Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 334 316
Rank change year-on-year +11 -18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finite Element Analysis 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.070% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.078% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
West Midlands median annual salary £30,750 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.14% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,725 £26,250 £26,925
90th Percentile £33,175 £42,000 £40,975
England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -36.36%

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 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 8911 10210 9576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.90% 89.18% 87.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7215 7983 7897
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%

Finite Element Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Finite Element Analysis in the West Midlands

Finite Element Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Finite Element Analysis in the West Midlands

Finite Element Analysis
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 Finite Element Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 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
Birmingham +21 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Coventry - 1 £31,500 - 1
Finite Element Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Finite Element Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (50.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (50.00%) CAD

Finite Element Analysis
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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (50.00%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Autodesk