Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 309 304
Rank change year-on-year +55 -5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 29 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the General category 1.02% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 15
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +25.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,250 £30,800
90th Percentile £87,500 £71,000 £73,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 2,855 3,746 4,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 35.14% 37.49% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,124 2,900 3,331
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,325 £24,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Worcestershire +17 17 £50,000 - 11
Coventry +9 7 £60,000 +36.36% 11
Birmingham +5 2 £62,500 +25.00% 13
Shropshire +4 2 £46,000 -3.16% 3
Warwickshire - 1 £32,500 - 6
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 23 (79.31%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
3 14 (48.28%) UML
4 11 (37.93%) C++
5 9 (31.03%) C#
6 7 (24.14%) Automotive
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
8 5 (17.24%) C
9 4 (13.79%) SAP
10 3 (10.34%) SQL
10 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
10 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
11 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
11 2 (6.90%) Data Privacy
11 2 (6.90%) Line Management
11 2 (6.90%) Coaching
11 2 (6.90%) SAP ERP
11 2 (6.90%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
11 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
11 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
11 2 (6.90%) Avionics
11 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
11 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
11 2 (6.90%) DO-160
11 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
11 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified

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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Windchill
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) ENOVIA
1 2 (6.90%) SAP ERP
1 2 (6.90%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) LabVIEW
1 2 (6.90%) StarTeam
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 7 (24.14%) Automotive
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Avionics
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Military
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Software Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) C# Software Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Software Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Control Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Director
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
3 14 (48.28%) UML
4 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) CAD
5 2 (6.90%) CAE
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Decision-Making
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) FMEA
5 2 (6.90%) Kaizen
5 2 (6.90%) PDM
5 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.90%) PLM
5 2 (6.90%) Power Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) C++
2 9 (31.03%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) C
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified
2 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) MBA
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) DO-160
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) IBM