Period
to 25 November 2020

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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 472 387 744
Rank change year-on-year -85 +357 +49
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 258 1,039 430
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.77% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.26% 1.95% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 132 414 293
Median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.22% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,315 £26,800
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £68,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.94% -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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 20,462 53,330 67,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.33% 39.53% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16,430 40,266 52,087
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77% +6.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.63% +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 25 November 2020.

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 25 November 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
UK excluding London -31 240 £48,000 +12.94% 158
England -89 234 £50,000 +11.11% 164
South East +9 64 £47,500 - 30
Midlands +45 53 £50,000 +11.11% 27
South West -44 47 £50,000 +18.20% 42
West Midlands +47 41 £40,000 -16.67% 19
North of England +59 30 £50,000 +32.79% 20
North West +50 29 £55,000 +58.68% 18
East of England +138 27 £47,500 +5.56% 30
Work from Home -108 18 £52,500 +16.67% 11
Scotland +72 16 £47,500 +26.67% 6
London +117 13 £80,000 - 15
East Midlands +66 12 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Wales +40 3 £44,500 +18.67% 3
North East +20 1 £45,000 -10.00% 2

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 79 (30.62%) Security Cleared
2 69 (26.74%) Degree
3 66 (25.58%) Problem-Solving
4 54 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (20.16%) Software Engineering
6 49 (18.99%) Cybersecurity
7 48 (18.60%) SC Cleared
8 44 (17.05%) C++
9 41 (15.89%) Python
10 38 (14.73%) Management Information System
11 35 (13.57%) Microsoft
11 35 (13.57%) C
12 33 (12.79%) Automotive
13 29 (11.24%) SQL
14 27 (10.47%) C#
14 27 (10.47%) Linux
15 26 (10.08%) LAN
15 26 (10.08%) Azure
16 25 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (9.30%) Electronics
17 24 (9.30%) Manufacturing
18 23 (8.91%) Validation
19 22 (8.53%) JavaScript
19 22 (8.53%) Test Automation
20 21 (8.14%) Project Management
21 20 (7.75%) Information Security
22 19 (7.36%) MATLAB
22 19 (7.36%) Active Directory
22 19 (7.36%) Mathematics
23 18 (6.98%) DevOps

