Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 336 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - +315
Permanent jobs citing CAE 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.052% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.059% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
West Midlands median annual salary £37,795 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.01% - -
England median annual salary £42,795 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.73% -13.33% +5.88%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9001 10197 9565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.87% 89.21% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7279 7971 7907
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,700
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

CAE
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CAE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CAE in the West Midlands

CAE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CAE in the West Midlands

CAE
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAE within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Coventry +13 1 - -
Warwickshire -4 1 £35,000 +3.70%
Birmingham - 1 - -
CAE
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CAE.

1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) CAD
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) CATIA
3 1 (25.00%) PLM
3 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Simulink
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Mechatronics
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Abaqus
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Kinematics
3 1 (25.00%) CANoe
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery

CAE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Abaqus
1 1 (25.00%) CATIA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CANoe
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CAD
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Mechatronics
2 1 (25.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft