The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 96 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs citing CAD 10 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.71% 0.49% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.62% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £37,000 £50,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.73% +23.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £50,150 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £60,200
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
CAD
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1153 1455 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.83% 79.08% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1189 1240
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CAD
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

CAD Salary Trend in Cambridge

CAD
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAD across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CAD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) C
2 10 (62.50%) SOLIDWORKS
3 9 (56.25%) Manufacturing
3 9 (56.25%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) Autodesk
6 6 (37.50%) PTC Creo
7 5 (31.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 5 (31.25%) Automotive
7 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
8 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
8 4 (25.00%) Physics
8 4 (25.00%) PTC
8 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle
8 4 (25.00%) UNIX
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (25.00%) Validation
8 4 (25.00%) Electronics
9 3 (18.75%) AutoCAD
9 3 (18.75%) Finite Element Analysis
9 3 (18.75%) Siemens NX
9 3 (18.75%) Revit
9 3 (18.75%) MicroStation
9 3 (18.75%) Solid Edge
10 2 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
10 2 (12.50%) Project Management

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (62.50%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (37.50%) PTC Creo
3 5 (31.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 3 (18.75%) AutoCAD
4 3 (18.75%) Siemens NX
4 3 (18.75%) Revit
4 3 (18.75%) MicroStation
4 3 (18.75%) Solid Edge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 9 (56.25%) Manufacturing
2 5 (31.25%) Automotive
3 4 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Mechanical Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Design Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) CAD Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Product Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (25.00%) Validation
2 3 (18.75%) Finite Element Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) PDM
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Industrial Design
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C
2 9 (56.25%) C++
3 8 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
6 1 (6.25%) XAML
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Autodesk
2 4 (25.00%) PTC
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70,000 DoE + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago