Period
to 3 July 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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 441 544 764
Rank change year-on-year +103 +220 +49
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 476 743 476
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.51% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.51% 1.27% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 249 367 314
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £36,950 £28,750 £29,582
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +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 31,448 58,634 76,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.72% 40.00% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24,032 44,187 58,916
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,971 £29,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £46,192 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.54% +2.65% +5.88%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
England +122 446 £47,500 -5.00% 127
UK excluding London +118 422 £46,000 -3.16% 130
South West +93 165 £45,000 +5.88% 29
South East +38 148 £47,500 - 37
London +108 47 £50,000 -33.33% 12
Midlands +55 44 £50,000 -13.04% 20
Work from Home +46 43 £45,000 - 4
North of England +117 29 £45,000 - 8
West Midlands +31 29 £60,000 +3.45% 12
North West +120 20 £47,500 +29.57% 7
East of England +100 16 £42,500 -17.07% 21
Scotland +88 16 £40,750 +13.19% 10
East Midlands +52 15 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Yorkshire +99 9 £45,000 -
Northern Ireland +26 4 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 199 (41.81%) Security Cleared
2 156 (32.77%) Degree
3 148 (31.09%) Software Engineering
4 114 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
5 108 (22.69%) SC Cleared
6 96 (20.17%) C#
7 90 (18.91%) C++
8 83 (17.44%) Military
9 81 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
10 76 (15.97%) Python
11 69 (14.50%) Linux
12 68 (14.29%) Windows
13 65 (13.66%) C
14 63 (13.24%) Automotive
15 62 (13.03%) Management Information System
16 58 (12.18%) .NET
17 55 (11.55%) OO
18 54 (11.34%) SDLC
19 51 (10.71%) JavaScript
20 50 (10.50%) Java
20 50 (10.50%) SQL
20 50 (10.50%) Systems Engineering
21 47 (9.87%) UML
22 43 (9.03%) Cybersecurity
23 42 (8.82%) SQL Server
24 41 (8.61%) Time Management
24 41 (8.61%) Azure
25 40 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
25 40 (8.40%) Microsoft
26 38 (7.98%) Artificial Intelligence

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 14 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.31%) IIS
3 10 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (2.10%) Confluence
3 10 (2.10%) NetWeaver
4 5 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.84%) Apache
6 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.42%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (2.52%) Simulink
2 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.84%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.84%) QuarkXPress
3 4 (0.84%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.63%) MicroStation
4 3 (0.63%) Revit
5 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.42%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.21%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.21%) CATIA
6 1 (0.21%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.21%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
1 3 (0.63%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.42%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.21%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.21%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.61%) Azure
2 18 (3.78%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.73%) AWS
4 5 (1.05%) Office 365
5 4 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.84%) PaaS
6 3 (0.63%) npm
6 3 (0.63%) SaaS
7 2 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.42%) Serverless
7 2 (0.42%) WhatsApp
8 1 (0.21%) GCP
8 1 (0.21%) GitHub
8 1 (0.21%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.30%) TCP/IP
2 20 (4.20%) Internet
3 18 (3.78%) Tactical Data Link
4 16 (3.36%) HTTP
4 16 (3.36%) RS-232
5 15 (3.15%) WAN
6 11 (2.31%) DNS
6 11 (2.31%) Firewall
7 10 (2.10%) RS-485
8 8 (1.68%) Ethernet
8 8 (1.68%) Wireless
9 6 (1.26%) 4G
9 6 (1.26%) LAN
9 6 (1.26%) LTE
9 6 (1.26%) SMTP
10 4 (0.84%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.84%) NetScaler
10 4 (0.84%) SAN
10 4 (0.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.72%) Big Data
3 16 (3.36%) MongoDB
4 14 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 14 (2.94%) HBase
4 14 (2.94%) KNIME
4 14 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 14 (2.94%) SQL Server 2017
5 13 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.10%) Geospatial Data
7 10 (2.10%) GIS
8 9 (1.89%) SQLite
9 7 (1.47%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.26%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.63%) MySQL
11 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 2 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (5.67%) Rational DOORS
2 26 (5.46%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.36%) JIRA
4 15 (3.15%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.68%) Bitbucket
5 8 (1.68%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.47%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.47%) LabVIEW
6 7 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
6 7 (1.47%) SoapUI
7 6 (1.26%) Polyspace
8 5 (1.05%) VectorCAST
9 4 (0.84%) JDeveloper
9 4 (0.84%) NetBeans
9 4 (0.84%) Subversion
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.63%) Selenium
10 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio Code
11 2 (0.42%) CircleCI
General
1 83 (17.44%) Military
2 63 (13.24%) Automotive
3 32 (6.72%) Manufacturing
4 29 (6.09%) Electronics
5 21 (4.41%) Finance
6 18 (3.78%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.94%) Marketing
8 13 (2.73%) Public Sector
9 11 (2.31%) Games
10 7 (1.47%) Avionics
11 6 (1.26%) Police
12 5 (1.05%) Banking
12 5 (1.05%) Law
12 5 (1.05%) Retail
13 3 (0.63%) Billing
13 3 (0.63%) Legal
13 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.21%) Advertising
