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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 9 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 453 580 454
Rank change year-on-year +127 -126 +40
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 1,284 494 370
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.43% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.12% 0.76% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 513 195 175
10th Percentile £33,758 £37,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £38,624 £42,500 £38,463
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +10.53% +4.40%

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 114,985 65,241 34,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 67.50% 57.22% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 54,496 41,098 27,192
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,250 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £99,232 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the UK

Aerospace
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Aerospace in the UK

Aerospace
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Aerospace over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Aerospace in the UK

Aerospace
Top 17 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 9 August 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
England +103 1,010 £50,000 -9.09% 270
UK excluding London +153 954 £49,000 -6.67% 264
Work from Home -21 426 £57,250 +7.76% 81
South West +108 366 £43,000 -21.82% 78
Midlands +69 186 £46,000 +5.75% 56
London -80 155 £85,000 +11.48% 15
West Midlands +22 119 £46,800 +7.59% 35
South East -70 118 £52,500 - 52
East of England -6 102 £60,000 +14.29% 35
North of England -27 80 £53,750 -15.69% 33
Scotland +30 70 £49,250 +23.13% 4
East Midlands +40 67 £41,500 -17.41% 21
North West -44 54 £56,500 -9.60% 21
Wales - 41 £72,000 - 4
Yorkshire -15 21 £50,000 -37.50% 9
Northern Ireland - 6 £37,500 - 2
North East - 5 £57,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 9 August 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 with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 437 (34.03%) Agile
2 427 (33.26%) Degree
3 397 (30.92%) Security Cleared
4 390 (30.37%) Finance
5 364 (28.35%) Social Skills
6 336 (26.17%) Aviation
7 290 (22.59%) SC Cleared
8 288 (22.43%) Software Engineering
9 280 (21.81%) Cybersecurity
10 268 (20.87%) Project Management
11 248 (19.31%) Python
12 238 (18.54%) Microsoft
13 190 (14.80%) Military
14 181 (14.10%) Java
15 180 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
16 174 (13.55%) Test Automation
16 174 (13.55%) Telecoms
17 167 (13.01%) Automotive
18 158 (12.31%) Systems Engineering
19 152 (11.84%) DevOps
20 149 (11.60%) QA
21 145 (11.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
22 142 (11.06%) Programme Management
23 141 (10.98%) C++
24 139 (10.83%) Microsoft Project
24 139 (10.83%) Artificial Intelligence
25 137 (10.67%) Electronics
25 137 (10.67%) SDLC
26 136 (10.59%) Computer Science
27 129 (10.05%) Microsoft Office

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
1 110 (8.57%) MS Project Server
2 42 (3.27%) Apache Spark
3 25 (1.95%) Apache
4 20 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 14 (1.09%) Appian
6 9 (0.70%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.47%) SAS
8 5 (0.39%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.31%) Tornado
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.16%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.16%) WinCC
11 1 (0.078%) Confluence
Applications
1 139 (10.83%) Microsoft Project
2 129 (10.05%) Microsoft Office
3 55 (4.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 52 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 39 (3.04%) Simulink
6 27 (2.10%) CATIA
7 20 (1.56%) CANalyzer
8 19 (1.48%) AutoCAD
9 15 (1.17%) Blender
9 15 (1.17%) TargetLink
10 8 (0.62%) Stateflow
11 6 (0.47%) MS Visio
11 6 (0.47%) Sketch
12 5 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.39%) InVision
12 5 (0.39%) Photoshop
13 4 (0.31%) OrCAD
14 1 (0.078%) Autodesk Inventor
14 1 (0.078%) Fusion 360
14 1 (0.078%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 21 (1.64%) JDE OneWorld
2 11 (0.86%) Primavera
3 7 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.39%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.31%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.16%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.16%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.16%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.078%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.078%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.078%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 67 (5.22%) Azure
2 52 (4.05%) GitHub
3 38 (2.96%) AWS
4 17 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (1.01%) OpenShift
5 13 (1.01%) Tricentis Tosca
6 10 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.70%) Power Platform
7 9 (0.70%) SaaS
8 7 (0.55%) Microsoft 365
9 6 (0.47%) Figma
9 6 (0.47%) GCP
9 6 (0.47%) Serverless
10 4 (0.31%) Azure DevOps
10 4 (0.31%) BrowserStack
10 4 (0.31%) Power Automate
10 4 (0.31%) PowerApps
11 3 (0.23%) Amazon EKS
11 3 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.23%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.12%) SD-WAN
1 40 (3.12%) WAN
2 35 (2.73%) 5G
3 25 (1.95%) Broadband
4 22 (1.71%) DNS
4 22 (1.71%) Firewall
4 22 (1.71%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.40%) CATAPAN
6 17 (1.32%) Network Security
7 12 (0.93%) HTTP
8 11 (0.86%) Internet
8 11 (0.86%) SMTP
9 10 (0.78%) DHCP
9 10 (0.78%) Ethernet
9 10 (0.78%) IP Telephony
9 10 (0.78%) iSCSI
9 10 (0.78%) NAS
9 10 (0.78%) SAN
9 10 (0.78%) Softphone
9 10 (0.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 38 (2.96%) SQL Server
4 31 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 23 (1.79%) NoSQL
6 18 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 12 (0.93%) Data Lake
8 11 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (0.86%) Oracle ODI
8 11 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (0.70%) Oracle Database
9 9 (0.70%) Power BI
10 6 (0.47%) Big Data
10 6 (0.47%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (0.39%) Geospatial Data
12 3 (0.23%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.16%) Tableau
14 1 (0.078%) BigQuery
14 1 (0.078%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 90 (7.01%) JIRA
2 81 (6.31%) Jenkins
3 47 (3.66%) Selenium
4 46 (3.58%) Cypress.io
5 41 (3.19%) Gradle
5 41 (3.19%) webpack
6 37 (2.88%) Cucumber
7 33 (2.57%) WebDriver
8 31 (2.41%) Rational DOORS
9 28 (2.18%) GitLab
10 23 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (1.40%) JMeter
11 18 (1.40%) Maven
12 17 (1.32%) Git (software)
13 15 (1.17%) IntelliJ
14 13 (1.01%) eggPlant
15 11 (0.86%) Visual Studio
16 10 (0.78%) Eclipse
16 10 (0.78%) SoapUI
17 8 (0.62%) NeoLoad
General
1 390 (30.37%) Finance
2 364 (28.35%) Social Skills
3 336 (26.17%) Aviation
4 190 (14.80%) Military
5 174 (13.55%) Telecoms
6 167 (13.01%) Automotive
7 145 (11.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 137 (10.67%) Electronics
9 126 (9.81%) Manufacturing
10 90 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
11 89 (6.93%) Law
12 70 (5.45%) Presentation Skills
13 67 (5.22%) Public Sector
14 65 (5.06%) Retail
15 46 (3.58%) Games
15 46 (3.58%) Influencing Skills
16 26 (2.02%) Avionics
17 24 (1.87%) Aeronautics
18 17 (1.32%) Organisational Skills
19 15 (1.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 198 (15.42%) Software Engineer
2 149 (11.60%) Project Manager
3 115 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
4 111 (8.64%) Consultant
5 103 (8.02%) IT Manager
6 101 (7.87%) IT Project Manager
7 99 (7.71%) Graduate
8 95 (7.40%) Analyst
9 89 (6.93%) Test Consultant
10 54 (4.21%) Architect
10 54 (4.21%) Test Manager
11 44 (3.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 42 (3.27%) Developer
13 37 (2.88%) Test Leader
14 36 (2.80%) Senior Software Engineer
15 32 (2.49%) Business Analyst
16 30 (2.34%) Junior
16 30 (2.34%) Senior Manager
17 29 (2.26%) Embedded Engineer
18 28 (2.18%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (4.83%) React
2 41 (3.19%) Redux
3 37 (2.88%) Kafka
4 31 (2.41%) .NET
4 31 (2.41%) Middleware
5 24 (1.87%) Spring
6 19 (1.48%) Apache Avro
6 19 (1.48%) CSS
7 18 (1.40%) Hibernate
7 18 (1.40%) J2EE
8 16 (1.25%) JSON
8 16 (1.25%) REST
9 15 (1.17%) HTML
10 14 (1.09%) AngularJS
11 13 (1.01%) SOAP
12 12 (0.93%) .NET Core
12 12 (0.93%) Django
13 11 (0.86%) OpenGL
13 11 (0.86%) RESTful
13 11 (0.86%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 112 (8.72%) User Experience
2 110 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 71 (5.53%) Algorithms
4 70 (5.45%) Data Structures
5 48 (3.74%) FPGA
6 45 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
7 37 (2.88%) Embedded Systems
8 35 (2.73%) Hackathon
9 30 (2.34%) PMI
10 25 (1.95%) GNSS
11 24 (1.87%) Legacy Systems
12 22 (1.71%) Driving Licence
13 20 (1.56%) VHDL
14 16 (1.25%) Cyber Defence
15 15 (1.17%) Infotainment
15 15 (1.17%) Video Editing
16 14 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
17 13 (1.01%) Data Centre
17 13 (1.01%) Satnav
17 13 (1.01%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 98 (7.63%) Linux
2 45 (3.50%) Unix
2 45 (3.50%) Windows
3 14 (1.09%) Windows 10
4 11 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.39%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.078%) AIX
7 1 (0.078%) Android
7 1 (0.078%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.078%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (34.03%) Agile
2 288 (22.43%) Software Engineering
3 280 (21.81%) Cybersecurity
4 268 (20.87%) Project Management
5 180 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
6 174 (13.55%) Test Automation
7 158 (12.31%) Systems Engineering
8 152 (11.84%) DevOps
9 142 (11.06%) Programme Management
10 139 (10.83%) Artificial Intelligence
11 137 (10.67%) SDLC
12 136 (10.59%) Computer Science
13 124 (9.66%) Software Testing
14 118 (9.19%) ERP
15 117 (9.11%) Thought Leadership
16 109 (8.49%) Mentoring
17 106 (8.26%) Validation
18 104 (8.10%) Robotic Process Automation
19 102 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
20 95 (7.40%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 248 (19.31%) Python
2 181 (14.10%) Java
3 141 (10.98%) C++
4 124 (9.66%) C
5 104 (8.10%) JavaScript
6 83 (6.46%) C#
7 74 (5.76%) Go
8 73 (5.69%) SQL
9 52 (4.05%) MATLAB
10 46 (3.58%) TypeScript
11 27 (2.10%) Clojure
11 27 (2.10%) Ruby
11 27 (2.10%) Scala
12 23 (1.79%) Rust
13 21 (1.64%) Ada
14 18 (1.40%) Ada 95
14 18 (1.40%) Elixir
15 15 (1.17%) VBA
16 13 (1.01%) Embedded C
17 11 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 427 (33.26%) Degree
2 397 (30.92%) Security Cleared
3 290 (22.59%) SC Cleared
4 123 (9.58%) ISTQB
5 112 (8.72%) ISEB
6 85 (6.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 80 (6.23%) DV Cleared
8 41 (3.19%) PMI Certification
9 33 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
10 27 (2.10%) HNC
11 25 (1.95%) PhD
12 24 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (1.71%) CIPD
14 17 (1.32%) PMP
15 16 (1.25%) DBS Check
16 14 (1.09%) CESG Certified Professional
17 13 (1.01%) CISSP
18 12 (0.93%) CCNA
18 12 (0.93%) Master's Degree
18 12 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (11.60%) QA
2 45 (3.50%) ISO 26262
3 44 (3.43%) PMO
4 36 (2.80%) GDPR
5 35 (2.73%) IEC 61508
6 23 (1.79%) Automotive SPICE
7 20 (1.56%) NCSC
8 16 (1.25%) ISO 9001
9 15 (1.17%) MISRA
10 14 (1.09%) Accessibility
11 13 (1.01%) HAZOP
11 13 (1.01%) NIST
12 10 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 10 (0.78%) JSP 440
13 9 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (0.62%) Def Stans
14 8 (0.62%) RMADS
15 7 (0.55%) AUTOSAR
15 7 (0.55%) MISRA C
16 5 (0.39%) ECSS
System Software
1 35 (2.73%) Docker
2 28 (2.18%) Firmware
3 23 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.48%) Active Directory
5 13 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (0.39%) vSphere
8 1 (0.078%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 38 (2.96%) Kubernetes
2 21 (1.64%) Ansible
3 10 (0.78%) HP ALM
3 10 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.55%) Terraform
5 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (0.39%) SCCM
6 3 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.078%) Mesos
7 1 (0.078%) Nmap
7 1 (0.078%) Puppet
Vendors
1 238 (18.54%) Microsoft
2 100 (7.79%) QinetiQ
3 92 (7.17%) Oracle
4 52 (4.05%) SAP
5 42 (3.27%) Cisco
6 41 (3.19%) Foundry
6 41 (3.19%) Palantir
7 34 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
8 31 (2.41%) VMware
9 30 (2.34%) EMC
10 27 (2.10%) Funding Circle
11 18 (1.40%) ServiceNow
12 16 (1.25%) Adobe
13 14 (1.09%) Citrix
13 14 (1.09%) Juniper
14 12 (0.93%) IBM
15 10 (0.78%) HP
15 10 (0.78%) Palo Alto
16 9 (0.70%) Infoblox
16 9 (0.70%) Rackspace