Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 711 765 739
Rank change year-on-year +54 -26 +23
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 433 448 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.69% 0.58% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 285 331 435
UK median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% +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 63,049 77,883 78,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.86% 43.71% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 48,324 57,430 63,987
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +58 400 £45,000 -5.26% 429
UK excluding London +81 381 £45,000 -3.74% 436
South East +25 170 £47,500 -5.00% 110
South West +38 95 £47,500 -13.64% 112
Midlands +45 50 £38,750 -3.13% 102
East of England +3 36 £40,000 -11.11% 40
London -29 36 £40,000 -11.11% 29
West Midlands +49 29 £47,500 +7.95% 62
East Midlands +39 21 £29,000 -22.67% 40
North of England +24 16 £45,000 +28.57% 36
Yorkshire +37 13 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Wales +10 6 - - 15
Northern Ireland - 6 £55,000 - 1
North West +3 3 £45,000 +28.57% 17
Scotland -5 2 - - 20

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 173 (39.95%) Degree
2 151 (34.87%) Software Engineering
3 113 (26.10%) C++
4 102 (23.56%) Windows
5 91 (21.02%) C#
6 87 (20.09%) Automotive
7 86 (19.86%) C
8 84 (19.40%) Problem-Solving
9 77 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (17.32%) Systems Engineering
11 72 (16.63%) Linux
12 68 (15.70%) UML
13 60 (13.86%) Security Cleared
14 58 (13.39%) Manufacturing
15 57 (13.16%) Computer Science
16 55 (12.70%) Python
17 49 (11.32%) Microsoft
18 48 (11.09%) Electronics
19 45 (10.39%) Validation
19 45 (10.39%) Java
19 45 (10.39%) Visual Studio
20 42 (9.70%) Mathematics
21 38 (8.78%) Finance
22 36 (8.31%) SAP
22 36 (8.31%) ITIL
22 36 (8.31%) .NET
22 36 (8.31%) Customer Requirements
23 35 (8.08%) HTML
23 35 (8.08%) OO
24 34 (7.85%) Military

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 8 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.39%) Apache
3 4 (0.92%) OpenStack
3 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.69%) SAS
5 2 (0.46%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.46%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.23%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (3.23%) Autodesk Inventor
2 12 (2.77%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.62%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.62%) Windchill
4 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.69%) FrameMaker
6 3 (0.69%) Simulink
6 3 (0.69%) SPSS
7 1 (0.23%) CATIA
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.23%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.23%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.23%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 15 (3.46%) SAP GTS
1 15 (3.46%) SAP PS
2 14 (3.23%) SAP CO
2 14 (3.23%) SAP FI
2 14 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (3.23%) SAP HR
2 14 (3.23%) SAP MM
2 14 (3.23%) SAP PM
2 14 (3.23%) SAP R/3
3 6 (1.39%) SAP PLM
4 5 (1.15%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.92%) ENOVIA
5 4 (0.92%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.69%) SAP IBP
6 3 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (0.69%) SAP SCM
7 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.46%) Epicor Tropos
7 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.08%) Office 365
4 8 (1.85%) GitHub
5 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.46%) SaaS
8 1 (0.23%) IaaS
8 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.62%) TCP/IP
2 25 (5.77%) DNS
3 22 (5.08%) DHCP
4 11 (2.54%) HTTP
4 11 (2.54%) Internet
5 10 (2.31%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (2.31%) Junos
6 9 (2.08%) Sourcefire
7 8 (1.85%) LAN
7 8 (1.85%) WAN
8 7 (1.62%) Firewall
8 7 (1.62%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (1.39%) Wireless
10 5 (1.15%) Network Security
10 5 (1.15%) SAN
10 5 (1.15%) VPN
11 4 (0.92%) LTE
11 4 (0.92%) Skype
11 4 (0.92%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (0.69%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.23%) GIS
3 12 (2.77%) MySQL
4 8 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.39%) SQLite
6 5 (1.15%) Big Data
7 4 (0.92%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.92%) Power BI
8 3 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.69%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.69%) Pentaho
8 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.69%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.69%) Spotfire
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.46%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (10.39%) Visual Studio
2 18 (4.16%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (3.93%) Subversion
4 15 (3.46%) JIRA
5 13 (3.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.08%) LabVIEW
7 6 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.69%) Gradle
8 3 (0.69%) JUnit
8 3 (0.69%) Polyspace
8 3 (0.69%) Spock
9 2 (0.46%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.46%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.46%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.46%) StarTeam
9 2 (0.46%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.46%) VectorCAST
10 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.23%) Grunt
10 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 87 (20.09%) Automotive
2 58 (13.39%) Manufacturing
3 48 (11.09%) Electronics
4 38 (8.78%) Finance
5 34 (7.85%) Military
6 15 (3.46%) Telecoms
7 14 (3.23%) Avionics
8 13 (3.00%) Games
9 10 (2.31%) Marketing
10 9 (2.08%) Retail
11 5 (1.15%) Legal
12 3 (0.69%) Advertising
12 3 (0.69%) French Language
13 2 (0.46%) Banking
13 2 (0.46%) German Language
14 1 (0.23%) Billing
14 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 112 (25.87%) Software Engineer
2 53 (12.24%) Developer
3 46 (10.62%) Systems Engineer
4 45 (10.39%) Architect
5 33 (7.62%) Consultant
6 28 (6.47%) Software Developer
7 27 (6.24%) C++ Software Engineer
8 24 (5.54%) C# Software Engineer
9 20 (4.62%) C++ Developer
9 20 (4.62%) Graduate
10 19 (4.39%) Embedded Engineer
11 18 (4.16%) Junior
12 17 (3.93%) Analyst
13 16 (3.70%) C# Developer
13 16 (3.70%) C++ Software Developer
13 16 (3.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 15 (3.46%) Design Engineer
14 15 (3.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 15 (3.46%) SAP Consultant
14 15 (3.46%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (8.31%) .NET
2 35 (8.08%) HTML
3 26 (6.00%) CSS
3 26 (6.00%) OpenGL
4 21 (4.85%) XML
5 15 (3.46%) .NET Framework
5 15 (3.46%) AngularJS
5 15 (3.46%) HTML5
6 14 (3.23%) BAPI
6 14 (3.23%) IDoc
6 14 (3.23%) XSLT
7 13 (3.00%) JSON
8 12 (2.77%) Direct3D
8 12 (2.77%) WebGL
9 8 (1.85%) Angular 2
10 7 (1.62%) DirectX
10 7 (1.62%) JPA
10 7 (1.62%) Spring
11 6 (1.39%) Django
11 6 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.31%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (3.46%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.54%) Life Science
5 10 (2.31%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (1.85%) User Experience
8 7 (1.62%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.62%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.62%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.39%) CCTV
9 6 (1.39%) Renewable Energy
9 6 (1.39%) Video\Live Streaming
10 5 (1.15%) CAN bus
10 5 (1.15%) Clustering
10 5 (1.15%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.15%) VHDL
10 5 (1.15%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.92%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 102 (23.56%) Windows
2 72 (16.63%) Linux
3 26 (6.00%) Unix
4 24 (5.54%) Windows 10
5 20 (4.62%) Windows 7
6 15 (3.46%) Windows Server
7 11 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.31%) CentOS
8 10 (2.31%) Debian
9 8 (1.85%) VxWorks
10 7 (1.62%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.62%) Robot Operating System
11 6 (1.39%) Android
12 5 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.46%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.23%) LynxOS
15 1 (0.23%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (34.87%) Software Engineering
2 84 (19.40%) Problem-Solving
3 77 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (17.32%) Systems Engineering
5 68 (15.70%) UML
6 57 (13.16%) Computer Science
7 45 (10.39%) Validation
8 42 (9.70%) Mathematics
9 36 (8.31%) Customer Requirements
9 36 (8.31%) ITIL
10 35 (8.08%) OO
11 33 (7.62%) Cybersecurity
12 31 (7.16%) Configuration Management
12 31 (7.16%) SysML
13 30 (6.93%) Multithreading
14 28 (6.47%) PLM
15 25 (5.77%) SIEM
16 24 (5.54%) CAD
17 23 (5.31%) Business Development
17 23 (5.31%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (26.10%) C++
2 91 (21.02%) C#
3 86 (19.86%) C
4 55 (12.70%) Python
5 45 (10.39%) Java
6 27 (6.24%) SQL
7 23 (5.31%) JavaScript
7 23 (5.31%) PowerShell
8 15 (3.46%) Ada
8 15 (3.46%) Bash Shell
8 15 (3.46%) MATLAB
9 14 (3.23%) Embedded C
10 10 (2.31%) Assembly Language
10 10 (2.31%) PHP
10 10 (2.31%) VB
11 9 (2.08%) Ruby
12 7 (1.62%) GLSL
12 7 (1.62%) HLSL
12 7 (1.62%) Perl
13 6 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 173 (39.95%) Degree
2 60 (13.86%) Security Cleared
3 28 (6.47%) SC Cleared
4 25 (5.77%) DV Cleared
5 19 (4.39%) Chartered Engineer
6 18 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
7 17 (3.93%) Master's Degree
8 8 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.62%) HND
10 6 (1.39%) PhD
11 5 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.15%) MCSE
12 4 (0.92%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.92%) MCSA
12 4 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.69%) CCNP
13 3 (0.69%) CISM
13 3 (0.69%) CISSP
13 3 (0.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.62%) QA
2 12 (2.77%) DO-178B
3 10 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 10 (2.31%) SLA
4 9 (2.08%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.15%) DO-160
6 4 (0.92%) MISRA
7 3 (0.69%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.69%) DICOM
7 3 (0.69%) DO-254
7 3 (0.69%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.46%) Def Stans
8 2 (0.46%) GDPR
8 2 (0.46%) GPG13
8 2 (0.46%) IEC 62304
8 2 (0.46%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.23%) ARP4754
9 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 16 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.08%) Docker
4 7 (1.62%) BitLocker
4 7 (1.62%) Firmware
5 4 (0.92%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.46%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (3.46%) SCCM
2 13 (3.00%) Puppet
3 10 (2.31%) Nagios
3 10 (2.31%) SCOM
4 9 (2.08%) Nessus
4 9 (2.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 8 (1.85%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.92%) Ansible
7 3 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.69%) MOM
7 3 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.46%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.31%) SAP
3 28 (6.47%) Oracle
4 27 (6.24%) VMware
5 22 (5.08%) Cisco
6 19 (4.39%) Palo Alto
7 15 (3.46%) McAfee
8 10 (2.31%) Brocade
8 10 (2.31%) CheckPoint
8 10 (2.31%) Riverbed
9 9 (2.08%) ArcSight
9 9 (2.08%) NetScout
9 9 (2.08%) NetWitness
9 9 (2.08%) Splunk
10 6 (1.39%) Xamarin
11 5 (1.15%) CA
11 5 (1.15%) EMC
11 5 (1.15%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.15%) Remedy
12 4 (0.92%) Citrix