Aerospace
UK

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 29 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 210 380 518
Rank change year-on-year +170 +138 -37
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 1,457 852 1,088
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.41% 0.88% 0.65%
As % of the General category 2.41% 1.29% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 627 224 438
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,015 £33,778
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,655
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.51% +14.00% -8.93%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £56,159 £48,250
% change year-on-year -6.52% +16.39% -8.10%

All General Skills
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 60,543 66,044 108,263
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 58.62% 67.97% 64.98%
Number of salaries quoted 40,070 35,832 51,526
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £43,000 £42,502
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £71,991 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £102,500 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%

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 29 May 2024.

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 29 May 2024. 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 +182 1,345 £55,000 -4.35% 880
UK excluding London +132 1,316 £52,500 -6.52% 856
South West +115 522 £50,000 -10.97% 203
Work from Home +88 383 £50,000 -10.84% 236
South East +84 313 £60,000 +9.09% 240
East of England +67 205 £51,250 -21.15% 112
North of England +103 161 £55,000 +10.00% 127
North West +70 105 £54,625 +9.25% 88
London +121 81 £65,000 +13.04% 49
Midlands -46 61 £39,000 -45.26% 143
East Midlands -29 43 £37,500 -48.28% 55
Scotland -74 38 £45,000 -32.84% 48
Yorkshire +67 34 £45,000 -16.28% 31
North East +16 22 £65,000 - 8
West Midlands -28 18 £45,000 -35.71% 88
Wales -19 9 - - 26
Northern Ireland - 7 - - 3

