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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 109 96 100
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing CAD 3 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.99% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 1.19% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +47.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
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
1295 1350 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.80% 83.64% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1055 1026
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

CAD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (85.71%) C++
2 10 (71.43%) C
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (42.86%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (42.86%) Electronics
4 6 (42.86%) Automotive
4 6 (42.86%) PTC
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Autodesk
4 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
4 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) PhD
5 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) WebGL
6 2 (14.29%) 3D Printing
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Games
6 2 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (42.86%) Automotive
2 6 (42.86%) Electronics
3 2 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Mathematical Modeller
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Mechanical Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Physicist
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Unix
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C++
2 10 (71.43%) C
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO13485
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Autodesk
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
1 6 (42.86%) PTC
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