The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 26 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CAD 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.55% - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
CAD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 181 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 62.13% 69.35% 72.67%
Number of salaries quoted 94 146 158
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CAD across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

CAD
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CAD across the Aberdeen region.

CAD Salary Trend in Aberdeen

CAD
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing CAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CAD.

1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) AutoCAD
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) SolidWorks

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing CAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) AutoCAD
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Draughtsman
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SolidWorks
Aberdeen
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago