The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 227 231 263
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +32
Permanent jobs citing CAD 26 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.44% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 9
Average salary £32,500 £25,928 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.34% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £40,600 £52,501
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
CAD
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6222 5621 6663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.74% 76.96% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5014 4726 5650
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CAD
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

CAD Salary Trend in the East of England

CAD
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

CAD Salary Histogram in the East of England

CAD
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(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
Cambridgeshire -8 9 £30,000 -11.76% 5
Hertfordshire +1 8 £37,500 +56.25% 2
Bedfordshire - 7 £32,500 - 1
Norfolk +10 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £37,500 -
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 22 (45.83%) Degree
2 21 (43.75%) Manufacturing
3 15 (31.25%) SolidWorks
4 12 (25.00%) Electronics
5 11 (22.92%) Project Management
6 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 8 (16.67%) .NET
6 8 (16.67%) Marketing
7 7 (14.58%) SQL
8 6 (12.50%) WinForms
8 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 6 (12.50%) Stress Analysis
9 5 (10.42%) Requirements Engineering
9 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
9 5 (10.42%) Validation
9 5 (10.42%) EMC
10 4 (8.33%) AutoCAD
10 4 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (8.33%) IC Design
10 4 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (8.33%) Mentor Graphics
10 4 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
11 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (6.25%) NFC
11 3 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (6.25%) BT
11 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
11 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
11 3 (6.25%) Bluetooth

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (8.33%) AutoCAD
2 3 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
4 1 (2.08%) Windchill
4 1 (2.08%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (6.25%) NFC
2 3 (6.25%) Bluetooth
3 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.08%) LTE
4 1 (2.08%) TETRA
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless
4 1 (2.08%) DVB
4 1 (2.08%) 802.11
4 1 (2.08%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (43.75%) Manufacturing
2 12 (25.00%) Electronics
3 8 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Military
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.08%) Automotive
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Design Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Mechanical Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Designer
3 5 (10.42%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Software Project Leader
3 5 (10.42%) Project Leader
4 2 (4.17%) Developer
4 2 (4.17%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (4.17%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
4 2 (4.17%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Development Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Senior Development Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Microwave Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) CAD Designer
5 1 (2.08%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.08%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (4.17%) IPTV
3 2 (4.17%) Physics
3 2 (4.17%) Ergonomics
4 1 (2.08%) Human Factors
4 1 (2.08%) FMCG
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Verilog
4 1 (2.08%) STB
4 1 (2.08%) Handset
4 1 (2.08%) DTV
4 1 (2.08%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Project Management
2 6 (12.50%) Stress Analysis
3 5 (10.42%) Requirements Engineering
3 5 (10.42%) Validation
4 4 (8.33%) IC Design
4 4 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Finite Element Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Numerical Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (2.08%) Product Management
7 1 (2.08%) Time Management
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) PDM
7 1 (2.08%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.08%) Data Management
7 1 (2.08%) Industrial Design
7 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 7 (14.58%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.08%) VBA
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) PhD
3 1 (2.08%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) SolidWorks
2 5 (10.42%) EMC
3 4 (8.33%) Mentor Graphics
4 3 (6.25%) BT
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) Autodesk
6 1 (2.08%) ANSYS
6 1 (2.08%) Broadcom
6 1 (2.08%) Huawei
6 1 (2.08%) Cadence
6 1 (2.08%) Intel
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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