Period
to 23 July 2018

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 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 296 323
Rank change year-on-year +22 +27 -35
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 20 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.64% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 32
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.10% -8.82% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,375 £19,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £54,125 £64,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,560 3,765 4,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.46% 37.51% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,722 3,024 3,585
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% -4.71%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Aerospace
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Aerospace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 23 July 2018.

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 6 months to 23 July 2018. 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
Coventry +1 12 £41,500 -20.95% 5
Birmingham -1 5 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Warwickshire +25 2 £45,000 +20.00% 22
Wolverhampton - 1 £55,000 - 1
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 18 (90.00%) Automotive
2 8 (40.00%) Electronics
2 8 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (35.00%) Simulink
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Validation
5 5 (25.00%) C
6 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) C#
7 3 (15.00%) C++
7 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (15.00%) Firmware
7 3 (15.00%) CAD
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (10.00%) Military
8 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
8 2 (10.00%) .NET Core
8 2 (10.00%) Infotainment
8 2 (10.00%) MathWorks
8 2 (10.00%) Python
8 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (10.00%) .NET
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.00%) SAP
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
8 2 (10.00%) Data Privacy

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:

Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Simulink
2 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) FlexRay
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) CANoe
1 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 18 (90.00%) Automotive
2 8 (40.00%) Electronics
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.00%) Military
5 1 (5.00%) Finance
5 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.00%) Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Control Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Electrical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Field Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Electrical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Electrical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Infotainment
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) SCADA
3 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Validation
3 3 (15.00%) CAD
4 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (5.00%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
5 1 (5.00%) Mechatronics
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) PLM
5 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) MathWorks
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
1 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.00%) EMC