The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 226 209
Rank change year-on-year +13 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 9 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.74% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 8
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - -1.16%  

Aerospace is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1815 2289 1815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 36.23% 36.75% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1467 1738 1472
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Aerospace as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Aerospace in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Aerospace in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Aerospace in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Aerospace in the West Midlands

Aerospace
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 4 £65,000 -
Worcestershire -6 3 £20,500 -51.76%
Birmingham +10 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Warwickshire - 1 £37,500 -
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
2 7 (38.89%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) ERP
4 5 (27.78%) Automotive
5 3 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (16.67%) C
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (5.56%) Office 365
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (5.56%) Renesas
7 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.56%) ISO26262
7 1 (5.56%) Presales

Aerospace
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
1 1 (5.56%) Simulink
1 1 (5.56%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (5.56%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Head of Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Head of IT
4 2 (11.11%) Head of Procurement
5 1 (5.56%) IT Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.56%) CAD
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
3 1 (5.56%) Presales
3 1 (5.56%) Prototyping
3 1 (5.56%) Release Management
3 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
3 1 (5.56%) SDLC
3 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) SysML
3 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) C
4 3 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO26262
1 1 (5.56%) MISRA
1 1 (5.56%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Green Hills
2 1 (5.56%) QNX
2 1 (5.56%) Renesas