Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 665 787 801
Rank change year-on-year +122 +14 -26
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 517 433 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.88% 0.59% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 275 321 332
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 58,461 73,280 73,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.82% 42.06% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 44,584 56,724 59,090
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +1.15%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 +124 453 £45,000 -5.26% 424
UK excluding London +132 433 £45,000 - 438
South East +88 218 £47,500 -5.00% 98
South West +16 90 £45,000 -10.00% 114
Midlands +66 58 £46,000 +15.00% 109
London +22 47 £47,500 -6.86% 33
West Midlands +50 38 £55,000 +23.60% 68
East of England +22 21 £40,000 -20.00% 38
East Midlands +29 20 £37,500 -6.25% 41
North of England +33 19 £45,000 +28.57% 35
Yorkshire +50 16 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Scotland +27 14 £36,000 -26.15% 28
Northern Ireland -6 7 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Wales +5 6 £32,500 -21.12% 16
North West +27 3 £45,000 +28.57% 20

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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.

1 218 (42.17%) Degree
2 191 (36.94%) Software Engineering
3 153 (29.59%) Security Cleared
3 153 (29.59%) C++
4 145 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
5 121 (23.40%) SC Cleared
6 112 (21.66%) C#
7 107 (20.70%) C
8 106 (20.50%) Python
9 100 (19.34%) Problem-Solving
10 91 (17.60%) Windows
11 81 (15.67%) Java
11 81 (15.67%) Systems Engineering
12 79 (15.28%) Manufacturing
12 79 (15.28%) Computer Science
13 78 (15.09%) Automotive
13 78 (15.09%) Military
14 76 (14.70%) Linux
14 76 (14.70%) Mathematics
15 70 (13.54%) OO
16 67 (12.96%) JIRA
17 62 (11.99%) JavaScript
18 61 (11.80%) UML
18 61 (11.80%) Microsoft
18 61 (11.80%) Finance
18 61 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
19 59 (11.41%) Git (software)
20 58 (11.22%) Cybersecurity
21 56 (10.83%) Computer Science Degree
22 55 (10.64%) DV Cleared

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 (3.48%) Apache
2 11 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.55%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.55%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (0.97%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.58%) SAS
7 2 (0.39%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.19%) Confluence
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.19%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (4.45%) Autodesk Inventor
2 13 (2.51%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.93%) Simulink
4 8 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (1.16%) Windchill
6 5 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.58%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.58%) SPSS
8 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.19%) Abaqus
9 1 (0.19%) CATIA
9 1 (0.19%) NASTRAN
9 1 (0.19%) OrCAD
9 1 (0.19%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.19%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.19%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 24 (4.64%) SAP GTS
1 24 (4.64%) SAP PS
2 23 (4.45%) SAP CO
2 23 (4.45%) SAP FI
2 23 (4.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 23 (4.45%) SAP HR
2 23 (4.45%) SAP MM
2 23 (4.45%) SAP PM
2 23 (4.45%) SAP R/3
3 7 (1.35%) SAP PLM
4 5 (0.97%) ENOVIA
4 5 (0.97%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.77%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.58%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.58%) Movex
6 3 (0.58%) SAP IBP
6 3 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.58%) SAP SCM
7 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.32%) Office 365
4 9 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.77%) GitHub