Aerospace
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (1.99%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.92%) Apache
2 28 (1.92%) Apache Spark
3 19 (1.30%) IIS
4 12 (0.82%) Microsoft Exchange
5 9 (0.62%) Confluence
6 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.27%) TWiki
8 1 (0.069%) Moodle
8 1 (0.069%) WinCC
Applications
1 48 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (1.10%) Siemens NX
5 10 (0.69%) Simulink
6 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (0.62%) OrCAD
7 8 (0.55%) GNU Octave
8 5 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.21%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.21%) CATIA
10 2 (0.14%) Fusion 360
11 1 (0.069%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.069%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.069%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 36 (2.47%) Siebel CRM
2 8 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.27%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 4 (0.27%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 2 (0.14%) Primavera
4 2 (0.14%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.14%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.069%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 1 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 208 (14.28%) Azure
2 172 (11.81%) AWS
3 50 (3.43%) OpenShift
4 38 (2.61%) GCP
5 35 (2.40%) SaaS
6 33 (2.26%) Serverless
7 31 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
7 31 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
8 30 (2.06%) OCI
9 28 (1.92%) Amazon EKS
10 25 (1.72%) Microsoft 365
11 15 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (0.62%) Azure DevOps
12 9 (0.62%) GitHub
12 9 (0.62%) Power Platform
13 6 (0.41%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.34%) Azure Pipelines
15 3 (0.21%) Azure Sentinel
15 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Purview
15 3 (0.21%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 77 (5.28%) Firewall
2 39 (2.68%) DNS
3 28 (1.92%) AMQP
3 28 (1.92%) Network Security
4 25 (1.72%) WAN
5 24 (1.65%) DHCP
5 24 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 21 (1.44%) HTTP
7 19 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (1.30%) Software-Defined Networking
8 15 (1.03%) Ethernet
8 15 (1.03%) Internet
9 14 (0.96%) SD-WAN
9 14 (0.96%) Wireless
10 11 (0.75%) LAN
10 11 (0.75%) RS-232
10 11 (0.75%) VSAN
11 8 (0.55%) 5G
12 7 (0.48%) SAN
13 5 (0.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (3.09%) Big Data
2 35 (2.40%) Oracle BI EE
2 35 (2.40%) Siebel EIM
3 34 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 30 (2.06%) Hadoop
5 28 (1.92%) Cloudera CDH
6 23 (1.58%) Data Vault
7 15 (1.03%) Data Lake
8 10 (0.69%) Relational Database
9 9 (0.62%) Power BI
10 8 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.27%) MySQL
11 4 (0.27%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.21%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.14%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.069%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.069%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 81 (5.56%) JIRA
2 52 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 49 (3.36%) Git
4 24 (1.65%) Selenium
5 18 (1.24%) LabVIEW
6 16 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
6 16 (1.10%) Robot Framework
6 16 (1.10%) Visual Studio
7 14 (0.96%) Subversion
8 11 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
9 9 (0.62%) eggPlant
10 5 (0.34%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.34%) ClearQuest
11 4 (0.27%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.27%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.27%) JMeter
12 3 (0.21%) Android Studio
12 3 (0.21%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.21%) TestRail
13 2 (0.14%) MSI
General
1 241 (16.54%) Manufacturing
2 196 (13.45%) Social Skills
3 175 (12.01%) Automotive
4 131 (8.99%) Electronics
5 118 (8.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 116 (7.96%) Finance
7 91 (6.25%) Aviation
8 79 (5.42%) Military
9 58 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
10 44 (3.02%) Influencing Skills
11 40 (2.75%) Presentation Skills
12 39 (2.68%) Retail
13 35 (2.40%) Law
14 34 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 34 (2.33%) Telecoms
15 26 (1.78%) Organisational Skills
16 24 (1.65%) Public Sector
16 24 (1.65%) Publishing
17 20 (1.37%) Games
17 20 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 219 (15.03%) Senior
2 189 (12.97%) Systems Engineer
3 177 (12.15%) Software Engineer
4 115 (7.89%) Lead
5 91 (6.25%) Developer
6 80 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 76 (5.22%) Architect
8 61 (4.19%) Embedded Engineer
9 60 (4.12%) DevOps Engineer
10 57 (3.91%) Programmer
11 56 (3.84%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
11 56 (3.84%) Project Manager
12 53 (3.64%) Consultant
12 53 (3.64%) Principal Engineer
13 52 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 45 (3.09%) Principal Systems Engineer
15 36 (2.47%) Senior Developer
16 35 (2.40%) Senior Siebel Developer
16 35 (2.40%) Siebel Developer
17 34 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (5.22%) .NET
2 61 (4.19%) AngularJS
3 41 (2.81%) XML
4 35 (2.40%) React
5 34 (2.33%) OpenAPI
5 34 (2.33%) Swagger
6 32 (2.20%) Spring
6 32 (2.20%) Spring Boot
7 30 (2.06%) REST
