Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CAE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CAE over the 6 months to 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE)
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1103 1157 1131
Rank change year-on-year +54 -26 +149
Permanent jobs citing CAE 10 45 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.026% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.028% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 8 44 58
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,950 £57,500 £46,003
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +32.35% -9.33%

CAE 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 132,747 160,018 158,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.02% 91.96% 91.75%
Number of salaries quoted 104,195 128,485 129,503
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

CAE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CAE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CAE in the UK

CAE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CAE in the UK

CAE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CAE over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Salary histogram for CAE in the UK

CAE
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAE within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 2019. 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
UK excluding London +30 9 £35,000 -22.22% 4
England +59 7 £45,000 - 4
East of England +75 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North of England +20 2 £51,000 +23.64% 1
Scotland - 2 £27,500 -
West Midlands +32 1 £35,000 -7.28%
Midlands +30 1 £35,000 +7.69%
North East - 1 - -
North West - 1 £51,000 - 1
South West - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, IT jobs citing CAE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for CAE.

1 7 (70.00%) CAD
2 5 (50.00%) Automotive
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) CATIA
4 3 (30.00%) PDM
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Alias
5 2 (20.00%) Teamcenter
5 2 (20.00%) PLM
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Business Development
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Physics
5 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Parallel Computing
5 2 (20.00%) OpenMP
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Havok

CAE
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (30.00%) CATIA
2 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (50.00%) Automotive
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) CAD Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) CAD Support
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Havok
1 2 (20.00%) OpenMP
2 1 (10.00%) JavaFX
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) CAD
2 4 (40.00%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
2 4 (40.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) PDM
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Business Development
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Parallel Computing
4 2 (20.00%) Physics
4 2 (20.00%) PLM
4 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HNC
2 1 (10.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Alias
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle