Period
to 18 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Avionics over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Avionics
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1015 1173 1166
Rank change year-on-year +158 -7 +91
Permanent jobs citing Avionics 60 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.022% 0.028%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.052% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 30
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.70% +32.14%
10th Percentile £36,660 £27,325 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +18.75% +17.65%

Avionics 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 54,952 72,474 75,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.88% 41.50% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 41,297 55,876 57,965
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.65% -

Avionics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Avionics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Avionics in the UK

Avionics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Avionics.

Salary trend for Avionics in the UK

Avionics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Avionics over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Avionics in the UK

Avionics
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Avionics within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 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
UK excluding London +97 60 £47,500 - 56
England +129 59 £47,500 - 51
South East +51 36 £50,000 - 29
South West +17 12 £45,000 -5.26% 10
East of England - 6 £42,500 - 7
North West - 5 £36,660 - 2
North of England - 5 £36,660 - 3
Midlands +42 1 £46,000 - 2
Wales +12 1 - - 3
West Midlands - 1 £46,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT jobs citing Avionics 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 Avionics.

1 32 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 30 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 29 (48.33%) C
4 26 (43.33%) C++
5 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (35.00%) Military
7 20 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
8 19 (31.67%) Security Cleared
9 18 (30.00%) Java
9 18 (30.00%) C#
10 16 (26.67%) Degree
11 15 (25.00%) SDLC
11 15 (25.00%) Ada
12 14 (23.33%) MATLAB
12 14 (23.33%) Assembly Language
13 13 (21.67%) Validation
13 13 (21.67%) Python
13 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
13 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (21.67%) Cloud Computing
14 12 (20.00%) Line Management
15 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
16 10 (16.67%) Wireless
16 10 (16.67%) Subversion
16 10 (16.67%) QA
16 10 (16.67%) Polyspace
17 9 (15.00%) IEC 61508
17 9 (15.00%) VectorCAST
18 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement

Avionics
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 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Simulink
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Wireless
2 6 (10.00%) SMS
3 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.67%) Broadband
4 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) LAN
4 1 (1.67%) Network Security
4 1 (1.67%) RS-232
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Polyspace
1 10 (16.67%) Subversion
2 9 (15.00%) VectorCAST
3 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.00%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.67%) GitLab
5 1 (1.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.67%) Rational Quality Manager
5 1 (1.67%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (1.67%) StarTeam
General
1 30 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 21 (35.00%) Military
3 5 (8.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Software Manager
5 7 (11.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Ada Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) SPARK Ada Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Test Manager
7 5 (8.33%) Software Test Manager
8 4 (6.67%) QA Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Software Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Software QA Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Software Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Virtual Team
3 5 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.33%) VHDL
4 4 (6.67%) Verilog
5 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Debian
3 1 (1.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (25.00%) SDLC
5 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
5 13 (21.67%) Validation
6 12 (20.00%) Line Management
7 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
8 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
9 6 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
9 6 (10.00%) Functional Testing
9 6 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
10 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
11 4 (6.67%) Actionable Insight
11 4 (6.67%) Requirements Management
11 4 (6.67%) SysML
11 4 (6.67%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) C
2 26 (43.33%) C++
3 18 (30.00%) C#
3 18 (30.00%) Java
4 15 (25.00%) Ada
5 14 (23.33%) Assembly Language
5 14 (23.33%) MATLAB
6 13 (21.67%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) Ada 83
7 1 (1.67%) Ada 95
7 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
1 19 (31.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (26.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (1.67%) HND
3 1 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) QA
2 9 (15.00%) IEC 61508
3 6 (10.00%) COSHH
4 4 (6.67%) ARP4754
4 4 (6.67%) ARP4761
4 4 (6.67%) DO-178B
4 4 (6.67%) DO-254
5 1 (1.67%) MIL-STD-1553
5 1 (1.67%) MISRA
5 1 (1.67%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) MathWorks
2 1 (1.67%) IBM
2 1 (1.67%) Sparx