Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 762 787 690
Rank change year-on-year +25 -97 +45
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 408 415 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the General category 0.61% 0.54% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 289 313 568
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £80,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +12.50%

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 67,240 76,927 82,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.88% 44.00% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 51,745 55,911 67,408
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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 +22 388 £47,500 +5.56% 403
UK excluding London +50 358 £45,500 +1.11% 421
South East +33 151 £50,000 - 101
South West +21 100 £50,000 -4.76% 122
East of England +11 48 £40,000 -11.11% 52
London -21 46 £52,500 +16.67% 25
Midlands +19 36 £37,500 -6.25% 76
East Midlands +1 20 £24,500 -38.75% 35
West Midlands +26 16 £40,000 -9.09% 41
North of England +10 10 £42,500 +6.25% 31
Wales +3 8 £30,000 -40.00% 17
North West 0 6 £51,250 +28.13% 18
Yorkshire +33 4 £36,250 -20.33% 9
Scotland -6 4 - - 23
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 159 (38.97%) Software Engineering
2 153 (37.50%) Degree
3 126 (30.88%) C++
4 119 (29.17%) Automotive
5 104 (25.49%) Windows
6 91 (22.30%) C
7 85 (20.83%) C#
8 70 (17.16%) Security Cleared
9 68 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (16.67%) Java
10 66 (16.18%) Electronics
11 61 (14.95%) Linux
12 57 (13.97%) Computer Science
13 52 (12.75%) OO
14 50 (12.25%) UML
15 48 (11.76%) Manufacturing
15 48 (11.76%) Python
16 44 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
17 43 (10.54%) Visual Studio
17 43 (10.54%) Military
18 40 (9.80%) Finance
18 40 (9.80%) Mathematics
18 40 (9.80%) Multithreading
19 36 (8.82%) .NET
20 35 (8.58%) OOD
20 35 (8.58%) Validation
21 34 (8.33%) Microsoft
22 32 (7.84%) SQL Server
23 31 (7.60%) SC Cleared
24 30 (7.35%) Embedded C

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 6 (1.47%) Apache
2 5 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.98%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.49%) SAS
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.25%) IIS
6 1 (0.25%) JBoss
6 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) nginx
6 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.45%) Simulink
4 9 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (1.72%) Autodesk Inventor
5 7 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (1.23%) Windchill
7 4 (0.98%) OrCAD
8 1 (0.25%) Abaqus
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.21%) SAP GTS
2 8 (1.96%) SAP MM
3 7 (1.72%) SAP CO
3 7 (1.72%) SAP FI
3 7 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (1.72%) SAP HR
3 7 (1.72%) SAP PLM
3 7 (1.72%) SAP PM
3 7 (1.72%) SAP PS
3 7 (1.72%) SAP R/3
3 7 (1.72%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.74%) LabWindows
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.49%) SAP EHS
5 2 (0.49%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.49%) SAP VC
5 2 (0.49%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP EWM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.70%) GitHub
4 5 (1.23%) Office 365
5 4 (0.98%) SaaS
6 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.25%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.64%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.70%) Firewall
2 11 (2.70%) Internet
3 10 (2.45%) HTTP
4 9 (2.21%) Ethernet
4 9 (2.21%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.72%) Network Security
6 6 (1.47%) Wireless
7 4 (0.98%) LAN
7 4 (0.98%) NFC
7 4 (0.98%) WAN
8 3 (0.74%) 4G
8 3 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.74%) DHCP
8 3 (0.74%) DNS
8 3 (0.74%) Junos
8 3 (0.74%) LTE
8 3 (0.74%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (0.49%) FlexRay
9 2 (0.49%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.94%) MySQL
3 7 (1.72%) GIS
3 7 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (1.47%) SAP HANA
5 5 (1.23%) SQLite
6 4 (0.98%) Big Data
6 4 (0.98%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.98%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.49%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.49%) Power BI
7 2 (0.49%) QlikView
7 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.49%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.25%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 43 (10.54%) Visual Studio
2 19 (4.66%) Rational DOORS
2 19 (4.66%) Subversion
3 17 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.92%) JIRA
5 15 (3.68%) Rational Rhapsody
6 9 (2.21%) LabVIEW
7 5 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.98%) ReSharper
8 4 (0.98%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.74%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.74%) Gradle
9 3 (0.74%) JUnit
9 3 (0.74%) Rational Team Concert
9 3 (0.74%) Selenium
9 3 (0.74%) Spock
10 2 (0.49%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.49%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 119 (29.17%) Automotive
2 66 (16.18%) Electronics
3 48 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 43 (10.54%) Military
5 40 (9.80%) Finance
6 24 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 19 (4.66%) Avionics
8 18 (4.41%) Retail
9 12 (2.94%) Games
10 9 (2.21%) Marketing
11 7 (1.72%) Banking
12 4 (0.98%) Legal
12 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.74%) French Language
14 2 (0.49%) Advertising
14 2 (0.49%) German Language
15 1 (0.25%) Back Office
