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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 131 121 147
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing CAD 7 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.29% 0.80% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.01% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 2
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
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
1979 1776 2313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.17% 78.69% 76.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1527 1992
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -2 7 £32,500 -4.41% 4
CAD
East of England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 14 (70.00%) SolidWorks
2 10 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (35.00%) Marketing
5 6 (30.00%) Stress Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Validation
6 4 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.00%) Electronics
7 3 (15.00%) EMC
7 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) IPTV
8 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
8 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
9 1 (5.00%) Broadcom
9 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Electronic Design Automation
9 1 (5.00%) Business Development
9 1 (5.00%) Finite Element Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Physics
9 1 (5.00%) Huawei
9 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
9 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
9 1 (5.00%) PhD
9 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
9 1 (5.00%) Intel
9 1 (5.00%) ASIC

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.00%) DVB
General
1 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (35.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Mechanical Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) IPTV
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Physics
3 1 (5.00%) ASIC
3 1 (5.00%) DTV
3 1 (5.00%) Verilog
3 1 (5.00%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Stress Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Validation
2 4 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Business Development
5 1 (5.00%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) IC Design
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) SolidWorks
2 3 (15.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Broadcom
3 1 (5.00%) Huawei
3 1 (5.00%) Intel
3 1 (5.00%) Cadence
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k
Posted: 9 days ago