The table below looks at the statistics for CAE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE)
Rank 878 857 872
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs citing CAE 21 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.015% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.019% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 11
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93904 84659 90979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.68% 79.59% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74903 69182 77129
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CAE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CAE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CAE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CAE within the UK.

CAE Salary Trend in the UK

CAE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

CAE Salary Histogram in the UK

CAE
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAE within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -30 21 £38,750 +3.33% 5
West Midlands - 7 £42,500 - 1
Coventry - 7 £42,500 - 1
London +3 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Nottingham - 4 £28,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £28,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £28,500 -
Surrey -5 3 £55,000 -
South East -25 3 £55,000 +33.33%
South West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £23,000 - 3
South Yorkshire - 1 £23,000 - 3
Sheffield - 1 £23,000 - 2
Weymouth - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -

CAE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CAE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CAE.

1 21 (52.50%) Degree
2 16 (40.00%) Automotive
3 13 (32.50%) Project Management
4 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.00%) C++
4 10 (25.00%) SAP
5 9 (22.50%) OO
6 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
7 7 (17.50%) Information Management
7 7 (17.50%) CAD
7 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
8 6 (15.00%) Physics
8 6 (15.00%) Linux
8 6 (15.00%) C
8 6 (15.00%) C#
8 6 (15.00%) Aerospace
9 5 (12.50%) Java
9 5 (12.50%) Windows
10 4 (10.00%) Smalltalk
10 4 (10.00%) OOP
10 4 (10.00%) Python
11 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
11 3 (7.50%) 3D Visualisation
11 3 (7.50%) PLM
11 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
11 3 (7.50%) SQL
11 3 (7.50%) MS Office
12 2 (5.00%) Microsoft

CAE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CAE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CAE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.50%) SAP PLM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
1 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 16 (40.00%) Automotive
2 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (15.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Graduate
4 4 (10.00%) GUI Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Graduate Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior
6 2 (5.00%) Programmer
6 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) IT Director
7 1 (2.50%) Mechanical Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Physics
3 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Project Management
2 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (22.50%) OO
4 7 (17.50%) CAD
4 7 (17.50%) Information Management
5 4 (10.00%) OOP
6 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.50%) 3D Visualisation
6 3 (7.50%) PLM
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) TDD
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (2.50%) ERP
8 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) C++
2 6 (15.00%) C
2 6 (15.00%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) Python
4 4 (10.00%) Smalltalk
5 3 (7.50%) SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
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