Simulation Software Market

Simulation Software Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report

Simulation Software Market Size Share Companies & Trends Analysis Report By Component (Software {Finite Element Analysis, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Electromagnetic Waves}, Services {Design And Consulting, Support And Maintenance}) By Deployment (Cloud, On-Premises), By Application (ELearning And Training, R&D), By End-User (Automobile, Aerospace And Defense, Electrical And Electronics, Industrial Manufacturing, Healthcare, Education And Research), Based On Region And Segment Forecasts 2022 - 2028

Report ID : BMRC 1490
Number of pages : 300
Published Date : Nov 2022
Category : Technology And Media
Delivery Timeline : 48 hrs

Simulation Software Market is valued at USD 11.52 Billion in 2020 and expected to reach USD 26.93 Billion by 2027 with a CAGR of 12.9% over the forecast period.

Increasing simulation in various government or private organizations & growing developing economies are some of the major factors anticipated to drive the growth of Global Simulation Software Market.

Scope of Global Simulation Software Market Report:

Simulation Software is used to imitate the real world system & processes over time by computer package. It helps virtually in understanding the working of a system in the real world and eliminates the chances of fault, breakdown before entering the manufacturing facility. It saves energy consumption & resources, in order to achieve accuracy, precision by eliminating hit & trial method and the perfect product is obtained through smooth, fast operation in limited resources. The simulation can vary the operation condition of product to investigate the outcome, behavior study by slowing down simulation to eliminate critical situation without any danger at low expenditure. The simulation is very helpful in developing new things such as different car models, mobile, etc to make thing better than before or as desired by customers which was not possible few years back like Ambassador car, Royal Enfield had limited model due to traditional methods. The simulation software is a growing market due to increased complexity of product, processes, and increased demand to give more in limited resources, etc. The simulation has started in 1950’s and has evolved with growing industrialization but the software used today are easy to operate, fast & can perform complex operation at ease.   


During Covid-19 pandemic, the governments imposed movement restriction have affected the world but simulation software market is not much affected due as it is an niche market i.e. limited to industrial & learning purpose but the maintenance service provided by are reduced due to closed manufacturing or limited on online solutions. The changing marketing environment & rising developing economies will help in growth of global simulation software market.


Report Analysis Details
Historical data 2018 - 2021
Forecast Period 2022 - 2028
Market Size in 2020: USD 11.52 Billion 
Base year considered 2021
Forecast Period CAGR %: 12.90 %
Market Size Expected in 2027: USD 26.93 Billion 
Tables, Charts & Figures: 175
Pages 200
Key Players/Companies Altair Engineering, ANSYS, Autodesk, Bentley Systems, CPFD Software, Cybernet Systems, Dassault Systems, Design Simulation Technologies, Hexagon (MSC Software Corporation), MathWorks, PTC, Siemens PLM Software, Rockwell Automation, Schneider Electric, Synopsys, The AnyLogic Company and others
Segments Covered By End-User, By Application, By Deployment, By Component
Regional Analysis North America, U.S., Mexico, Canada, Europe, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Asia Pacific, China, Japan, India, Southeast Asia, South America, Brazil, Argentina, Columbia, The Middle East and Africa, GCC, Africa, Rest of the Middle East and Africa


Global simulation software market report is segmented on the basis of component, deployment, application, end-user and region & country level. Based upon component, global simulation software market is classified into solutions which is further divided into finite element analysis, computational fluid dynamics & electromagnetic waves and services which is further divided into design & consulting and support & maintenance. Based upon deployment, the market is divided into on-premise and cloud based. Based upon application, global simulation software market is divided into e-learning & training and R&D. Based upon end user, the market is divided into automobile, aerospace & defense, electrical and electronics, industrial manufacturing, healthcare, education & research and others.

Global Simulation Software Market Segmentation:

By Component:

  • Software
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Services
  • Design and Consulting
  • Support and Maintenance

By Deployment:

  • Cloud
  • On-premises

By Application:

  • eLearning and Training
  • R&D

By End-User:

  • Automobile
  • Aerospace and Defense
  • Electrical and Electronics
  • Industrial Manufacturing
  • Healthcare
  • Education and Research
  • Others

Simulation Software Market Key Players:

  • Altair Engineering 
  • ANSYS 
  • Autodesk 
  • Bentley Systems 
  • CPFD Software 
  • Cybernet Systems 
  • Dassault Systems 
  • Design Simulation Technologies 
  • Hexagon (MSC Software Corporation) 
  • MathWorks 
  • PTC 
  • Siemens PLM Software 
  • Rockwell Automation 
  • Schneider Electric 
  • Synopsys 
  • The AnyLogic Company
  • Others

News: Alstair Engineering’s 2021 Simulation Software Update Brings Accuracy, Speed with 5G Support.

February 21st 2021; Alstair, provider of solutions & software in simulation, artificial intelligence & high performance computing announced 2021 update for its simulation software. It enables engineers to develop smart, connected devices to bring together logical, thermal physical, electrical & mechanical design. The update includes improves simulation with optimized wireless connectivity such as 5G, capability for PCB fabrication, assembly & testing, automatic analysis of structural stress, etc.

Increasing Adoption of Simulation in Various Private & Governmental Organizations is One of the Major Factors Driving the Market Growth

The major factor driving the growth of global simulation software market is the increased demand of simulation in various organizations. The growing human evolution has resulted in demand of more complex product to do complex tasks such as missile, space craft, automotive; etc which carry a lot of cost & resources need to achieve perfection & reduced perfection hence demand for simulation software is going to rise. In addition, growing awareness in developing economies regarding the benefits simulation in various industries for accurate design or product output is also supplementing the market growth. However, the data security concern regarding hack, virus & storage may hinder the market growth. In spite of that, increasing industrialization along with improved security regulations may create more opportunities for the further growth of the market.

North America is Anticipated to Dominate the Growth for Global Simulation Software Market

The global simulation software market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific Latin America and Middle East & Africa. North America is expected to dominate the global simulation software market within the forecast period due to highly advanced economy, and early adoption of technological advanced products & solutions. The region has many domestic vendors such as Altair, Bentley, Autodesk, etc with skilled labor which can easily adopt the simulation software due to its technological development & availability of infrastructure. In addition, the region has increased investment in this market as it supplies & manufacture weapon, missiles, healthcare equipments, etc. According to arms technology, USA is largest exporter of weapons in world.

Asia Pacific is fastest growing region in the global simulation software market as its increased technology penetration along with developing industries such as healthcare, defense, automotive industry etc. According to Economic times; China, India, Japan together holds approx 40% of world auto market.

On Special Requirement Simulation Software Market Report is also available for below Regions and Country:

North America

  • U.S.
  • Canada


  • Germany
  • France
  • U.K.
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Netherland
  • Turkey
  • Switzerland
  • Belgium
  • Rest of Europe


  • South Korea
  • Japan
  • China
  • India
  • Australia
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Thailand
  • Indonesia
  • Rest Of APAC

Latin America

  • Mexico
  • Colombia
  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Peru
  • Rest of South America

Middle East and Africa

  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • Egypt
  • South Africa
  • Rest Of MEA

Key Benefits for Global Simulation Software Market Report:

  • Global Simulation Software Market report covers in-depth historical and forecast analysis.
  • Global Simulation Software Market research report provides detail information about Market Introduction, Market Summary, Global market Revenue (Revenue USD), Market Drivers, Market Restraints, Market Opportunities, Competitive Analysis, Regional and Country Level.
  • Global Simulation Software Market report helps to identify opportunities in marketplace.
  • Global Simulation Software Market report covers extensive analysis of emerging trends and competitive landscape.