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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 118 124 143
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing CAD 25 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.99% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.53% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Average salary £40,500 £34,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.11% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,950 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.38%
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
2079 1698 2113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.57% 79.20% 74.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1343 1784
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 £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +12 25 £40,500 +19.11% 3
CAD
East of England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 18 (56.25%) SolidWorks
3 17 (53.13%) Electronics
3 17 (53.13%) Manufacturing
4 16 (50.00%) Military
4 16 (50.00%) Chemistry
5 10 (31.25%) MATLAB
6 9 (28.13%) LabVIEW
7 7 (21.88%) Stress Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) Rapid Prototyping
8 6 (18.75%) Validation
9 5 (15.63%) Business Development
10 4 (12.50%) Finite Element Analysis
10 4 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (12.50%) OO
10 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 4 (12.50%) C++
11 3 (9.38%) Marketing
11 3 (9.38%) Finance
12 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
12 2 (6.25%) Line Management
12 2 (6.25%) C
12 2 (6.25%) QA
12 2 (6.25%) Java EE
12 2 (6.25%) GIS
12 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
12 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
12 2 (6.25%) SOA

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 17 (53.13%) Electronics
1 17 (53.13%) Manufacturing
2 16 (50.00%) Military
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Mechanical Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Design Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Head of Development
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Product Design Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.25%) GIS
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Stress Analysis
2 6 (18.75%) Rapid Prototyping
2 6 (18.75%) Validation
3 5 (15.63%) Business Development
4 4 (12.50%) Finite Element Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (12.50%) OO
4 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Line Management
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
5 2 (6.25%) CAE
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) MATLAB
2 4 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) SolidWorks
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive Graduate Salary
Posted: 19 days ago