The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDM 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
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 105 124 122
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing PDM 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.071% 0.33% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.41% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +12.94%
PDM
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%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PDM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

PDM Salary Trend in Cambridge

PDM
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PDM 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 PDM.

1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo

PDM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PDM 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 PDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management