The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 86 113 100
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Permanent jobs citing CAD 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.27% 0.15% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £38,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
CAD
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
948 1074 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.12% 82.93% 79.93%
Number of salaries quoted 703 994 811
Average salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
1 5 (71.43%) VBA
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Access
3 2 (28.57%) AutoCAD
4 1 (14.29%) Altiris
4 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) MCP
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) AutoCAD
3 1 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) MS Access
General
1 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Applications Support
2 3 (42.86%) DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (42.86%) SQL DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
1 5 (71.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Altiris