Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 758 665 686
Rank change year-on-year -93 +21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 445 681 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.59% 0.80% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 351 625 522
UK median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,525
90th Percentile £80,000 £59,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 75481 85077 97166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.87% 43.18% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 55873 69657 76930
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.15% +2.35% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -79 424 £42,500 -5.56% 43
UK excluding London -100 351 £42,500 - 37
South East -103 130 £49,250 +3.68% 18
London +68 104 £42,500 -5.56% 10
South West +2 75 £44,250 +16.45% 8
East of England +3 67 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Midlands +17 46 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands +18 26 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North of England -25 23 £40,000 - 3
North West -35 21 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands +11 20 £40,000 - 2
Scotland +9 11 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Wales +7 5 £45,000 +55.17% 3
Yorkshire +19 2 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 206 (46.29%) Degree
2 179 (40.22%) Software Engineering
3 170 (38.20%) C++
4 128 (28.76%) C
5 113 (25.39%) Automotive
6 100 (22.47%) Telecoms
7 96 (21.57%) Windows
8 95 (21.35%) Java
9 94 (21.12%) Agile Software Development
10 84 (18.88%) Finance
11 83 (18.65%) Computer Science
12 82 (18.43%) Python
13 80 (17.98%) Security Cleared
14 77 (17.30%) Linux
15 76 (17.08%) C#
16 64 (14.38%) Perl
16 64 (14.38%) OO
17 56 (12.58%) QA
18 54 (12.13%) SC Cleared
19 51 (11.46%) Unix
20 50 (11.24%) Mathematics
21 46 (10.34%) Physics
22 43 (9.66%) Project Management
23 42 (9.44%) Ruby
24 40 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
25 38 (8.54%) Games
26 37 (8.31%) Red Hat
26 37 (8.31%) Computer Science Degree
27 36 (8.09%) UML
28 35 (7.87%) Visual Studio

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 (2.92%) Apache
2 11 (2.47%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.47%) SAS
3 10 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.12%) Confluence
5 3 (0.67%) IIS
6 2 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.22%) CMS
7 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.22%) WinCC
Applications
1 15 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.15%) Simulink
3 10 (2.25%) SPSS
4 7 (1.57%) Autodesk Inventor
5 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.45%) CATIA
8 2 (0.45%) Mathcad
8 2 (0.45%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.22%) Solid Edge
9 1 (0.22%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 10 (2.25%) SAP PM
2 7 (1.57%) SAP CO
2 7 (1.57%) SAP FI
2 7 (1.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (1.57%) SAP GTS
2 7 (1.57%) SAP HR
2 7 (1.57%) SAP MM
2 7 (1.57%) SAP PS
2 7 (1.57%) SAP R/3
3 3 (0.67%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.45%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.45%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.22%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.22%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.22%) Movex
5 1 (0.22%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.12%) SaaS
4 4 (0.90%) IaaS
5 2 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.45%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 2 (0.45%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.62%) TCP/IP
2 21 (4.72%) Firewall
3 18 (4.04%) VoIP
4 16 (3.60%) Ethernet
5 14 (3.15%) DHCP
5 14 (3.15%) DNS
6 10 (2.25%) Internet
7 9 (2.02%) HTTP
7 9 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (1.80%) Network Security
9 7 (1.57%) SMTP
10 6 (1.35%) FlexRay
10 6 (1.35%) SAN
11 5 (1.12%) Wireless
12 4 (0.90%) NAS
13 3 (0.67%) Bluetooth
13 3 (0.67%) DVB
13 3 (0.67%) WAN
14 2 (0.45%) Broadband
14 2 (0.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.52%) Big Data
2 23 (5.17%) Hadoop
3 10 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (2.02%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.02%) Pentaho
4 9 (2.02%) Power BI
4 9 (2.02%) Spotfire
4 9 (2.02%) SQL Server
5 7 (1.57%) GIS
6 5 (1.12%) MySQL
7 4 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.90%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.67%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.45%) Looker
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (7.87%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.84%) Rational DOORS
3 23 (5.17%) LabVIEW
4 22 (4.94%) Selenium
5 21 (4.72%) Jenkins
6 18 (4.04%) JIRA
7 17 (3.82%) InstallShield
8 14 (3.15%) Rational Rhapsody
9 13 (2.92%) EasyMock
9 13 (2.92%) JUnit
9 13 (2.92%) Subversion
10 12 (2.70%) Git (software)
11 6 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.35%) ClearCase
12 5 (1.12%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.90%) Clang
13 4 (0.90%) GCC
14 3 (0.67%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.67%) Metasploit
14 3 (0.67%) WiX
General
1 113 (25.39%) Automotive
2 100 (22.47%) Telecoms
3 84 (18.88%) Finance
4 38 (8.54%) Games
5 33 (7.42%) Electronics
6 31 (6.97%) Manufacturing
7 23 (5.17%) Military
8 17 (3.82%) Avionics
8 17 (3.82%) Retail
9 8 (1.80%) Marketing
10 3 (0.67%) Legal
11 2 (0.45%) Law
11 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.22%) Back Office
12 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 87 (19.55%) Developer
