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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 120 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CAD 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% - 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £32,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -2.85%
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
1441 1332 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.00% 79.95% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1152 1054
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) Autodesk
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) SolidWorks
4 1 (14.29%) PLM
4 1 (14.29%) PDM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (14.29%) SAP PLM
4 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) MFC
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) HNC
4 1 (14.29%) HND
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) VC++
4 1 (14.29%) Borland
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) ENOVIA

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ENOVIA
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PLM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Account Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Sales Manager
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP PLM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Physics
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) PLM
2 1 (14.29%) PDM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VC++
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
2 1 (14.29%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Autodesk
1 2 (28.57%) SolidWorks
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Borland