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 11 (4.26%) Confluence
2 5 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.94%) NetWeaver
3 4 (1.55%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.55%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.16%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.39%) Apache
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (6.20%) Simulink
2 6 (2.33%) Stateflow
3 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.39%) CATIA
6 1 (0.39%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.08%) Azure
2 16 (6.20%) AWS
3 6 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.78%) Basecamp
4 2 (0.78%) Power Platform
4 2 (0.78%) Trello
4 2 (0.78%) WhatsApp
5 1 (0.39%) GCP
5 1 (0.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.08%) LAN
2 15 (5.81%) Internet
3 14 (5.43%) Firewall
3 14 (5.43%) Network Security
4 7 (2.71%) DNS
4 7 (2.71%) RS-232
5 6 (2.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.94%) DHCP
6 5 (1.94%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.94%) HTTP
6 5 (1.94%) VPN
7 4 (1.55%) FTP
7 4 (1.55%) RS-485
7 4 (1.55%) Skype
8 3 (1.16%) DKIM
8 3 (1.16%) DMARC
8 3 (1.16%) IPv6
8 3 (1.16%) WAN
9 2 (0.78%) BGP
9 2 (0.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.65%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.94%) MySQL
3 5 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.16%) Big Data
4 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.78%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (0.78%) GIS
5 2 (0.78%) Power BI
5 2 (0.78%) SQLite
6 1 (0.39%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.39%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 15 (5.81%) JIRA
2 9 (3.49%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.71%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.94%) LabVIEW
5 4 (1.55%) Selenium
5 4 (1.55%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (1.16%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (1.16%) Subversion
7 2 (0.78%) NUnit
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.78%) Postman
7 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.78%) TestRail
8 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.39%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.39%) Sikuli
8 1 (0.39%) TestDirector
General
1 33 (12.79%) Automotive
2 24 (9.30%) Electronics
2 24 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 17 (6.59%) Law
3 17 (6.59%) Military
4 12 (4.65%) Finance
5 11 (4.26%) Legal
6 5 (1.94%) Banking
6 5 (1.94%) Games
7 3 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.78%) Advertising
8 2 (0.78%) Marketing
8 2 (0.78%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.39%) Avionics
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) German Language
9 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.39%) Local Government
9 1 (0.39%) Police
Job Titles
1 37 (14.34%) Software Engineer
2 24 (9.30%) Security Engineer
3 23 (8.91%) Developer
4 20 (7.75%) Analyst
5 19 (7.36%) C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (5.43%) Embedded Engineer
6 14 (5.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (4.26%) Principal Engineer
9 9 (3.49%) Architect
10 8 (3.10%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (3.10%) QA Leader
10 8 (3.10%) Splunk Engineer
11 7 (2.71%) .NET Developer
11 7 (2.71%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (2.71%) Network Engineer
11 7 (2.71%) Project Manager
12 6 (2.33%) Design Engineer
12 6 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (2.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.81%) .NET
2 9 (3.49%) AngularJS
2 9 (3.49%) ASP.NET
2 9 (3.49%) JSON
3 8 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (3.10%) XML
4 6 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (2.33%) React
4 6 (2.33%) Regular Expression
5 5 (1.94%) REST
6 4 (1.55%) .NET Core
6 4 (1.55%) HTML
6 4 (1.55%) Swagger
7 3 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.16%) Node.js
7 3 (1.16%) Qt
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.78%) RESTful
8 2 (0.78%) SOAP
8 2 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.73%) Management Information System
2 25 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.88%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (3.88%) PMI
4 10 (3.88%) Public Cloud
4 10 (3.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 9 (3.49%) Analytical Mindset
5 9 (3.49%) Internet of Things
6 7 (2.71%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (2.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (2.71%) Renewable Energy
7 5 (1.94%) Analogue Electronics
7 5 (1.94%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.55%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.55%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.16%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (1.16%) Cybercrime
9 3 (1.16%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.47%) Linux
2 18 (6.98%) Windows
3 4 (1.55%) CentOS
3 4 (1.55%) Unix
3 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (0.78%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (25.58%) Problem-Solving
2 54 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (20.16%) Software Engineering
4 49 (18.99%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (8.91%) Validation
6 22 (8.53%) Test Automation
7 21 (8.14%) Project Management
8 20 (7.75%) Information Security
9 19 (7.36%) Mathematics
10 18 (6.98%) DevOps
10 18 (6.98%) Risk Management
11 17 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (6.59%) Cyber Intelligence
11 17 (6.59%) SIEM
12 16 (6.20%) Mentoring
12 16 (6.20%) Service Management
12 16 (6.20%) Workflow
13 15 (5.81%) Systems Engineering
14 13 (5.04%) Business Case
14 13 (5.04%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 44 (17.05%) C++
2 41 (15.89%) Python
3 35 (13.57%) C
4 29 (11.24%) SQL
5 27 (10.47%) C#
6 22 (8.53%) JavaScript
7 19 (7.36%) MATLAB
8 12 (4.65%) Embedded C
9 11 (4.26%) Java
10 6 (2.33%) Perl
10 6 (2.33%) PHP
11 5 (1.94%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.94%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.55%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.55%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.78%) Fortran
14 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (30.62%) Security Cleared
2 69 (26.74%) Degree
3 48 (18.60%) SC Cleared
4 16 (6.20%) CISSP
5 15 (5.81%) CISM
6 13 (5.04%) PMI Certification
7 10 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (3.49%) CESG Certified Professional
8 9 (3.49%) DV Cleared
9 8 (3.10%) PhD
10 5 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.55%) CEH
11 4 (1.55%) GIAC
11 4 (1.55%) HNC
11 4 (1.55%) HND
11 4 (1.55%) OSCP
11 4 (1.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 3 (1.16%) Chartered Engineer
12 3 (1.16%) CISMP
12 3 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.04%) QA
2 9 (3.49%) GDPR
2 9 (3.49%) RMADS
3 6 (2.33%) NEBOSH
4 5 (1.94%) MISRA
5 4 (1.55%) NIST
6 3 (1.16%) SLA
7 2 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.78%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.39%) COSHH
8 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.39%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.39%) ISO 26262
8 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.39%) MISRA C
System Software
1 19 (7.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.94%) Docker
4 4 (1.55%) Firmware
4 4 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.16%) vSphere
6 2 (0.78%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.33%) Terraform
2 5 (1.94%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.55%) Ansible
4 3 (1.16%) Nagios
4 3 (1.16%) OPNET
5 2 (0.78%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.39%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.39%) Puppet
6 1 (0.39%) SCCM
6 1 (0.39%) Sonobuoy
Vendors
1 35 (13.57%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.59%) Cisco
3 11 (4.26%) VMware
4 10 (3.88%) Splunk
5 8 (3.10%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.94%) Oracle
6 5 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.55%) Xilinx
8 3 (1.16%) Agilent
8 3 (1.16%) Juniper
8 3 (1.16%) Keysight
9 2 (0.78%) Altera
9 2 (0.78%) EMC
9 2 (0.78%) IBM
9 2 (0.78%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 2 (0.78%) Meraki
9 2 (0.78%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.78%) QNX
9 2 (0.78%) SAP
10 1 (0.39%) Veeam