8 29 (1.99%) .NET Framework
8 29 (1.99%) Node.js
9 28 (1.92%) gRPC
9 28 (1.92%) Material-UI
9 28 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
10 26 (1.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (1.78%) Entity Framework
10 26 (1.78%) SubSonic
11 22 (1.51%) ASP.NET
11 22 (1.51%) HTML
12 15 (1.03%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 64 (4.39%) Management Information System
2 54 (3.71%) Cloud Native
3 43 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
4 35 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (2.40%) IoT
5 30 (2.06%) Cyber Defence
6 27 (1.85%) Operational Technology
6 27 (1.85%) Robotics
7 25 (1.72%) Data Centre
7 25 (1.72%) FPGA
8 22 (1.51%) Embedded Systems
9 19 (1.30%) Algorithms
9 19 (1.30%) Verilog
9 19 (1.30%) VHDL
10 18 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
11 15 (1.03%) Fat Client
11 15 (1.03%) FMCG
11 15 (1.03%) Legacy Applications
11 15 (1.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 298 (20.45%) Linux
2 143 (9.81%) Windows
3 51 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 45 (3.09%) Windows Server
5 31 (2.13%) CentOS
5 31 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 30 (2.06%) Debian
7 14 (0.96%) Windows 10
8 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.41%) FreeRTOS
10 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (0.27%) Android
11 4 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.21%) VMS
12 3 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (32.53%) Agile
2 408 (28.00%) Collaborative Working
3 281 (19.29%) Actionable Insight
4 222 (15.24%) Software Engineering
5 209 (14.34%) Problem-Solving
6 169 (11.60%) DevOps
7 161 (11.05%) Project Management
8 147 (10.09%) Systems Engineering
9 129 (8.85%) Validation
10 126 (8.65%) Scrum
11 107 (7.34%) Cybersecurity
12 93 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 90 (6.18%) Kanban
14 89 (6.11%) SDLC
15 84 (5.77%) Mentoring
16 79 (5.42%) Coaching
17 76 (5.22%) CI/CD
17 76 (5.22%) Technical Analysis
18 74 (5.08%) Configuration Management
19 72 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 183 (12.56%) Python
2 109 (7.48%) Java
3 104 (7.14%) C
4 101 (6.93%) SQL
5 88 (6.04%) PowerShell
6 82 (5.63%) JavaScript
7 75 (5.15%) C#
8 62 (4.26%) Bash
9 42 (2.88%) C++
10 29 (1.99%) MATLAB
11 24 (1.65%) Embedded C
12 11 (0.75%) Ada
13 9 (0.62%) VB
14 6 (0.41%) VB6
15 4 (0.27%) Lua
15 4 (0.27%) Perl
15 4 (0.27%) Ruby
15 4 (0.27%) Tcl
16 3 (0.21%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 617 (42.35%) Security Cleared
2 305 (20.93%) SC Cleared
3 281 (19.29%) DV Cleared
4 246 (16.88%) Degree
5 54 (3.71%) HNC
6 52 (3.57%) HND
7 33 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 31 (2.13%) DBS Check
9 27 (1.85%) Master's Degree
10 24 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
11 19 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (1.17%) PMI Certification
13 16 (1.10%) TOGAF Certification
14 12 (0.82%) NVQ Level 3
15 11 (0.75%) PhD
16 10 (0.69%) CISMP
16 10 (0.69%) IISP
16 10 (0.69%) PMP
17 9 (0.62%) CCDA
17 9 (0.62%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (5.83%) QA
2 28 (1.92%) NIST
3 25 (1.72%) ISO 9001
4 18 (1.24%) NIST 800
5 17 (1.17%) SLA
6 14 (0.96%) JSP 440
6 14 (0.96%) RMADS
7 13 (0.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 13 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.89%) NCSC
8 12 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 7 (0.48%) DO-254
9 7 (0.48%) PMO
10 6 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.27%) GDPR
11 4 (0.27%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.21%) HMG Infosec
12 3 (0.21%) ISO 31000
12 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 3 (0.21%) MISRA
System Software
1 84 (5.77%) Docker
2 77 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.81%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.92%) Active Directory
5 25 (1.72%) VMware NSX
6 18 (1.24%) Firmware
7 17 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.89%) vSphere
9 9 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
9 9 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.27%) Embedded Firmware
12 3 (0.21%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.069%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 177 (12.15%) Ansible
2 118 (8.10%) Kubernetes
3 89 (6.11%) Terraform
4 51 (3.50%) Puppet
5 21 (1.44%) SCCM
6 13 (0.89%) WSUS
7 12 (0.82%) SCOM
8 9 (0.62%) Fluentd
8 9 (0.62%) logstash
9 7 (0.48%) vCenter Server
10 5 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
10 5 (0.34%) Opsview
11 4 (0.27%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.27%) Progress Chef
11 4 (0.27%) vRealize
12 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
13 2 (0.14%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 2 (0.14%) Functional Safety
13 2 (0.14%) Kustomize
14 1 (0.069%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 128 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 113 (7.76%) VMware
3 76 (5.22%) Oracle
4 54 (3.71%) Cisco
5 48 (3.29%) Red Hat
6 37 (2.54%) Google
7 36 (2.47%) Siebel
8 32 (2.20%) SaltStack
8 32 (2.20%) SAP
9 31 (2.13%) Thales
10 20 (1.37%) Siemens
10 20 (1.37%) Splunk
11 17 (1.17%) ServiceNow
12 15 (1.03%) Citrix
13 14 (0.96%) Juniper
14 13 (0.89%) Blue Coat
14 13 (0.89%) CheckPoint
14 13 (0.89%) Infoblox
14 13 (0.89%) Palo Alto
14 13 (0.89%) Riverbed