2 72 (16.18%) Software Engineer
3 55 (12.36%) Software Developer
4 49 (11.01%) C++ Developer
5 45 (10.11%) C++ Software Developer
6 35 (7.87%) Architect
7 29 (6.52%) Analyst
8 28 (6.29%) Junior
9 25 (5.62%) Junior Developer
9 25 (5.62%) Test Engineer
10 24 (5.39%) Consultant
10 24 (5.39%) GUI Developer
10 24 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
11 23 (5.17%) C++ GUI Developer
11 23 (5.17%) Junior C++ Developer
11 23 (5.17%) Junior Software Developer
12 22 (4.94%) Project Manager
13 20 (4.49%) Java Developer
14 18 (4.04%) C++ Software Engineer
15 17 (3.82%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.52%) .NET
2 27 (6.07%) Qt
3 25 (5.62%) XML
4 23 (5.17%) HTML
5 17 (3.82%) CSS
6 14 (3.15%) Java EE
6 14 (3.15%) Spring
7 11 (2.47%) Hibernate
8 9 (2.02%) WPF
9 7 (1.57%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.57%) BAPI
9 7 (1.57%) IDoc
10 6 (1.35%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.35%) OpenGL
10 6 (1.35%) Web Services
11 5 (1.12%) JSF
12 4 (0.90%) Middleware
12 4 (0.90%) Redux
12 4 (0.90%) STL
12 4 (0.90%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 83 (18.65%) Computer Science
2 40 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 26 (5.84%) VHDL
4 22 (4.94%) Embedded Systems
5 20 (4.49%) Algorithms
6 16 (3.60%) Verilog
7 12 (2.70%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.25%) Cyberthreat
8 10 (2.25%) User Experience
9 9 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.90%) Life Science
11 4 (0.90%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.90%) Reinsurance
11 4 (0.90%) Robotics
11 4 (0.90%) Social Network
11 4 (0.90%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.67%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 96 (21.57%) Windows
2 77 (17.30%) Linux
3 51 (11.46%) Unix
4 34 (7.64%) Solaris
5 21 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.57%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.35%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.67%) Android
8 3 (0.67%) CentOS
9 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.22%) AIX
10 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.22%) SUSE
10 1 (0.22%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (40.22%) Software Engineering
2 94 (21.12%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (14.38%) OO
4 50 (11.24%) Mathematics
5 46 (10.34%) Physics
6 43 (9.66%) Project Management
7 36 (8.09%) UML
8 34 (7.64%) SDLC
9 31 (6.97%) Data Analysis
9 31 (6.97%) Scrum
10 30 (6.74%) Configuration Management
10 30 (6.74%) Test Automation
11 28 (6.29%) PRINCE2
12 27 (6.07%) Cybersecurity
12 27 (6.07%) OOP
12 27 (6.07%) Validation
13 24 (5.39%) Regression Testing
14 22 (4.94%) OOD
14 22 (4.94%) Test Strategy
15 21 (4.72%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 170 (38.20%) C++
2 128 (28.76%) C
3 95 (21.35%) Java
4 82 (18.43%) Python
5 76 (17.08%) C#
6 64 (14.38%) Perl
7 42 (9.44%) Ruby
8 31 (6.97%) Ada
9 26 (5.84%) JavaScript
9 26 (5.84%) SQL
10 24 (5.39%) MATLAB
11 22 (4.94%) Embedded C
12 17 (3.82%) R
13 14 (3.15%) Bash Shell
14 13 (2.92%) Assembly Language
14 13 (2.92%) Embedded C++
15 9 (2.02%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.80%) VB
17 7 (1.57%) Fortran
18 6 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 206 (46.29%) Degree
2 80 (17.98%) Security Cleared
3 54 (12.13%) SC Cleared
4 37 (8.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (6.52%) DV Cleared
6 27 (6.07%) ISTQB
7 25 (5.62%) Numerate Degree
8 23 (5.17%) ISEB
9 19 (4.27%) PMI Certification
10 18 (4.04%) PMP
11 16 (3.60%) APMG
12 11 (2.47%) Chartered Engineer
13 9 (2.02%) HND
13 9 (2.02%) Master's Degree
14 8 (1.80%) PhD
15 7 (1.57%) CISSP
15 7 (1.57%) CREST Certified
16 6 (1.35%) CCNA
16 6 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
17 4 (0.90%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (12.58%) QA
2 20 (4.49%) DO-254
3 18 (4.04%) DO-178B
3 18 (4.04%) IEC 61508
3 18 (4.04%) ISO 26262
4 17 (3.82%) MISRA
5 16 (3.60%) Def Stans
6 10 (2.25%) Data Quality
7 6 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (1.35%) MISRA C
7 6 (1.35%) PMO
8 4 (0.90%) ECSS
9 3 (0.67%) NIST 800
10 2 (0.45%) ARP4754
10 2 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.45%) Government Security Classifications
10 2 (0.45%) IEC 62304
10 2 (0.45%) MIL-STD-1553
10 2 (0.45%) SLA
11 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (3.37%) Firmware
2 11 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.80%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.67%) Docker
4 3 (0.67%) Snort
5 2 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.22%) MDaemon
6 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
6 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.35%) Nessus
2 4 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.90%) Nmap
3 3 (0.67%) Puppet
3 3 (0.67%) RSA enVision
4 2 (0.45%) EMC Navisphere
4 2 (0.45%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.22%) Ansible
5 1 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.22%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.22%) Netcool
5 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.22%) SCCM
5 1 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 37 (8.31%) Red Hat
2 23 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.94%) SAP
4 14 (3.15%) VMware
5 9 (2.02%) Cisco
5 9 (2.02%) Cloudera
5 9 (2.02%) Hortonworks
5 9 (2.02%) MapR
5 9 (2.02%) Tableau
6 8 (1.80%) HP
6 8 (1.80%) IBM
7 7 (1.57%) Altera
7 7 (1.57%) MathWorks
8 6 (1.35%) Mentor Graphics
9 5 (1.12%) Actel
9 5 (1.12%) Splunk
10 4 (0.90%) Green Hills
10 4 (0.90%) Oracle
11 3 (0.67%) Progress
11 3 (0.67%) QNX