The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 127 116 135
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing CAD 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.061% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.077% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -30.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £27,500 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
CAD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1581 1295 1694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.09% 78.39% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1029 1494
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CAD
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

CAD Salary Trend in Cheshire

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) HND
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) InDesign
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Google