Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 789 690 704
Rank change year-on-year -99 +14 -60
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 404 615 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.75% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 301 566 491
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,125 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 76657 82229 98477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.04% 43.03% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55649 67086 78373
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Aerospace in the UK

Aerospace
Top 14 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 21 October 2017. 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 -89 384 £45,000 - 22
UK excluding London -100 309 £45,000 - 18
South East -93 123 £50,000 +5.26% 4
London +69 104 £45,000 - 6
South West -21 71 £51,250 +13.89% 3
East of England +4 56 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Midlands +18 33 £40,000 -7.51% 3
West Midlands +14 22 £42,000 -10.16% 1
North of England +1 19 £40,000 - 3
North West -26 17 £40,000 -
East Midlands +19 11 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Scotland -9 10 £55,000 +37.50%
Wales +12 3 £50,000 +72.41% 2
Yorkshire +21 2 £40,250 - 2

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Aerospace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 168 (41.58%) Degree
2 142 (35.15%) Software Engineering
3 140 (34.65%) C++
4 107 (26.49%) C
5 97 (24.01%) Automotive
6 93 (23.02%) Telecoms
7 82 (20.30%) Finance
8 79 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (18.81%) Windows
10 75 (18.56%) Security Cleared
11 74 (18.32%) Computer Science
11 74 (18.32%) Java
12 70 (17.33%) Linux
13 59 (14.60%) Python
14 57 (14.11%) OO
15 51 (12.62%) SC Cleared
16 50 (12.38%) Perl
16 50 (12.38%) C#
17 45 (11.14%) QA
18 40 (9.90%) Physics
18 40 (9.90%) Manufacturing
19 39 (9.65%) Computer Science Degree
20 38 (9.41%) SAP
21 37 (9.16%) Unix
22 36 (8.91%) Games
23 35 (8.66%) Mathematics
24 34 (8.42%) Project Management
25 33 (8.17%) Configuration Management
25 33 (8.17%) Electronics
26 31 (7.67%) Analytical Skills

