Period
to 29 January 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 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 417 680 782
Rank change year-on-year +263 +102 +21
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 884 468 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the General category 1.77% 0.75% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 393 260 328
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.55% +10.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £29,525
90th Percentile £71,000 £73,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +6.90%

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 50,044 62,660 76,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.92% 41.21% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 37,925 47,731 58,398
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +296 818 £45,000 - 435
UK excluding London +211 715 £45,000 - 434
South East +95 265 £50,000 +5.26% 114
South West +129 229 £42,500 -10.53% 114
London +167 119 £57,500 +43.75% 24
North of England +158 108 £37,654 -16.32% 40
North West +134 88 £35,080 -22.04% 29
Midlands +19 55 £40,000 -13.04% 76
East of England +84 36 £46,250 +15.63% 67
West Midlands +28 36 £42,500 -12.82% 40
Yorkshire +42 19 £45,000 - 6
East Midlands +32 19 £38,750 +3.33% 36
Scotland +35 14 £37,500 - 19
Wales 0 8 £41,250 - 4
North East - 1 £50,000 - 5

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 284 (32.13%) Management Information System
2 268 (30.32%) Degree
3 227 (25.68%) Military
4 223 (25.23%) Software Engineering
5 217 (24.55%) Security Cleared
6 183 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
7 159 (17.99%) Problem-Solving
8 149 (16.86%) C#
9 148 (16.74%) C++
9 148 (16.74%) Windows
10 138 (15.61%) C
11 127 (14.37%) Linux
12 114 (12.90%) SC Cleared
13 113 (12.78%) SQL
14 109 (12.33%) Manufacturing
14 109 (12.33%) Actionable Insight
15 108 (12.22%) Python
16 93 (10.52%) BMC PATROL
17 92 (10.41%) SDLC
18 90 (10.18%) Ada
19 89 (10.07%) Cybersecurity
20 86 (9.73%) .NET
21 85 (9.62%) Java
22 84 (9.50%) Systems Engineering
23 74 (8.37%) Automotive
24 72 (8.14%) Finance
24 72 (8.14%) Configuration Management
25 71 (8.03%) VMware
25 71 (8.03%) QA
26 69 (7.81%) 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 18 (2.04%) Tornado
2 16 (1.81%) CMS
3 14 (1.58%) Apache
4 12 (1.36%) Confluence
5 9 (1.02%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.79%) IIS
7 6 (0.68%) Drupal
8 3 (0.34%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.34%) Documentum
9 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.23%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.23%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.23%) SAS
9 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.11%) JBoss
10 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.11%) ThingWorx
10 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (3.05%) Simulink
2 20 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.57%) FrameMaker
5 5 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.34%) Abaqus
7 3 (0.34%) CATIA
7 3 (0.34%) Mathcad
7 3 (0.34%) Stateflow
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.23%) Windchill
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.11%) NASTRAN
9 1 (0.11%) OrCAD
9 1 (0.11%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.11%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.68%) SAP GTS
1 6 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
1 6 (0.68%) SAP SCM
2 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.45%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.45%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.34%) Primavera
3 3 (0.34%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.23%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.23%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.23%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.11%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.28%) Azure
2 20 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (1.70%) SaaS
4 10 (1.13%) AWS
5 8 (0.90%) GitHub
6 7 (0.79%) PaaS
7 6 (0.68%) Office 365
