The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 62 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing CAD 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.16% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
CAD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
464 411 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 76.44% 70.02% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 392 308 290
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,949
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £75,000 £58,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

CAD
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

CAD Salary Trend in Coventry

CAD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (41.67%) Logistics
1 5 (41.67%) ANSYS
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) Finite Element Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) Stress Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 4 (33.33%) DirectX
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (33.33%) Physics
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) HNC
3 2 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (16.67%) AutoCAD
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Design Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Mechanical Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) CAD Technician
3 2 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 4 (33.33%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 4 (33.33%) Physics
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Logistics
1 5 (41.67%) Finite Element Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) Stress Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) HNC
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) ANSYS