Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
England > West Midlands
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 294 302
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 -25
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 23 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.63% 0.47% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 28
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,150 £19,250 £31,075
90th Percentile £54,125 £69,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% -4.44%

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 3,658 3,605 4,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.97% 37.35% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,792 2,868 3,360
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -2 12 £41,500 -44.67% 10
Warwickshire +3 3 £45,000 +20.00% 26
Worcestershire +27 2 - - 4
Birmingham -14 2 £48,750 +71.05% 13
Staffordshire - 2 £32,000 - 3
Wolverhampton - 1 £55,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £47,500 - 4
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 (78.26%) Automotive
2 12 (52.17%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 8 (34.78%) Electronics
4 8 (34.78%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) C++
5 7 (30.43%) C
6 6 (26.09%) Simulink
6 6 (26.09%) Python
6 6 (26.09%) Validation
7 4 (17.39%) C#
7 4 (17.39%) JIRA
8 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) People Management
8 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
8 3 (13.04%) SDLC
8 3 (13.04%) Infotainment
8 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
8 3 (13.04%) MathWorks
8 3 (13.04%) Subversion
9 2 (8.70%) MKS
9 2 (8.70%) Document Management
9 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
9 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
9 2 (8.70%) Finance
9 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
9 2 (8.70%) Embedded C

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 6 (26.09%) Simulink
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.70%) Redmine
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) StarTeam
General
1 18 (78.26%) Automotive
2 8 (34.78%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Avionics
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Design Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) IT Sales Executive
4 1 (4.35%) Network Intrusion Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Verification Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Core
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.04%) Infotainment
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) Validation
3 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
3 3 (13.04%) People Management
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) CAD
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) Document Management
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.70%) QMS
4 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
5 1 (4.35%) B2B
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C
1 7 (30.43%) C++
2 6 (26.09%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Fortran
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) MathWorks
2 2 (8.70%) MKS
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Xamarin