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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE)
Rank 887 886 857
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Permanent jobs citing CAE 6 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.018% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.022% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 14
Average salary £34,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.25% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.24%

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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 6 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 28 August 2015. 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 -13 4 £34,000 -12.25% 1
St Helens - 4 £34,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £34,000 -
North West - 4 £34,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £31,500 -
Scotland - 2 £31,500 -

CAE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) Electronics
1 8 (61.54%) VHDL
1 8 (61.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Xilinx
2 5 (38.46%) CAD
3 4 (30.77%) EMC
3 4 (30.77%) Firmware
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (23.08%) Finite Element Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) OpenMP
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (15.38%) WebGL
5 2 (15.38%) Physics
5 2 (15.38%) GPGPU
5 2 (15.38%) Parallel Computing
6 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Image Processing
6 1 (7.69%) Altera
6 1 (7.69%) Mentor Graphics

CAE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (7.69%) PTC Creo
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 8 (61.54%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Hardware Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Design Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) FPGA Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Mechanical Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) OpenMP
1 2 (15.38%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) VHDL
1 8 (61.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (30.77%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (15.38%) Physics
3 2 (15.38%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) CAD
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Finite Element Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Parallel Computing
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Tcl
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Xilinx
2 4 (30.77%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (7.69%) Altera
Newbury, Berkshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago