Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Aerospace
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 274 290
Rank change year-on-year +66 +16 +25
Permanent jobs citing Aerospace 82 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.05% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the General category 3.13% 0.70% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 18
West Midlands median annual salary £56,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.52% +20.00% -17.65%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £53,500 £64,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +16.05% -5.81%

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 2,618 3,556 3,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 33.44% 37.97% 37.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,899 2,686 2,877
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,700 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 +30 57 £72,500 - 5
Coventry +28 13 £55,000 +32.53% 2
Shropshire -3 8 £58,000 +22.11% 2
Birmingham +27 2 £65,000 +62.50% 6
Willenhall - 1 - -
Aerospace
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 49 (59.76%) Problem-Solving
2 42 (51.22%) Security Cleared
3 34 (41.46%) Degree
4 29 (35.37%) DV Cleared
5 28 (34.15%) SC Cleared
6 26 (31.71%) Software Engineering
7 23 (28.05%) C
8 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (18.29%) Automotive
10 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
11 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
11 14 (17.07%) Network Security
12 13 (15.85%) Mathematics
12 13 (15.85%) C++
12 13 (15.85%) Bash Shell
13 12 (14.63%) Subversion
13 12 (14.63%) JIRA
14 11 (13.41%) C#
14 11 (13.41%) Windows
14 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (13.41%) Firewall
15 10 (12.20%) ITSM
15 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
15 10 (12.20%) McAfee
15 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
15 10 (12.20%) UML
15 10 (12.20%) Web Services

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 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.32%) Apache
3 5 (6.10%) Apache Solr
3 5 (6.10%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Simulink
2 1 (1.22%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (1.22%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) ENOVIA
1 1 (1.22%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.22%) SAP GTS
1 1 (1.22%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP PP
1 1 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (1.22%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.22%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.20%) Azure Stack
2 10 (12.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.07%) Network Security
2 11 (13.41%) Firewall
3 10 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.22%) DNS
5 1 (1.22%) FlexRay
5 1 (1.22%) HTTP
5 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) Big Data
3 5 (6.10%) Apache Accumulo
3 5 (6.10%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (6.10%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.10%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (6.10%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.10%) Neo4j
3 5 (6.10%) OrientDB
4 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) JIRA
1 12 (14.63%) Subversion
2 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.32%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.88%) Redmine
5 2 (2.44%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.22%) StarTeam
General
1 15 (18.29%) Automotive
2 7 (8.54%) Electronics
3 3 (3.66%) Military
4 1 (1.22%) Avionics
4 1 (1.22%) Billing
4 1 (1.22%) Finance
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Software Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) Wintel Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.98%) Architect
3 9 (10.98%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (8.54%) C# Software Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Integration Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Integration Specialist
5 6 (7.32%) Consultant
5 6 (7.32%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Junior
6 5 (6.10%) Penetration Tester
6 5 (6.10%) Tester
7 4 (4.88%) Software Verification Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) Web Services
2 5 (6.10%) Kafka
2 5 (6.10%) ZeroMQ
3 4 (4.88%) Flash
3 4 (4.88%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (2.44%) .NET
5 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (12.20%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.10%) Driving Licence
4 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.44%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.22%) ASIC
7 1 (1.22%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.22%) FMCG
7 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.22%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Windows
2 10 (12.20%) Windows Server
2 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (8.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (31.71%) Software Engineering
3 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.85%) Mathematics
5 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.20%) Data Loss Prevention
6 10 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (12.20%) ITIL
6 10 (12.20%) ITIL V3
6 10 (12.20%) ITSM
6 10 (12.20%) Network Virtualisation
6 10 (12.20%) Service Delivery
6 10 (12.20%) Service Management
6 10 (12.20%) Systems Engineering
6 10 (12.20%) Threat Detection
6 10 (12.20%) UML
7 9 (10.98%) Business Development
7 9 (10.98%) Data Analytics
7 9 (10.98%) DevOps
7 9 (10.98%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.05%) C
2 13 (15.85%) Bash Shell
2 13 (15.85%) C++
3 11 (13.41%) C#
4 10 (12.20%) PowerShell
5 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.76%) Perl
6 5 (6.10%) Java
6 5 (6.10%) Python
6 5 (6.10%) Scala
7 2 (2.44%) SQL
8 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 42 (51.22%) Security Cleared
2 34 (41.46%) Degree
3 29 (35.37%) DV Cleared
4 28 (34.15%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.10%) CREST Certified
6 4 (4.88%) PhD
6 4 (4.88%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.22%) GCFA
7 1 (1.22%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) IEC 62304
1 8 (9.76%) QA
2 6 (7.32%) ISO 26262
3 5 (6.10%) MISRA
4 4 (4.88%) JTAG
5 1 (1.22%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
1 10 (12.20%) BitLocker
1 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
1 10 (12.20%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (6.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (6.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) SCCM
1 10 (12.20%) SCOM
1 10 (12.20%) SCVMM
2 5 (6.10%) Ansible
2 5 (6.10%) Puppet
2 5 (6.10%) Salt
3 1 (1.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) McAfee
3 6 (7.32%) IBM
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle
4 4 (4.88%) MKS
5 2 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (1.22%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.22%) EMC
6 1 (1.22%) hybris