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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE)
Rank 889 870 856
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Permanent jobs citing CAE 3 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.023% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.028% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 26
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
89386 92046 87078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 82.22% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 72431 73738 71774
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 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
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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 -11 3 £45,000 +12.50% 3
London +25 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Manchester +9 1 £40,000 -
North West +9 1 £40,000 - 1
South East -8 1 £50,000 -0.99%
Kent - 1 £50,000 -

CAE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (68.42%) CAD
2 10 (52.63%) Manufacturing
3 8 (42.11%) PLM
3 8 (42.11%) Automotive
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
4 7 (36.84%) SAP
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 5 (26.32%) C++
6 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
7 4 (21.05%) MS Project
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
8 3 (15.79%) Physics
8 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
8 3 (15.79%) Electronics
8 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
8 3 (15.79%) VHDL
8 3 (15.79%) PMP
8 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
8 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
8 3 (15.79%) Project Management
8 3 (15.79%) OO

CAE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Project
3 1 (5.26%) Simulink
3 1 (5.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP PLM
General
1 10 (52.63%) Manufacturing
2 8 (42.11%) Automotive
3 3 (15.79%) Electronics
3 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior C Developer
5 1 (5.26%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) GUI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) CAD Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3D Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) MFC
1 2 (10.53%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.79%) VHDL
2 3 (15.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.79%) Physics
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) CAD
2 8 (42.11%) PLM
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
5 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (10.53%) Finite Element Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) PDM
7 1 (5.26%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (15.79%) PMP
3 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
4 2 (10.53%) PhD
5 1 (5.26%) HNC
5 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
2 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) Mentor Graphics
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