The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SolidWorks products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolidWorks over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Aberdeen region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the SolidWorks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolidWorks
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolidWorks 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.84% - -
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.91%
Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 213 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 36.76% 66.98% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 65 165 146
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,850 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolidWorks
Scotland

SolidWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

SolidWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SolidWorks
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

SolidWorks Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SolidWorks
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SolidWorks 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 SolidWorks.

1 29 (60.42%) AutoCAD
2 21 (43.75%) HNC
3 19 (39.58%) HND
4 18 (37.50%) Degree
5 16 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
6 12 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 9 (18.75%) CAD
8 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 4 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
10 2 (4.17%) PDM
10 2 (4.17%) MS Office
10 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001

SolidWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SolidWorks 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 SolidWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 29 (60.42%) AutoCAD
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
General
1 12 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Design Engineer
2 18 (37.50%) Draughtsman
3 12 (25.00%) Mechanical Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) CAD
2 5 (10.42%) Project Management
3 4 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (4.17%) PDM
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) HNC
2 19 (39.58%) HND
3 18 (37.50%) Degree
4 16 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft