Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Finite Element Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finite Element Analysis over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1115 1164 1251
Rank change year-on-year +49 +87 +17
Permanent jobs citing Finite Element Analysis 44 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.013% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 49 13 13
England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -36.36%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,650
90th Percentile £43,350 £50,500 £99,500
UK median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.94% -37.27%

Finite Element Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150826 160156 182795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.37% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119888 134356 152138
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Finite Element Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Finite Element Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Finite Element Analysis in England

Finite Element Analysis
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finite Element Analysis in England.

Salary trend for Finite Element Analysis in England

Finite Element Analysis
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finite Element Analysis in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finite Element Analysis in England

Finite Element Analysis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finite Element Analysis within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
South East +48 14 £38,212 +9.18% 1
East of England - 13 £32,500 - 2
Midlands +25 7 £40,000 +10.34% 1
North of England +10 6 £41,000 +17.14% 2
East Midlands +45 5 £41,250 -25.00%
Yorkshire +35 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
London -5 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Midlands +11 2 £30,750 -12.14% 1
South West - 2 £30,000 -
North West - 1 £32,500 -
Finite Element Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Finite Element Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Finite Element Analysis.

1 24 (54.55%) Degree
2 19 (43.18%) CAD
2 19 (43.18%) Physics
3 18 (40.91%) PhD
4 16 (36.36%) C++
4 16 (36.36%) MATLAB
4 16 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 15 (34.09%) Algorithms
6 14 (31.82%) Signal Processing
7 13 (29.55%) ANSYS
7 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
8 12 (27.27%) Data Analysis
8 12 (27.27%) LabVIEW
8 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 12 (27.27%) Machine Learning
8 12 (27.27%) Data Acquisition
9 11 (25.00%) AutoCAD
9 11 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
10 10 (22.73%) Manufacturing
11 9 (20.45%) CAE
12 8 (18.18%) Document Management
12 8 (18.18%) PLM
12 8 (18.18%) PDM
12 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (18.18%) 3D Printing
13 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
14 6 (13.64%) HNC
15 5 (11.36%) PTC
15 5 (11.36%) HND
15 5 (11.36%) Windows

Finite Element Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 11 (25.00%) AutoCAD
1 11 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (11.36%) PTC Creo
4 3 (6.82%) Abaqus
5 2 (4.55%) Simulink
6 1 (2.27%) Autodesk Inventor
6 1 (2.27%) CATIA
6 1 (2.27%) NASTRAN
6 1 (2.27%) Siemens NX
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 10 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 4 (9.09%) Automotive
4 3 (6.82%) Finance
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) MATLAB Engineer
1 12 (27.27%) Process Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Design Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Mechanical Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Administrator
3 6 (13.64%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Assistant Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) CAD Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) CAD Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.27%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (2.27%) CAD Technician
7 1 (2.27%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) MFC
1 1 (2.27%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Algorithms
2 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
3 8 (18.18%) 3D Printing
4 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
1 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) CAD
1 19 (43.18%) Physics
2 16 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 14 (31.82%) Signal Processing
4 12 (27.27%) Data Acquisition
4 12 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 12 (27.27%) Machine Learning
5 9 (20.45%) CAE
6 8 (18.18%) Document Management
6 8 (18.18%) PDM
6 8 (18.18%) PLM
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (4.55%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
9 2 (4.55%) Market Research
10 1 (2.27%) Feasibility Study
10 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing Engineering
10 1 (2.27%) Prototyping
10 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.27%) Stress Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) C++
1 16 (36.36%) MATLAB
2 2 (4.55%) Fortran
2 2 (4.55%) Python
2 2 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (2.27%) C
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) Delphi
3 1 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Degree
2 18 (40.91%) PhD
3 6 (13.64%) HNC
4 5 (11.36%) HND
5 2 (4.55%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO 13485
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) ANSYS
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) PTC
4 1 (2.27%) Autodesk