7 6 (0.68%) Power Platform
8 3 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.23%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.98%) WAN
2 39 (4.41%) Network Security
3 34 (3.85%) LAN
4 29 (3.28%) TCP/IP
5 26 (2.94%) Firewall
5 26 (2.94%) Internet
6 24 (2.71%) HTTP
7 20 (2.26%) 4G
8 19 (2.15%) Ethernet
9 18 (2.04%) Tactical Data Link
9 18 (2.04%) VPN
10 17 (1.92%) DNS
11 14 (1.58%) DHCP
12 12 (1.36%) BGP
12 12 (1.36%) HSRP
12 12 (1.36%) IPsec
12 12 (1.36%) L2TP
12 12 (1.36%) MPLS
12 12 (1.36%) OSPF
12 12 (1.36%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.83%) MongoDB
3 20 (2.26%) Big Data
4 15 (1.70%) Relational Database
5 14 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (1.47%) Data Mining
7 12 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.02%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.90%) MySQL
10 8 (0.90%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.68%) Geospatial Data
11 6 (0.68%) GIS
11 6 (0.68%) Power BI
11 6 (0.68%) QlikView
11 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.68%) SQLite
12 3 (0.34%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 49 (5.54%) Rational DOORS
2 31 (3.51%) JIRA
3 29 (3.28%) Git (software)
4 15 (1.70%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.58%) Eclipse
5 14 (1.58%) Selenium
6 13 (1.47%) Polyspace
6 13 (1.47%) VectorCAST
7 10 (1.13%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.13%) NetBeans
7 10 (1.13%) Rational Rhapsody
8 9 (1.02%) Subversion
9 7 (0.79%) JDeveloper
9 7 (0.79%) Postman
9 7 (0.79%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.68%) Eclipse RCP
10 6 (0.68%) JMeter
10 6 (0.68%) LabVIEW
11 5 (0.57%) HP UFT
11 5 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 227 (25.68%) Military
2 109 (12.33%) Manufacturing
3 74 (8.37%) Automotive
4 72 (8.14%) Finance
5 60 (6.79%) Electronics
6 30 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 28 (3.17%) Marketing
8 21 (2.38%) Avionics
9 19 (2.15%) Advertising
10 15 (1.70%) Legal
11 14 (1.58%) Games
12 11 (1.24%) Law
13 8 (0.90%) Public Sector
14 7 (0.79%) Retail
15 6 (0.68%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.68%) Police
16 4 (0.45%) Banking
17 3 (0.34%) Back Office
18 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
19 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 160 (18.10%) Software Engineer
2 79 (8.94%) Systems Engineer
3 77 (8.71%) Developer
4 74 (8.37%) Analyst
5 47 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
6 39 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 37 (4.19%) Consultant
8 30 (3.39%) Architect
9 29 (3.28%) Junior
10 28 (3.17%) Software Developer
11 27 (3.05%) Embedded Engineer
11 27 (3.05%) Test Manager
12 25 (2.83%) Network Engineer
13 24 (2.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 23 (2.60%) C++ Software Engineer
15 21 (2.38%) Principal Engineer
16 19 (2.15%) C# Software Engineer
16 19 (2.15%) Programme Manager
16 19 (2.15%) Technical Manager
17 17 (1.92%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (9.73%) .NET
2 39 (4.41%) HTML
2 39 (4.41%) XML
3 37 (4.19%) .NET Framework
4 35 (3.96%) ASP.NET
5 33 (3.73%) Middleware
6 25 (2.83%) AngularJS
6 25 (2.83%) CSS
7 24 (2.71%) Web Services
8 22 (2.49%) Apache Flex
9 18 (2.04%) REST
10 17 (1.92%) RESTful
11 16 (1.81%) JSON
12 11 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (1.24%) JSP
13 10 (1.13%) React
13 10 (1.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 10 (1.13%) WebSockets
14 9 (1.02%) WPF
15 8 (0.90%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 284 (32.13%) Management Information System
2 69 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (6.22%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 15 (1.70%) Data Centre
6 12 (1.36%) Renewable Energy
7 11 (1.24%) Robotics
8 10 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
8 10 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (1.13%) Fibre Optics
9 9 (1.02%) Virtual Team
10 8 (0.90%) Anti-Piracy
10 8 (0.90%) Driving Licence
11 7 (0.79%) Analogue Electronics
11 7 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
12 6 (0.68%) Device Driver
