The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 76 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing CAD 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.33% 0.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £30,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -8.38%
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
513 729 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 85.07% 80.82% 84.06%
Number of salaries quoted 377 577 496
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CAD across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
Poole +17 1 £30,000 -36.84%
Weymouth -2 1 - -
CAD
South West

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (50.00%) HNC
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) HND
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) CATIA
3 1 (16.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (16.67%) CAE
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stress Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Siemens NX

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (16.67%) CATIA
2 1 (16.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (16.67%) Siemens NX
2 1 (16.67%) PTC Creo
2 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (16.67%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stress Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) HNC
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) EMC