The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 116 137 122
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Permanent jobs citing CAD 16 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.76% 0.32% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.39% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 12
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £54,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
CAD
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1752 2035 1809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.95% 82.19% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1611 1533
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

CAD
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CAD Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

CAD
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAD across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CAD Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

CAD
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +22 15 £41,250 +37.50% 2
CAD
East of England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (78.57%) Degree
2 15 (53.57%) SOLIDWORKS
3 13 (46.43%) C++
4 12 (42.86%) C
5 11 (39.29%) Java
6 10 (35.71%) Autodesk
6 10 (35.71%) Manufacturing
7 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 8 (28.57%) Siemens NX
7 8 (28.57%) PTC Creo
8 7 (25.00%) C#
8 7 (25.00%) Physics
8 7 (25.00%) AutoCAD
8 7 (25.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 6 (21.43%) Electronics
9 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
9 6 (21.43%) Revit
9 6 (21.43%) MicroStation
9 6 (21.43%) Solid Edge
10 5 (17.86%) Finite Element Analysis
10 5 (17.86%) Automotive
11 4 (14.29%) SQL
12 3 (10.71%) UNIX
12 3 (10.71%) Windows
12 3 (10.71%) Oracle
12 3 (10.71%) PTC
12 3 (10.71%) Data Management
13 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (7.14%) Teamcenter

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) Smallworld
Applications
1 15 (53.57%) SOLIDWORKS
2 8 (28.57%) Siemens NX
2 8 (28.57%) PTC Creo
3 7 (25.00%) AutoCAD
3 7 (25.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 6 (21.43%) Revit
4 6 (21.43%) MicroStation
4 6 (21.43%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 6 (21.43%) Electronics
3 5 (17.86%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Mechanical Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) CAD Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Software Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Project Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) WPF
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 7 (25.00%) Physics
3 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.57%) GIS
5 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) UNIX
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) Finite Element Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 1 (3.57%) Industrial Design
4 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Web Development
4 1 (3.57%) OOP
4 1 (3.57%) OO
4 1 (3.57%) ERP
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) PDM
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Use Case
4 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Time Management
4 1 (3.57%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) C++
2 12 (42.86%) C
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.57%) XAML
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Autodesk
2 3 (10.71%) PTC
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
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