The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 106 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing CAD 12 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.68% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.63% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1432 1269 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.95% 76.54% 75.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1092 1154
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
CAD
Cambridgeshire

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 23 July 2014.

CAD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) SolidWorks
3 7 (35.00%) Marketing
4 6 (30.00%) Stress Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (25.00%) Electronics
6 4 (20.00%) MATLAB
6 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (20.00%) IC Design
7 3 (15.00%) NFC
7 3 (15.00%) BT
7 3 (15.00%) Bluetooth
7 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) MS Office
8 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.00%) Wireless
8 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.00%) Validation
8 2 (10.00%) Verilog
8 2 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (10.00%) PLM
8 2 (10.00%) IPTV
9 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 1 (5.00%) STB
9 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (5.00%) Huawei
9 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
9 1 (5.00%) Physics
9 1 (5.00%) Release Management

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (15.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (15.00%) NFC
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (5.00%) DVB
4 1 (5.00%) LDAP
General
1 7 (35.00%) Marketing
2 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Configuration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) IPTV
1 2 (10.00%) Verilog
2 1 (5.00%) STB
2 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Physics
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.00%) VHDL
2 1 (5.00%) ASIC
2 1 (5.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Stress Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) IC Design
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) PLM
4 2 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) SolidWorks
2 3 (15.00%) BT
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Intel
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Cadence
4 1 (5.00%) Huawei
4 1 (5.00%) Broadcom
4 1 (5.00%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Health, Share Options
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago