The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank - 86 72
Permanent jobs citing CAD 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £43,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -1.40%
CAD
South 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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
500 620 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 88.65% 89.99% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 398 506 428
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,475 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing CAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

CAD
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

CAD Salary Trend in Dorset

CAD
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing CAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for CAD.

1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Draughtsman
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Draughtsman
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND