 1 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.57%) SAP GTS
2 14 (1.47%) SAP CO
2 14 (1.47%) SAP FI
2 14 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
3 12 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (1.15%) SAP PS
5 10 (1.05%) SAP PM
6 9 (0.94%) SAP HR
6 9 (0.94%) SAP MM
6 9 (0.94%) SAP R/3
7 7 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
8 6 (0.63%) SAP SCM
9 4 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.42%) ENOVIA
9 4 (0.42%) Primavera
9 4 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.42%) Teamcenter
10 3 (0.31%) SAP BPC
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.78%) Azure
1 17 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (1.57%) AWS
3 10 (1.05%) Office 365
4 8 (0.84%) Power Platform
5 6 (0.63%) GitHub
6 5 (0.52%) GCP
6 5 (0.52%) SaaS
7 4 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.40%) Internet
2 38 (3.98%) WAN
3 33 (3.46%) LAN
3 33 (3.46%) Network Security
4 23 (2.41%) BGP
4 23 (2.41%) Firewall
4 23 (2.41%) MPLS
4 23 (2.41%) OSPF
5 22 (2.30%) TCP/IP
6 20 (2.09%) Wireless
7 19 (1.99%) HSRP
7 19 (1.99%) IPsec
7 19 (1.99%) L2TP
7 19 (1.99%) RIP
8 18 (1.88%) Ethernet
8 18 (1.88%) VPN
9 15 (1.57%) 4G
9 15 (1.57%) DHCP
10 14 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
10 14 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.20%) Relational Database
2 21 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (2.09%) Big Data
4 16 (1.68%) MongoDB
5 13 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.26%) GIS
7 11 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (0.94%) Data Mining
10 8 (0.84%) MySQL
10 8 (0.84%) Power BI
11 7 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.42%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 4 (0.42%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.42%) QlikView
13 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 58 (6.07%) JIRA
2 39 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 32 (3.35%) Rational DOORS
3 32 (3.35%) Visual Studio
4 22 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (1.88%) Eclipse
6 15 (1.57%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.26%) Selenium
8 11 (1.15%) JMeter
8 11 (1.15%) NetBeans
9 10 (1.05%) LabVIEW
9 10 (1.05%) Subversion
10 9 (0.94%) Cucumber
10 9 (0.94%) eggPlant
10 9 (0.94%) HP UFT
10 9 (0.94%) JIRA Agile
10 9 (0.94%) SpecFlow
11 8 (0.84%) LoadRunner
12 7 (0.73%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.63%) JDeveloper
General
1 229 (23.98%) Military
2 115 (12.04%) Manufacturing
3 90 (9.42%) Finance
4 75 (7.85%) Electronics
5 59 (6.18%) Automotive
6 43 (4.50%) Telecoms
7 32 (3.35%) Avionics
8 30 (3.14%) Marketing
9 26 (2.72%) Legal
10 18 (1.88%) Advertising
11 15 (1.57%) Games
11 15 (1.57%) Public Sector
12 11 (1.15%) Publishing
13 9 (0.94%) Retail
14 8 (0.84%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.52%) Law
16 4 (0.42%) Back Office
16 4 (0.42%) Banking
17 3 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
18 2 (0.21%) Police
Job Titles
1 130 (13.61%) Software Engineer
2 86 (9.01%) Systems Engineer
3 72 (7.54%) Analyst
4 69 (7.23%) Developer
5 38 (3.98%) Consultant
6 37 (3.87%) Architect
7 36 (3.77%) Network Engineer
8 30 (3.14%) Embedded Engineer
9 29 (3.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 28 (2.93%) Software Developer
11 27 (2.83%) Programme Manager
11 27 (2.83%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 24 (2.51%) Technical Manager
13 23 (2.41%) Senior Software Engineer
14 22 (2.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (2.30%) IT Engineer
14 22 (2.30%) Principal Engineer
15 21 (2.20%) Integration Engineer
16 19 (1.99%) Support Engineer
16 19 (1.99%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (7.43%) .NET
2 46 (4.82%) HTML
3 29 (3.04%) XML
4 28 (2.93%) AngularJS
5 27 (2.83%) .NET Framework
6 26 (2.72%) Web Services
7 25 (2.62%) Middleware
8 23 (2.41%) CSS
9 18 (1.88%) Apache Flex
9 18 (1.88%) Spring
10 17 (1.78%) ASP.NET
10 17 (1.78%) Vue.js
11 16 (1.68%) RESTful
12 14 (1.47%) Hibernate
12 14 (1.47%) React
12 14 (1.47%) Velocity
13 13 (1.36%) JSON
14 11 (1.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 11 (1.15%) Qt
15 10 (1.05%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 300 (31.41%) Management Information System
2 97 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.46%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (2.09%) Anti-Piracy
5 19 (1.99%) User Experience
6 15 (1.57%) Algorithms
6 15 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 14 (1.47%) Virtual Team
8 13 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
8 13 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (1.15%) Driving Licence
9 11 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
10 10 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
10 10 (1.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (0.94%) Acoustics
12 8 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
12 8 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.73%) Cyberattack
14 6 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
14 6 (0.63%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 171 (17.91%) Windows
2 102 (10.68%) Linux
3 62 (6.49%) Windows 10
4 54 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (5.34%) Windows Server
6 42 (4.40%) Windows 7
7 41 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (2.62%) Unix
9 8 (0.84%) Android
10 7 (0.73%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.52%) SUSE
11 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (0.42%) VxWorks
13 3 (0.31%) CentOS
14 2 (0.21%) AIX
14 2 (0.21%) Debian
14 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.10%) Solaris
15 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (22.62%) Problem-Solving
3 202 (21.15%) Software Engineering
4 108 (11.31%) Cybersecurity
5 107 (11.20%) Actionable Insight
6 103 (10.79%) Configuration Management
7 99 (10.37%) Systems Engineering
8 86 (9.01%) ITIL
9 84 (8.80%) Mentoring
9 84 (8.80%) SDLC
10 66 (6.91%) Validation
11 62 (6.49%) Computer Science
12 54 (5.65%) Process Improvement
13 53 (5.55%) Service Management
14 52 (5.45%) Mathematics
15 51 (5.34%) Analytics
15 51 (5.34%) Customer Requirements
16 49 (5.13%) Project Management
17 48 (5.03%) Software Testing
18 47 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 155 (16.23%) C++
2 138 (14.45%) C#
3 113 (11.83%) C
4 104 (10.89%) Python
5 90 (9.42%) Java
6 87 (9.11%) SQL
7 61 (6.39%) Ada
8 53 (5.55%) JavaScript
9 51 (5.34%) PowerShell
10 43 (4.50%) MATLAB
11 33 (3.46%) VBScript
12 26 (2.72%) PHP
13 22 (2.30%) T-SQL
13 22 (2.30%) VB
14 18 (1.88%) Assembly Language
15 16 (1.68%) Embedded C
16 13 (1.36%) Perl
17 11 (1.15%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.05%) Fortran
19 9 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 278 (29.11%) Degree
2 193 (20.21%) Security Cleared
3 98 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 51 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (3.87%) CCNP
6 35 (3.66%) ISEB
6 35 (3.66%) ISTQB
7 32 (3.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 27 (2.83%) CCNA
8 27 (2.83%) HND
9 26 (2.72%) DV Cleared
9 26 (2.72%) HNC
10 20 (2.09%) CISSP
11 19 (1.99%) CISM
12 17 (1.78%) Chartered Engineer
13 15 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
14 14 (1.47%) CREST Certified
15 12 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (1.26%) PhD
16 11 (1.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.39%) QA
2 27 (2.83%) Def Stans
3 24 (2.51%) SLA
4 13 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.15%) ISO 9001
6 10 (1.05%) ISO 26262
6 10 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 9 (0.94%) NIST
8 8 (0.84%) RMADS
9 7 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
9 7 (0.73%) GDPR
10 6 (0.63%) COSHH
11 5 (0.52%) DO-178B
11 5 (0.52%) NCSC
12 4 (0.42%) ARP4754
12 4 (0.42%) ARP4761
12 4 (0.42%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.42%) DO-254
12 4 (0.42%) IEC 61508
12 4 (0.42%) TickIT
System Software
1 83 (8.69%) Active Directory
2 64 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (1.26%) VMware NSX
6 6 (0.63%) Docker
7 5 (0.52%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.31%) Firmware
8 3 (0.31%) vSphere
9 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 81 (8.48%) BMC PATROL
2 15 (1.57%) Ansible
3 12 (1.26%) Backup Exec
4 10 (1.05%) Perfmon
5 9 (0.94%) vCenter Server
6 6 (0.63%) HP ALM
6 6 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.52%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.42%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.31%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 3 (0.31%) Nagios
9 3 (0.31%) PowerCLI
10 2 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.21%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.21%) Puppet
10 2 (0.21%) Salt
11 1 (0.10%) Graylog
11 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 94 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 82 (8.59%) VMware
3 59 (6.18%) Cisco
4 46 (4.82%) SAP
5 38 (3.98%) Oracle
6 27 (2.83%) Atlassian
7 16 (1.68%) EMC
7 16 (1.68%) MathWorks
8 15 (1.57%) Juniper
9 12 (1.26%) Veeam
10 11 (1.15%) HP
11 10 (1.05%) ServiceNow
12 9 (0.94%) IBM
12 9 (0.94%) Remedy
12 9 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.84%) Dell
14 7 (0.73%) Adobe
14 7 (0.73%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.63%) PTC
15 6 (0.63%) Siemens