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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 901 965
Rank change year-on-year +68 +64  
Permanent jobs citing CAE 39 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.024% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.027% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 4
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,100 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £39,750 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.33% -25.00%  

CAE 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79039 86328 97439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63711 72121 79644
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

CAE
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CAE in the UK

CAE
Top 17 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 39 £35,000 - 6
East of England +22 17 £34,000 +23.63% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 17 £34,000 +23.63% 1
Cambridge +2 17 £34,000 +23.63% 1
London +26 12 £35,000 - 1
West End of London +9 12 £35,000 - 1
South East +59 6 £38,212 +36.46% 1
West Midlands +8 3 £40,591 +8.24% 3
Kent - 2 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £38,212 - 1
West Sussex +6 1 £30,000 +7.14%
South West +4 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
Dartford - 1 £52,500 -
Bath - 1 £40,000 -
Horsham - 1 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing CAE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CAE.

1 56 (90.32%) Degree
2 50 (80.65%) Software Engineering
3 45 (72.58%) Mathematics
3 45 (72.58%) Algorithms
4 44 (70.97%) C++
4 44 (70.97%) Linux
5 42 (67.74%) Computer Science
6 41 (66.13%) Java
7 40 (64.52%) C#
7 40 (64.52%) Python
7 40 (64.52%) Windows
8 35 (56.45%) Physics
9 33 (53.23%) Numerate Degree
10 28 (45.16%) Fortran
11 27 (43.55%) CAD
12 26 (41.94%) OO
13 23 (37.10%) 3D Printing
14 21 (33.87%) OpenGL
15 19 (30.65%) 3D Graphics
15 19 (30.65%) Games
15 19 (30.65%) PhD
15 19 (30.65%) OOD
15 19 (30.65%) MFC
15 19 (30.65%) OOP
15 19 (30.65%) STL
15 19 (30.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 19 (30.65%) Qt
16 18 (29.03%) 3D Modelling
17 16 (25.81%) Apache Axis
17 16 (25.81%) Content Writing

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 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (8.06%) PTC Creo
2 3 (4.84%) AutoCAD
3 2 (3.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (30.65%) Games
2 8 (12.90%) Automotive
3 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.45%) Aerospace
5 3 (4.84%) Electronics
6 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (80.65%) Software Engineer
2 44 (70.97%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) C Developer
3 16 (25.81%) C Software Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) C/C++ Developer
3 16 (25.81%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 16 (25.81%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) C++ Developer
3 16 (25.81%) C++ Software Developer
3 16 (25.81%) Developer
3 16 (25.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) Software Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Graduate
4 14 (22.58%) Graduate C C++ Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Graduate C Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (22.58%) Graduate Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Graduate Software Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) OpenGL
2 19 (30.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 19 (30.65%) MFC
2 19 (30.65%) Qt
2 19 (30.65%) STL
3 16 (25.81%) Apache Axis
4 8 (12.90%) .NET
5 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
5 7 (11.29%) ATL
5 7 (11.29%) COM
6 6 (9.68%) HTML
6 6 (9.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (72.58%) Algorithms
2 42 (67.74%) Computer Science
3 23 (37.10%) 3D Printing
4 19 (30.65%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (11.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.61%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 44 (70.97%) Linux
2 40 (64.52%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (80.65%) Software Engineering
2 45 (72.58%) Mathematics
3 35 (56.45%) Physics
4 27 (43.55%) CAD
5 26 (41.94%) OO
6 19 (30.65%) OOD
6 19 (30.65%) OOP
7 18 (29.03%) 3D Modelling
8 16 (25.81%) Content Writing
9 13 (20.97%) Finite Element Analysis
10 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.06%) Document Management
12 3 (4.84%) PDM
12 3 (4.84%) PLM
13 2 (3.23%) Change Control
13 2 (3.23%) Presales
13 2 (3.23%) Prototyping
13 2 (3.23%) Resource Allocation
14 1 (1.61%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
Programming Languages
1 44 (70.97%) C++
2 41 (66.13%) Java
3 40 (64.52%) C#
3 40 (64.52%) Python
4 28 (45.16%) Fortran
5 16 (25.81%) C
6 6 (9.68%) MATLAB
6 6 (9.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (90.32%) Degree
2 33 (53.23%) Numerate Degree
3 19 (30.65%) PhD
4 7 (11.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (11.29%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) ANSYS
2 3 (4.84%) PTC
3 1 (1.61%) EMC
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 36,500 - 46,500
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Posted: 13 days ago