Period
to 23 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 312 312
Rank change year-on-year +35 0 -17
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 15 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.59% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 14
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -10.16% +3.89%
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,375 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £67,500 £76,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 3,151 3,758 4,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 36.36% 37.67% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,353 2,957 3,437
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -1.23% -4.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £69,650 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 October 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 October 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 -3 6 £41,750 +4.38% 6
Birmingham +4 5 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Shropshire - 2 £46,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £32,500 - 4
Worcestershire - 1 £50,000 - 6
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 9 (60.00%) Automotive
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) C
3 5 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (20.00%) Data Privacy
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Military
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Subversion
6 2 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (13.33%) LabVIEW
6 2 (13.33%) MBA
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Electronics
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management

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 1 (6.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) FlexRay
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Power BI
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) LabVIEW
1 2 (13.33%) StarTeam
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) CANoe
General
1 9 (60.00%) Automotive
2 3 (20.00%) Military
3 2 (13.33%) Avionics
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Control Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Software Integration Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Field Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Electrical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Electrical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Core
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) SCADA
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Coaching
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Decision-Making
3 2 (13.33%) FMEA
3 2 (13.33%) Kaizen
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) Power Management
3 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C
2 5 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) DO-160
2 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Xamarin