14 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 110 (23.11%) Software Engineer
2 75 (15.76%) Developer
3 38 (7.98%) C++ Software Engineer
4 35 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
5 34 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 30 (6.30%) Senior Software Engineer
7 28 (5.88%) Analyst
8 27 (5.67%) Architect
9 19 (3.99%) Consultant
9 19 (3.99%) Embedded Engineer
10 17 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 17 (3.57%) Technical Manager
11 16 (3.36%) Data Engineer
11 16 (3.36%) Junior
12 15 (3.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 12 (2.52%) Senior Developer
13 12 (2.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 12 (2.52%) Test Engineer
14 11 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (2.31%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (12.18%) .NET
2 34 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 24 (5.04%) HTML
4 21 (4.41%) ASP.NET
5 20 (4.20%) AngularJS
5 20 (4.20%) XML
6 17 (3.57%) CSS
7 16 (3.36%) REST
8 15 (3.15%) JSON
9 13 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (2.73%) React
10 9 (1.89%) Apache Flex
10 9 (1.89%) Entity Framework
11 8 (1.68%) Middleware
11 8 (1.68%) Natural Language Processing
11 8 (1.68%) Node.js
12 7 (1.47%) SOAP
12 7 (1.47%) WCF
12 7 (1.47%) Web Services
13 6 (1.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.03%) Management Information System
2 40 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (7.56%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (2.52%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (2.31%) CAN bus
6 9 (1.89%) Data Centre
6 9 (1.89%) User Experience
7 8 (1.68%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.47%) Internet of Things
9 6 (1.26%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (1.26%) Renewable Energy
10 5 (1.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (1.05%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.84%) Acoustics
11 4 (0.84%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.84%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (0.84%) Video\Live Streaming
12 3 (0.63%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 69 (14.50%) Linux
2 68 (14.29%) Windows
3 13 (2.73%) Windows 10
4 10 (2.10%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (2.10%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.68%) Unix
6 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.26%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (0.84%) VxWorks
9 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (0.63%) CentOS
10 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.42%) Debian
11 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.42%) Solaris
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (31.09%) Software Engineering
2 114 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
4 55 (11.55%) OO
5 54 (11.34%) SDLC
6 50 (10.50%) Systems Engineering
7 47 (9.87%) UML
8 43 (9.03%) Cybersecurity
9 41 (8.61%) Time Management
10 38 (7.98%) Artificial Intelligence
11 37 (7.77%) Analytics
11 37 (7.77%) OOD
12 35 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (6.09%) Business Development
14 29 (6.09%) Customer Requirements
14 29 (6.09%) Machine Learning
14 29 (6.09%) Scrum
15 28 (5.88%) Computer Science
15 28 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (20.17%) C#
2 90 (18.91%) C++
3 76 (15.97%) Python
4 65 (13.66%) C
5 51 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 50 (10.50%) Java
6 50 (10.50%) SQL
7 25 (5.25%) Ada
8 22 (4.62%) MATLAB
9 18 (3.78%) Perl
10 17 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 17 (3.57%) R
11 11 (2.31%) Assembly Language
11 11 (2.31%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.31%) Embedded C
12 8 (1.68%) PHP
12 8 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.68%) VBScript
13 7 (1.47%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 199 (41.81%) Security Cleared
2 156 (32.77%) Degree
3 108 (22.69%) SC Cleared
4 24 (5.04%) Chartered Engineer
5 21 (4.41%) DV Cleared
6 11 (2.31%) HND
7 10 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.26%) CISSP
8 6 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (1.05%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.05%) CEH
9 5 (1.05%) CESG Certified Professional
9 5 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.05%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.84%) HNC
11 3 (0.63%) CISM
11 3 (0.63%) CLAS
11 3 (0.63%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.63%) IISP
11 3 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.36%) GDPR
2 14 (2.94%) QA
3 11 (2.31%) Def Stans
4 7 (1.47%) IEC 61508
5 6 (1.26%) ISO 26262
6 5 (1.05%) HAZOP
6 5 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.84%) ECSS
8 3 (0.63%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.63%) NIST
9 2 (0.42%) ARP4754
9 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.42%) DO-254
9 2 (0.42%) NCSC
9 2 (0.42%) SLA
10 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.21%) IASME
10 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (5.46%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.78%) Docker
3 16 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.84%) XenApp
4 4 (0.84%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.42%) Firmware
5 2 (0.42%) Snort
5 2 (0.42%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.21%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (4.41%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (0.84%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.84%) Terraform
3 3 (0.63%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (0.42%) Ansible
4 2 (0.42%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.41%) VMware
3 15 (3.15%) Splunk
4 14 (2.94%) SAP
5 8 (1.68%) Oracle
6 7 (1.47%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.47%) Cisco
6 7 (1.47%) EMC
6 7 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.05%) Capita
7 5 (1.05%) NetApp
8 4 (0.84%) Citrix
8 4 (0.84%) Dell
8 4 (0.84%) HP
8 4 (0.84%) Ivanti
8 4 (0.84%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.63%) hybris
9 3 (0.63%) IBM
9 3 (0.63%) Sun
10 2 (0.42%) Adobe