15 1 (0.25%) Billing
15 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 108 (26.47%) Software Engineer
2 50 (12.25%) Developer
3 38 (9.31%) Systems Engineer
4 32 (7.84%) Consultant
5 30 (7.35%) Architect
6 29 (7.11%) Software Developer
7 28 (6.86%) Embedded Engineer
8 26 (6.37%) C++ Software Engineer
9 25 (6.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 20 (4.90%) C++ Developer
11 18 (4.41%) Graduate
11 18 (4.41%) Junior
12 16 (3.92%) C++ Software Developer
12 16 (3.92%) Electronics Engineer
13 15 (3.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 13 (3.19%) Analyst
14 13 (3.19%) Design Engineer
14 13 (3.19%) Development Engineer
14 13 (3.19%) SAP Consultant
14 13 (3.19%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (8.82%) .NET
2 26 (6.37%) HTML
3 18 (4.41%) AngularJS
3 18 (4.41%) Qt
4 17 (4.17%) CSS
4 17 (4.17%) XML
5 11 (2.70%) Angular 2
6 9 (2.21%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.21%) HTML5
6 9 (2.21%) OpenGL
7 8 (1.96%) Web Services
7 8 (1.96%) WPF
7 8 (1.96%) XSLT
8 7 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.72%) BAPI
8 7 (1.72%) IDoc
8 7 (1.72%) JPA
8 7 (1.72%) Natural Language Processing
8 7 (1.72%) Spring
8 7 (1.72%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.97%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (2.45%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.96%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.47%) CAN bus
8 6 (1.47%) Clustering
8 6 (1.47%) Cyberattack
8 6 (1.47%) Life Science
8 6 (1.47%) VHDL
8 6 (1.47%) Video\Live Streaming
9 5 (1.23%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.23%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.23%) User Experience
10 4 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 104 (25.49%) Windows
2 61 (14.95%) Linux
3 17 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 16 (3.92%) Windows 7
5 14 (3.43%) Windows Server
6 13 (3.19%) Unix
7 11 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.72%) Android
9 6 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (1.23%) FreeRTOS
10 5 (1.23%) SafeRTOS
11 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.74%) CentOS
12 3 (0.74%) Debian
13 2 (0.49%) VxWorks
13 2 (0.49%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (38.97%) Software Engineering
2 68 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (12.75%) OO
4 50 (12.25%) UML
5 44 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (9.80%) Mathematics
6 40 (9.80%) Multithreading
7 35 (8.58%) OOD
7 35 (8.58%) Validation
8 29 (7.11%) SDLC
9 22 (5.39%) ITIL
9 22 (5.39%) SysML
10 21 (5.15%) PLM
11 18 (4.41%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (4.41%) Project Management
12 17 (4.17%) CAD
12 17 (4.17%) Configuration Management
12 17 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
12 17 (4.17%) Test Automation
13 16 (3.92%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 126 (30.88%) C++
2 91 (22.30%) C
3 85 (20.83%) C#
4 68 (16.67%) Java
5 48 (11.76%) Python
6 30 (7.35%) Embedded C
7 24 (5.88%) Ada
8 21 (5.15%) SQL
9 19 (4.66%) JavaScript
10 16 (3.92%) PowerShell
11 15 (3.68%) MATLAB
12 11 (2.70%) Embedded C++
13 10 (2.45%) VB
14 8 (1.96%) PHP
15 7 (1.72%) Perl
16 6 (1.47%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.47%) Ruby
16 6 (1.47%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.23%) Tcl
18 4 (0.98%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 153 (37.50%) Degree
2 70 (17.16%) Security Cleared
3 31 (7.60%) SC Cleared
4 21 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (3.68%) DV Cleared
6 14 (3.43%) PhD
7 11 (2.70%) Master's Degree
8 9 (2.21%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (1.47%) HND
9 6 (1.47%) MPhil
10 4 (0.98%) CCNP
10 4 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.74%) CISM
11 3 (0.74%) CISSP
11 3 (0.74%) HNC
11 3 (0.74%) ISEB
11 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.15%) DO-178B
2 20 (4.90%) QA
3 13 (3.19%) MISRA
4 9 (2.21%) ISO 9001
5 8 (1.96%) DO-160
5 8 (1.96%) IEC 61508
6 7 (1.72%) Def Stans
6 7 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 6 (1.47%) DO-254
7 6 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (1.23%) ISO 15765
9 4 (0.98%) GDPR
9 4 (0.98%) MISRA C
10 3 (0.74%) DICOM
11 2 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.49%) GPG13
11 2 (0.49%) IEC 62304
11 2 (0.49%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.17%) Firmware
2 12 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.21%) BitLocker
4 6 (1.47%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.98%) Docker
5 4 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.25%) HDFS
6 1 (0.25%) Varnish
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (3.43%) SCCM
2 9 (2.21%) SCOM
2 9 (2.21%) SCVMM
3 5 (1.23%) Puppet
4 4 (0.98%) Ansible
5 3 (0.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (0.74%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.74%) Nagios
5 3 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.49%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.25%) Mesos
7 1 (0.25%) Nessus
7 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.25%) Packer
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.62%) SAP
3 24 (5.88%) Oracle
4 11 (2.70%) IBM
5 9 (2.21%) VMware
6 8 (1.96%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.47%) EMC
8 5 (1.23%) CA
8 5 (1.23%) Cisco
8 5 (1.23%) McAfee
8 5 (1.23%) Palo Alto
8 5 (1.23%) Remedy
9 4 (0.98%) Google
9 4 (0.98%) hybris
9 4 (0.98%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.74%) Ariba
10 3 (0.74%) Brocade
10 3 (0.74%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.74%) Informatica