6 3 (0.58%) IaaS
6 3 (0.58%) PaaS
6 3 (0.58%) SaaS
7 2 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.77%) DNS
1 35 (6.77%) TCP/IP
2 27 (5.22%) DHCP
3 20 (3.87%) Link 16
3 20 (3.87%) Link 22
3 20 (3.87%) Tactical Data Link
4 16 (3.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (2.90%) Firewall
6 14 (2.71%) Internet
6 14 (2.71%) Sourcefire
7 13 (2.51%) Network Security
8 12 (2.32%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (2.32%) Junos
9 11 (2.13%) VPN
10 10 (1.93%) LAN
10 10 (1.93%) WAN
11 9 (1.74%) Wireless
12 7 (1.35%) HTTP
12 7 (1.35%) IPsec
13 6 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.45%) GIS
3 13 (2.51%) MySQL
4 10 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.16%) Big Data
5 6 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.16%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.16%) Power BI
5 6 (1.16%) SQLite
6 3 (0.58%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.58%) Pentaho
6 3 (0.58%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.39%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 67 (12.96%) JIRA
2 59 (11.41%) Git (software)
3 46 (8.90%) Visual Studio
4 25 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 25 (4.84%) JIRA Agile
5 20 (3.87%) Bitbucket
6 16 (3.09%) Rational DOORS
7 15 (2.90%) Jenkins
8 12 (2.32%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.32%) Selenium
8 12 (2.32%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.74%) Polyspace
9 9 (1.74%) Subversion
9 9 (1.74%) VectorCAST
10 7 (1.35%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (1.16%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.97%) LabVIEW
12 5 (0.97%) Rational Rhapsody
13 4 (0.77%) Eclipse
General
1 79 (15.28%) Manufacturing
2 78 (15.09%) Automotive
2 78 (15.09%) Military
3 61 (11.80%) Finance
4 49 (9.48%) Legal
5 39 (7.54%) Electronics
6 32 (6.19%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.90%) Avionics
8 12 (2.32%) Marketing
9 7 (1.35%) Banking
9 7 (1.35%) Law
9 7 (1.35%) Retail
10 4 (0.77%) Games
11 3 (0.58%) Advertising
11 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Billing
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 153 (29.59%) Software Engineer
2 56 (10.83%) Systems Engineer
3 48 (9.28%) Developer
4 44 (8.51%) Architect
4 44 (8.51%) Consultant
5 34 (6.58%) C++ Software Engineer
6 26 (5.03%) Embedded Engineer
7 25 (4.84%) C# Software Engineer
7 25 (4.84%) Software Developer
8 24 (4.64%) SAP Consultant
8 24 (4.64%) Test Engineer
9 23 (4.45%) Analyst
9 23 (4.45%) Managing Consultant
9 23 (4.45%) SAP PLM Consultant
10 22 (4.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 21 (4.06%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (3.68%) Network Engineer
12 19 (3.68%) SAP PM Consultant
13 17 (3.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (10.25%) Qt
2 51 (9.86%) HTML
3 45 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 45 (8.70%) OpenGL
3 45 (8.70%) Velocity
4 39 (7.54%) .NET
5 38 (7.35%) XML
6 33 (6.38%) HTML5
7 31 (6.00%) AngularJS
7 31 (6.00%) CSS
8 26 (5.03%) React
9 23 (4.45%) BAPI
9 23 (4.45%) IDoc
10 22 (4.26%) jQuery
10 22 (4.26%) Vue.js
11 18 (3.48%) JSON
11 18 (3.48%) Web Services
12 16 (3.09%) .NET Framework
12 16 (3.09%) XSLT
13 15 (2.90%) OpenSceneGraph
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (2.90%) 3D Graphics
3 15 (2.90%) Life Science
4 14 (2.71%) Data Centre
4 14 (2.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 13 (2.51%) Algorithms
6 12 (2.32%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.13%) VHDL
8 9 (1.74%) Cyber Defence
8 9 (1.74%) Fat Client
8 9 (1.74%) Renewable Energy
8 9 (1.74%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.74%) User Experience
9 8 (1.55%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.16%) CCTV
11 5 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 91 (17.60%) Windows
2 76 (14.70%) Linux
3 32 (6.19%) Unix
4 21 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (3.29%) Windows 10
6 15 (2.90%) VxWorks
6 15 (2.90%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.32%) CentOS
7 12 (2.32%) Debian
8 10 (1.93%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.35%) Android
10 7 (1.35%) Robot Operating System
11 5 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.39%) OpenVMS
13 2 (0.39%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (36.94%) Software Engineering
2 145 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (19.34%) Problem-Solving
4 81 (15.67%) Systems Engineering
5 79 (15.28%) Computer Science
6 76 (14.70%) Mathematics
7 70 (13.54%) OO
8 61 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
8 61 (11.80%) UML
9 58 (11.22%) Cybersecurity
10 50 (9.67%) Customer Requirements
11 46 (8.90%) Validation
12 42 (8.12%) Configuration Management
12 42 (8.12%) ITIL
13 36 (6.96%) Test Automation
14 35 (6.77%) Business Development
15 32 (6.19%) CAD
15 32 (6.19%) Physics
15 32 (6.19%) PLM
16 31 (6.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 153 (29.59%) C++
2 112 (21.66%) C#
3 107 (20.70%) C
4 106 (20.50%) Python
5 81 (15.67%) Java
6 62 (11.99%) JavaScript
7 40 (7.74%) SQL
8 30 (5.80%) MATLAB
9 24 (4.64%) Assembly Language
10 20 (3.87%) Lua
11 17 (3.29%) PowerShell
12 16 (3.09%) Objective-C
12 16 (3.09%) Ruby
13 15 (2.90%) Go
14 13 (2.51%) Bash Shell
15 12 (2.32%) Ada
16 11 (2.13%) PHP
17 9 (1.74%) Embedded C
18 8 (1.55%) Groovy
18 8 (1.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 218 (42.17%) Degree
2 153 (29.59%) Security Cleared
3 121 (23.40%) SC Cleared
4 56 (10.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 55 (10.64%) DV Cleared
6 31 (6.00%) Chartered Engineer
7 24 (4.64%) Master's Degree
8 19 (3.68%) ISTQB
9 18 (3.48%) ISEB
9 18 (3.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 16 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (2.71%) MCSE
12 10 (1.93%) VCP6
12 10 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (1.55%) CCNA
15 7 (1.35%) HND
15 7 (1.35%) MCSA
15 7 (1.35%) PhD
16 5 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.96%) QA
2 11 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 10 (1.93%) IEC 61508
3 10 (1.93%) SLA
4 9 (1.74%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.16%) Def Stans
6 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.58%) IEC 62304
6 3 (0.58%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.39%) DICOM
7 2 (0.39%) DO-160
7 2 (0.39%) DO-254
7 2 (0.39%) GDPR
7 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.39%) JTAG
8 1 (0.19%) ARP4754
8 1 (0.19%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.19%) MISRA
8 1 (0.19%) MISRA C
System Software
1 21 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (3.48%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (1.93%) Firmware
5 9 (1.74%) Docker
6 6 (1.16%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.16%) VMware NSX
7 5 (0.97%) BitLocker
7 5 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.39%) vSphere
9 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.19%) IAG
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (3.68%) Puppet
2 14 (2.71%) Nessus
3 12 (2.32%) Nagios
4 9 (1.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 8 (1.55%) SCCM
6 7 (1.35%) SCOM
7 5 (0.97%) Ansible
7 5 (0.97%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.77%) MOM
8 4 (0.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (0.77%) RSA Archer
9 3 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 61 (11.80%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.90%) VMware
3 40 (7.74%) SAP
4 35 (6.77%) Cisco
5 28 (5.42%) Oracle
6 26 (5.03%) Palo Alto
7 22 (4.26%) McAfee
8 20 (3.87%) Atlassian
9 14 (2.71%) ArcSight
9 14 (2.71%) NetScout
9 14 (2.71%) NetWitness
10 12 (2.32%) Brocade
10 12 (2.32%) CheckPoint
10 12 (2.32%) Riverbed
11 10 (1.93%) Red Hat
12 9 (1.74%) EMC
12 9 (1.74%) Splunk
13 6 (1.16%) Citrix
13 6 (1.16%) Xamarin
14 4 (0.77%) IBM