The first table below looks at the demand for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 25 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 95 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CAD 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.35% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
915 823 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.29% 76.77% 74.66%
Number of salaries quoted 775 749 597
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
CAD
East of England

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CAD
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CAD Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

CAD
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £32,500 -
CAD
East of England

CAD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) ANSYS
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) SolidWorks
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Validation
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SolidWorks
1 1 (16.67%) ANSYS