The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 114 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.067% 0.11% -
As % of the Applications category 0.63% 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £40,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +42.85%
SOLIDWORKS
Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
160 204 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.79% 11.36% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 133 158 210
Average salary £37,500 £36,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SOLIDWORKS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SOLIDWORKS Salary Trend in Cambridge

SOLIDWORKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 14 (100.00%) CAD
2 12 (85.71%) Manufacturing
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) Chemistry
4 7 (50.00%) Electronics
4 7 (50.00%) Stress Analysis
4 7 (50.00%) Military
5 4 (28.57%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) PTC Creo
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) C
6 3 (21.43%) Finite Element Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) AutoCAD
7 2 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.14%) Siemens NX
8 1 (7.14%) Autodesk
8 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
8 1 (7.14%) C#
8 1 (7.14%) C++
8 1 (7.14%) Java
8 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) Solid Edge
8 1 (7.14%) 3D Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) Revit
8 1 (7.14%) MicroStation
8 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
8 1 (7.14%) Physics

SOLIDWORKS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 4 (28.57%) PTC Creo
2 2 (14.29%) AutoCAD
3 1 (7.14%) Siemens NX
3 1 (7.14%) Solid Edge
3 1 (7.14%) Revit
3 1 (7.14%) MicroStation
General
1 12 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 7 (50.00%) Electronics
2 7 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Mechanical Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Design Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Product Design Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) CAD Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) CAD
2 7 (50.00%) Stress Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Validation
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Finite Element Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
2 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Autodesk