12 6 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.68%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.68%) User Experience
12 6 (0.68%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 148 (16.74%) Windows
2 127 (14.37%) Linux
3 48 (5.43%) Windows Server
4 38 (4.30%) Windows 10
5 31 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.15%) Unix
7 12 (1.36%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.13%) VxWorks
10 8 (0.90%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (0.45%) SUSE
12 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.23%) Android
14 1 (0.11%) Debian
14 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (25.23%) Software Engineering
2 183 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (17.99%) Problem-Solving
4 109 (12.33%) Actionable Insight
5 92 (10.41%) SDLC
6 89 (10.07%) Cybersecurity
7 84 (9.50%) Systems Engineering
8 72 (8.14%) Configuration Management
9 67 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 65 (7.35%) Process Improvement
11 64 (7.24%) Mentoring
12 60 (6.79%) UML
13 58 (6.56%) Customer Requirements
13 58 (6.56%) Thought Leadership
14 57 (6.45%) ITIL
15 55 (6.22%) Time Management
16 54 (6.11%) Software Testing
17 53 (6.00%) OO
18 51 (5.77%) Computer Science
19 45 (5.09%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 149 (16.86%) C#
2 148 (16.74%) C++
3 138 (15.61%) C
4 113 (12.78%) SQL
5 108 (12.22%) Python
6 90 (10.18%) Ada
7 85 (9.62%) Java
8 51 (5.77%) JavaScript
9 42 (4.75%) PowerShell
10 33 (3.73%) Assembly Language
10 33 (3.73%) MATLAB
11 21 (2.38%) VBScript
12 19 (2.15%) PHP
13 17 (1.92%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.70%) Embedded C
15 13 (1.47%) T-SQL
16 12 (1.36%) Fortran
17 11 (1.24%) R
18 9 (1.02%) Perl
18 9 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 268 (30.32%) Degree
2 217 (24.55%) Security Cleared
3 114 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 43 (4.86%) ISEB
4 43 (4.86%) ISTQB
5 40 (4.52%) Chartered Engineer
6 37 (4.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 31 (3.51%) DV Cleared
8 28 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (2.71%) CISM
9 24 (2.71%) CISSP
10 22 (2.49%) CCNP
11 19 (2.15%) HND
12 15 (1.70%) CCNA
12 15 (1.70%) Master's Degree
13 13 (1.47%) JNCIA
14 11 (1.24%) PhD
15 9 (1.02%) CISA
15 9 (1.02%) JNCIP
15 9 (1.02%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (8.03%) QA
2 29 (3.28%) Def Stans
3 18 (2.04%) IEC 61508
4 17 (1.92%) NCSC
5 16 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (1.58%) GDPR
7 10 (1.13%) HAZOP
7 10 (1.13%) ISO 9001
7 10 (1.13%) NIST
8 9 (1.02%) ISO 26262
9 7 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.57%) RMADS
11 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 15288
11 4 (0.45%) MISRA
11 4 (0.45%) SLA
12 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.23%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.11%) ARP4754
13 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
System Software
1 55 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (6.11%) Active Directory
3 30 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (1.92%) VMware NSX
5 14 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (1.24%) vSphere
7 8 (0.90%) Docker
8 3 (0.34%) XenApp
8 3 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.11%) Firmware
9 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 93 (10.52%) BMC PATROL
2 17 (1.92%) vCenter Server
3 15 (1.70%) HP ALM
3 15 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (1.02%) Ansible
5 7 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (0.45%) PowerCLI
8 3 (0.34%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 71 (8.03%) VMware
2 63 (7.13%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.07%) Oracle
4 35 (3.96%) Cisco
5 27 (3.05%) Juniper
6 25 (2.83%) Atlassian
7 24 (2.71%) SAP
8 23 (2.60%) HP
9 17 (1.92%) EMC
10 15 (1.70%) ServiceNow
11 14 (1.58%) Dell
11 14 (1.58%) MathWorks
12 12 (1.36%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.13%) McAfee
13 10 (1.13%) Veeam
14 9 (1.02%) Adobe
14 9 (1.02%) SolarWinds
15 7 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.79%) Splunk
16 5 (0.57%) Twitter