The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
England / South West
Rank - 252 245
Permanent jobs citing Finite Element Analysis 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.017% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.019% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -25.00%  

Finite Element Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4529 5216 5253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.17% 88.75% 87.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 4256 4369
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,112 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Finite Element Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Finite Element Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Finite Element Analysis in the South West

Finite Element Analysis
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Finite Element Analysis in the South West

Finite Element Analysis
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Finite Element Analysis.

1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF

Finite Element Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework