The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 128 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CAD 1 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.054% - 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% - 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
Average salary £37,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
CAD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1539 1550 1335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.46% 80.98% 77.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1376 1129
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CAD
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CAD Salary Trend in Birmingham

CAD
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) Autodesk
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) VC++
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Borland
3 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) MFC
3 1 (20.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (20.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (20.00%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) CAD Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VC++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Borland