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 13 (3.22%) Apache
2 12 (2.97%) Apache Spark
3 11 (2.72%) SAS
4 10 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.24%) Confluence
6 4 (0.99%) IIS
6 4 (0.99%) Mongoose
7 3 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.50%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.25%) CMS
9 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (3.71%) Autodesk Inventor
1 15 (3.71%) Simulink
2 10 (2.48%) SPSS
3 9 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.50%) CATIA
6 2 (0.50%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.25%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 20 (4.95%) SAP PM
2 18 (4.46%) SAP GTS
2 18 (4.46%) SAP MM
3 15 (3.71%) SAP CO
3 15 (3.71%) SAP FI
3 15 (3.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 15 (3.71%) SAP HR
3 15 (3.71%) SAP PS
3 15 (3.71%) SAP R/3
4 9 (2.23%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (1.73%) SAP SCM
6 2 (0.50%) SAP QM
6 2 (0.50%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.50%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.25%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.25%) Movex
7 1 (0.25%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.25%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.99%) IaaS
3 4 (0.99%) SaaS
4 3 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.74%) PaaS
5 2 (0.50%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) npm
6 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.71%) Firewall
2 13 (3.22%) Ethernet
2 13 (3.22%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.72%) VoIP
4 10 (2.48%) DNS
5 9 (2.23%) DHCP
5 9 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (1.98%) FlexRay
6 8 (1.98%) Network Security
7 6 (1.49%) HTTP
7 6 (1.49%) SMTP
7 6 (1.49%) VPN
8 5 (1.24%) Internet
9 4 (0.99%) DVB
10 3 (0.74%) DMZ
10 3 (0.74%) PCoIP
10 3 (0.74%) SAN
10 3 (0.74%) WAN
10 3 (0.74%) Wireless
11 2 (0.50%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.68%) Big Data
2 25 (6.19%) Hadoop
3 17 (4.21%) GIS
4 10 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (2.48%) SQL Server
5 9 (2.23%) MySQL
5 9 (2.23%) NoSQL
5 9 (2.23%) Pentaho
5 9 (2.23%) Power BI
5 9 (2.23%) Spotfire
6 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.50%) Looker
9 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (7.43%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.20%) LabVIEW
3 17 (4.21%) Rational DOORS
4 16 (3.96%) Selenium
5 14 (3.47%) Jenkins
5 14 (3.47%) JIRA
5 14 (3.47%) Rational Rhapsody
6 13 (3.22%) JUnit
7 12 (2.97%) EasyMock
7 12 (2.97%) Subversion
8 10 (2.48%) Git (software)
8 10 (2.48%) InstallShield
9 8 (1.98%) ClearCase
10 7 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.99%) Clang
11 4 (0.99%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.99%) GCC
12 3 (0.74%) Metasploit
12 3 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.50%) Fiddler
General
1 97 (24.01%) Automotive
2 93 (23.02%) Telecoms
3 82 (20.30%) Finance
4 40 (9.90%) Manufacturing
5 36 (8.91%) Games
6 33 (8.17%) Electronics
7 25 (6.19%) Military
8 8 (1.98%) Avionics
8 8 (1.98%) Legal
8 8 (1.98%) Retail
9 7 (1.73%) Marketing
10 2 (0.50%) Law
10 2 (0.50%) Local Government
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (19.06%) Developer
2 57 (14.11%) Software Engineer
3 55 (13.61%) Software Developer
4 47 (11.63%) C++ Developer
5 46 (11.39%) C++ Software Developer
6 39 (9.65%) Consultant
7 35 (8.66%) Architect
8 25 (6.19%) SAP Consultant
9 23 (5.69%) Analyst
9 23 (5.69%) Junior
9 23 (5.69%) Test Engineer
10 22 (5.45%) Project Manager
11 20 (4.95%) SAP PM Consultant
12 19 (4.70%) GUI Developer
12 19 (4.70%) Junior Developer
13 18 (4.46%) C++ GUI Developer
13 18 (4.46%) Junior C++ Developer
13 18 (4.46%) Junior Software Developer
13 18 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
14 17 (4.21%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.94%) .NET
1 24 (5.94%) Qt
2 23 (5.69%) HTML
3 17 (4.21%) Spring
3 17 (4.21%) XML
4 16 (3.96%) CSS
5 15 (3.71%) BAPI
5 15 (3.71%) Hibernate
5 15 (3.71%) IDoc
6 13 (3.22%) Java EE
7 7 (1.73%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.73%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.73%) Middleware
7 7 (1.73%) REST
8 6 (1.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (1.49%) SAPUI5
8 6 (1.49%) STL
8 6 (1.49%) Web Services
8 6 (1.49%) XML Schema
9 5 (1.24%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 74 (18.32%) Computer Science
2 31 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.70%) Embedded Systems
4 18 (4.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 16 (3.96%) VHDL
6 10 (2.48%) Algorithms
6 10 (2.48%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (2.48%) Verilog
7 9 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.23%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.73%) Reinsurance
8 7 (1.73%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.24%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.24%) Robotics
10 4 (0.99%) Social Network
10 4 (0.99%) User Experience
11 3 (0.74%) CESG
11 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.50%) Wiki
13 1 (0.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 76 (18.81%) Windows
2 70 (17.33%) Linux
3 37 (9.16%) Unix
4 21 (5.20%) Solaris
5 13 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.73%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.49%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.99%) CentOS
9 2 (0.50%) Android
9 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.25%) AIX
10 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (35.15%) Software Engineering
2 79 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (14.11%) OO
4 40 (9.90%) Physics
5 35 (8.66%) Mathematics
6 34 (8.42%) Project Management
7 33 (8.17%) Configuration Management
8 31 (7.67%) SDLC
9 30 (7.43%) Cybersecurity
10 28 (6.93%) Data Analysis
11 27 (6.68%) Presales
11 27 (6.68%) PRINCE2
12 26 (6.44%) CAD
12 26 (6.44%) Scrum
12 26 (6.44%) Test Automation
12 26 (6.44%) UML
13 25 (6.19%) OOP
14 24 (5.94%) Mentoring
15 23 (5.69%) OOD
16 22 (5.45%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 140 (34.65%) C++
2 107 (26.49%) C
3 74 (18.32%) Java
4 59 (14.60%) Python
5 50 (12.38%) C#
5 50 (12.38%) Perl
6 27 (6.68%) Ruby
7 25 (6.19%) JavaScript
8 24 (5.94%) MATLAB
9 21 (5.20%) Ada
10 19 (4.70%) Embedded C
11 18 (4.46%) SQL
12 16 (3.96%) Bash Shell
12 16 (3.96%) R
13 12 (2.97%) Embedded C++
14 11 (2.72%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.73%) Assembly Language
15 7 (1.73%) PHP
16 5 (1.24%) Go
16 5 (1.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 168 (41.58%) Degree
2 75 (18.56%) Security Cleared
3 51 (12.62%) SC Cleared
4 39 (9.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (6.68%) DV Cleared
6 19 (4.70%) Numerate Degree
7 16 (3.96%) ISTQB
8 14 (3.47%) PMP
9 12 (2.97%) PMI Certification
10 10 (2.48%) APMG
10 10 (2.48%) ISEB
11 9 (2.23%) HND
12 6 (1.49%) Master's Degree
12 6 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.24%) Chartered Engineer
13 5 (1.24%) HNC
14 4 (0.99%) CISSP
14 4 (0.99%) CREST Certified
15 3 (0.74%) CHECK Team Leader
15 3 (0.74%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.14%) QA
2 15 (3.71%) DO-178B
2 15 (3.71%) MISRA
3 12 (2.97%) DO-254
4 11 (2.72%) ISO 26262
5 10 (2.48%) Data Quality
5 10 (2.48%) Def Stans
6 9 (2.23%) IEC 61508
6 9 (2.23%) PMO
7 7 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (1.24%) ECSS
8 5 (1.24%) MISRA C
9 4 (0.99%) RMADS
10 3 (0.74%) MIL-STD-1553
10 3 (0.74%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.50%) Government Security Classifications
11 2 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.25%) GDPR
12 1 (0.25%) IASME
System Software
1 11 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.48%) Firmware
3 9 (2.23%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.98%) Docker
5 3 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.50%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.25%) KVM
7 1 (0.25%) Postfix
7 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.25%) vCloud
7 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.49%) Nessus
2 4 (0.99%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.99%) Nmap
3 3 (0.74%) Puppet
4 2 (0.50%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.25%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.25%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.25%) Netcool
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
5 1 (0.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 38 (9.41%) SAP
2 24 (5.94%) Red Hat
3 18 (4.46%) Microsoft
4 17 (4.21%) VMware
5 10 (2.48%) IBM
6 9 (2.23%) Cloudera
6 9 (2.23%) Hortonworks
6 9 (2.23%) MapR
6 9 (2.23%) MathWorks
6 9 (2.23%) Tableau
7 7 (1.73%) Ariba
8 6 (1.49%) Cisco
9 5 (1.24%) HP
9 5 (1.24%) Mentor Graphics
9 5 (1.24%) Oracle
10 4 (0.99%) Actel
10 4 (0.99%) Altera
10 4 (0.99%) Alteryx
10 4 (0.99%) Citrix
10 4 (0.99%) SnapLogic