Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 566 749 812
Rank change year-on-year +183 +63 -108
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 674 463 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the General category 1.23% 0.65% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 343 307 296
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,000 £72,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 54,697 71,036 72,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.06% 41.26% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 41,054 55,167 56,643
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 £28,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,875
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.96% -0.29%

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 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Aerospace in the UK

Aerospace
Top 16 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 19 June 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 +197 602 £50,000 +5.26% 325
UK excluding London +149 535 £47,500 +5.56% 338
South East +100 236 £47,500 -5.00% 97
South West +48 128 £42,500 -4.49% 99
Midlands +110 103 £57,500 +43.75% 45
London +118 94 £75,000 +11.11% 20
West Midlands +85 73 £56,500 +36.14% 27
North of England +42 33 £45,000 +12.50% 34
East Midlands +42 30 £57,500 +76.92% 18
Yorkshire +14 24 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Scotland +30 21 £36,000 - 20
East of England +21 8 £51,250 +13.89% 30
North West +23 6 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Wales -3 5 £40,000 +2.56% 13
North East - 3 £57,500 - 7
Northern Ireland -25 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 231 (34.27%) Security Cleared
2 227 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (29.97%) Software Engineering
4 201 (29.82%) Degree
5 181 (26.85%) SC Cleared
6 164 (24.33%) C++
7 138 (20.47%) C#
8 137 (20.33%) Windows
9 118 (17.51%) Python
10 114 (16.91%) Military
11 112 (16.62%) C
12 109 (16.17%) Java
13 108 (16.02%) JIRA
14 106 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
15 105 (15.58%) Finance
16 93 (13.80%) Manufacturing
17 85 (12.61%) OO
18 84 (12.46%) Continuous Integration
19 83 (12.31%) Microsoft
20 82 (12.17%) JavaScript
20 82 (12.17%) Cybersecurity
21 80 (11.87%) Git (software)
22 75 (11.13%) Computer Science
23 73 (10.83%) Linux
24 71 (10.53%) Legal
25 70 (10.39%) QA
26 67 (9.94%) Mathematics
26 67 (9.94%) DevOps
27 65 (9.64%) Systems Engineering
28 64 (9.50%) Automotive

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 23 (3.41%) Apache
2 20 (2.97%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.63%) Confluence
4 8 (1.19%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.04%) Apache Spark
6 6 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.89%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.74%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.30%) CMS
9 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.15%) Moodle
10 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.15%) Tornado
Applications
1 36 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (3.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (3.71%) Autodesk Inventor
4 15 (2.23%) Simulink
5 7 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.59%) CATIA
7 3 (0.45%) NASTRAN
8 2 (0.30%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.30%) Maple
8 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.15%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.15%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.15%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 28 (4.15%) SAP GTS
1 28 (4.15%) SAP MM
2 26 (3.86%) SAP CO
2 26 (3.86%) SAP FI
2 26 (3.86%) SAP FI/CO
2 26 (3.86%) SAP PS
3 25 (3.71%) SAP HR
3 25 (3.71%) SAP PM
3 25 (3.71%) SAP R/3
4 12 (1.78%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.74%) ENOVIA
6 4 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.45%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.45%) Movex
7 3 (0.45%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.30%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.30%) SAP SCM
8 2 (0.30%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.15%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.37%) Office 365
4 10 (1.48%) Azure Stack
5 8 (1.19%) Power Platform
6 7 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.74%) SaaS
8 4 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.59%) IaaS
8 4 (0.59%) PaaS
8 4 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 27 (4.01%) Firewall
3 26 (3.86%) TCP/IP
4 23 (3.41%) Network Security
5 22 (3.26%) DNS
6 21 (3.12%) Link 16
6 21 (3.12%) Link 22
6 21 (3.12%) Tactical Data Link
7 20 (2.97%) VPN
8 16 (2.37%) Remote Desktop
9 14 (2.08%) WAN
10 12 (1.78%) Internet
11 11 (1.63%) DHCP
11 11 (1.63%) Wireless
12 10 (1.48%) BGP
12 10 (1.48%) LAN
12 10 (1.48%) OSPF
12 10 (1.48%) SAN
13 7 (1.04%) SMTP
14 6 (0.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.60%) GIS
3 13 (1.93%) Big Data
4 12 (1.78%) Oracle Database
4 12 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.19%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.19%) Power BI
7 7 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.74%) Apache Accumulo
9 5 (0.74%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (0.74%) MySQL
9 5 (0.74%) Neo4j
9 5 (0.74%) OrientDB
9 5 (0.74%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 108 (16.02%) JIRA
2 80 (11.87%) Git (software)
3 58 (8.61%) Visual Studio
4 38 (5.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 38 (5.64%) JIRA Agile
5 22 (3.26%) Rational DOORS
6 21 (3.12%) Bitbucket
7 18 (2.67%) Selenium
8 17 (2.52%) Eclipse
9 15 (2.23%) Jenkins
10 14 (2.08%) Subversion
11 12 (1.78%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.78%) SpecFlow
12 10 (1.48%) Polyspace
12 10 (1.48%) VectorCAST
13 9 (1.34%) Android Studio
13 9 (1.34%) JMeter
13 9 (1.34%) LoadRunner
14 6 (0.89%) eggPlant
14 6 (0.89%) SoapUI
General
1 114 (16.91%) Military
2 105 (15.58%) Finance
3 93 (13.80%) Manufacturing
4 71 (10.53%) Legal
5 64 (9.50%) Automotive
6 58 (8.61%) Telecoms
7 37 (5.49%) Electronics
8 22 (3.26%) Avionics
9 17 (2.52%) Retail
10 11 (1.63%) Publishing
11 9 (1.34%) Law
12 7 (1.04%) Marketing
13 5 (0.74%) Banking
14 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.30%) Billing
15 2 (0.30%) Games
15 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.15%) Advertising
16 1 (0.15%) German Language
16 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 148 (21.96%) Software Engineer
2 60 (8.90%) Analyst
3 53 (7.86%) Developer
4 52 (7.72%) Consultant
5 51 (7.57%) Systems Engineer
6 44 (6.53%) Test Engineer
7 36 (5.34%) Architect
8 35 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
9 30 (4.45%) Software Developer
10 29 (4.30%) Managing Consultant
11 28 (4.15%) C++ Software Engineer
11 28 (4.15%) SAP Consultant
12 25 (3.71%) SAP PLM Consultant
12 25 (3.71%) SAP PM Consultant
13 22 (3.26%) Network Engineer
14 20 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 20 (2.97%) Test Manager
15 19 (2.82%) Test Automation Engineer
16 17 (2.52%) C# Developer
16 17 (2.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (9.35%) Qt
2 61 (9.05%) .NET
3 60 (8.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 59 (8.75%) Velocity
5 48 (7.12%) HTML
6 37 (5.49%) AngularJS
7 33 (4.90%) Web Services
8 32 (4.75%) XML
9 28 (4.15%) OpenGL
9 28 (4.15%) React
10 27 (4.01%) HTML5
10 27 (4.01%) Vue.js
11 25 (3.71%) BAPI
11 25 (3.71%) IDoc
12 22 (3.26%) jQuery
12 22 (3.26%) OpenSceneGraph
13 16 (2.37%) JSON
14 15 (2.23%) CSS
15 14 (2.08%) REST
16 13 (1.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.41%) 3D Graphics
4 22 (3.26%) Algorithms
5 16 (2.37%) Data Centre
5 16 (2.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 13 (1.93%) Embedded Systems
6 13 (1.93%) VHDL
7 12 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (1.63%) Cyber Defence
8 11 (1.63%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.48%) Cyberthreat
9 10 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (1.48%) Life Science
10 9 (1.34%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.34%) User Experience
11 7 (1.04%) Renewable Energy
12 5 (0.74%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.59%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 137 (20.33%) Windows
2 73 (10.83%) Linux
3 37 (5.49%) Unix
4 35 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (4.90%) Windows 10
6 29 (4.30%) Windows Server
7 19 (2.82%) Android
8 17 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (2.37%) VxWorks
10 15 (2.23%) Windows 7
11 13 (1.93%) CentOS
12 12 (1.78%) Debian
13 11 (1.63%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (1.04%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.89%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.74%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
16 5 (0.74%) Windows NT
17 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (29.97%) Software Engineering
3 106 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
4 85 (12.61%) OO
5 84 (12.46%) Continuous Integration
6 82 (12.17%) Cybersecurity
7 75 (11.13%) Computer Science
8 67 (9.94%) DevOps
8 67 (9.94%) Mathematics
9 65 (9.64%) Systems Engineering
10 60 (8.90%) Mentoring
11 59 (8.75%) Test Automation
12 55 (8.16%) Configuration Management
12 55 (8.16%) Software Testing
13 51 (7.57%) ITIL
14 47 (6.97%) Validation
15 42 (6.23%) Service Management
16 40 (5.93%) Physics
17 38 (5.64%) SDLC
18 37 (5.49%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 164 (24.33%) C++
2 138 (20.47%) C#
3 118 (17.51%) Python
4 112 (16.62%) C
5 109 (16.17%) Java
6 82 (12.17%) JavaScript
7 62 (9.20%) SQL
8 33 (4.90%) MATLAB
9 25 (3.71%) Objective-C
10 22 (3.26%) Bash Shell
10 22 (3.26%) Go
10 22 (3.26%) PowerShell
11 21 (3.12%) Assembly Language
11 21 (3.12%) Lua
12 19 (2.82%) Ada
13 16 (2.37%) Perl
13 16 (2.37%) T-SQL
14 15 (2.23%) VB
15 14 (2.08%) PHP
16 10 (1.48%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 231 (34.27%) Security Cleared
2 201 (29.82%) Degree
3 181 (26.85%) SC Cleared
4 58 (8.61%) DV Cleared
5 51 (7.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 47 (6.97%) ISTQB
7 45 (6.68%) ISEB
7 45 (6.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 22 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (2.37%) Chartered Engineer
10 14 (2.08%) CCNA
10 14 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (1.78%) HNC
12 11 (1.63%) HND
12 11 (1.63%) MCSE
13 10 (1.48%) CCNP
13 10 (1.48%) VCP6
13 10 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.34%) CISSP
14 9 (1.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (10.39%) QA
2 15 (2.23%) SLA
3 12 (1.78%) IEC 61508
4 10 (1.48%) Def Stans
5 9 (1.34%) IEC 62304
6 8 (1.19%) COSHH
6 8 (1.19%) MISRA
7 7 (1.04%) ISO 26262
8 6 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.89%) JTAG
9 3 (0.45%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 15288
9 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.30%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.30%) DO-254
10 2 (0.30%) GDPR
10 2 (0.30%) ISO 13485
10 2 (0.30%) MISRA C
10 2 (0.30%) RMADS
10 2 (0.30%) TickIT
System Software
1 47 (6.97%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.08%) Firmware
3 14 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (1.48%) BitLocker
4 10 (1.48%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (0.89%) Snort
6 5 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.74%) Docker
6 5 (0.74%) VMware NSX
7 4 (0.59%) IAG
8 2 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (1.78%) Puppet
2 11 (1.63%) Backup Exec
3 10 (1.48%) SCCM
3 10 (1.48%) SCOM
3 10 (1.48%) SCVMM
4 9 (1.34%) BMC PATROL
5 8 (1.19%) Nessus
6 7 (1.04%) Ansible
6 7 (1.04%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 6 (0.89%) Nagios
8 5 (0.74%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (0.74%) Salt
9 4 (0.59%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 4 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.59%) RSA Archer
10 3 (0.45%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.30%) Perfmon
11 2 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 52 (7.72%) SAP
3 43 (6.38%) Oracle
4 40 (5.93%) VMware
5 35 (5.19%) Cisco
6 25 (3.71%) Atlassian
7 18 (2.67%) McAfee
8 12 (1.78%) EMC
8 12 (1.78%) Palo Alto
9 9 (1.34%) ArcSight
10 7 (1.04%) IBM
10 7 (1.04%) NetApp
10 7 (1.04%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.89%) Brocade
11 6 (0.89%) CheckPoint
11 6 (0.89%) NetScout
11 6 (0.89%) NetWitness
11 6 (0.89%) Riverbed
12 4 (0.59%) Google
12 4 (0.59%) Splunk