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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 133 119 147
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs citing CAD 8 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.32% 0.62% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.79% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 2
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -24.44%
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
1982 1770 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.50% 77.80% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1516 1953
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
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 2 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 2 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
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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 -10 8 £30,000 -11.76% 10
CAD
East of England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 12 (60.00%) SolidWorks
2 11 (55.00%) Degree
3 7 (35.00%) Marketing
4 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (30.00%) Stress Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Validation
5 4 (20.00%) Electronics
5 4 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (15.00%) EMC
6 3 (15.00%) IC Design
7 2 (10.00%) IPTV
7 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) NFC
7 2 (10.00%) Bluetooth
7 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (10.00%) BT
7 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
8 1 (5.00%) Broadcom
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
8 1 (5.00%) PhD
8 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
8 1 (5.00%) Intel
8 1 (5.00%) ASIC
8 1 (5.00%) DTV

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.00%) NFC
2 2 (10.00%) Bluetooth
2 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.00%) DVB
General
1 7 (35.00%) Marketing
2 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Mechanical Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) IPTV
2 1 (5.00%) Physics
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) ASIC
2 1 (5.00%) DTV
2 1 (5.00%) Verilog
2 1 (5.00%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Stress Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 4 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (15.00%) IC Design
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) SolidWorks
2 3 (15.00%) EMC
3 2 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (5.00%) Intel
4 1 (5.00%) Cadence
4 1 (5.00%) Huawei
4 1 (5.00%) Broadcom
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