The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SolidWorks products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolidWorks over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the SolidWorks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolidWorks
Rank 860 835 860
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +25
Permanent jobs citing SolidWorks 42 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.020% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% 0.042% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 30
Average salary £38,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,250 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,250 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.10%
Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52841 50559 56156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.75% 48.58% 47.44%
Number of salaries quoted 42870 41693 47759
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolidWorks
UK

SolidWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolidWorks across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolidWorks Jobs Demand Trend in England

SolidWorks
Salary Trend in England

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

SolidWorks Salary Trend in England

SolidWorks
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolidWorks across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SolidWorks Salary Histogram in England

SolidWorks
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolidWorks within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -6 16 £42,500 +30.76% 7
West Midlands - 10 £40,000 - 3
London - 9 £35,000 -
East of England -16 3 £40,000 - 7
North West -3 1 £32,500 +54.76%
South West -8 1 £37,500 - 21
Yorkshire - 1 £26,000 - 4
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
SolidWorks
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SolidWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SolidWorks 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 SolidWorks.

1 33 (58.93%) CAD
2 32 (57.14%) Degree
3 31 (55.36%) Manufacturing
4 16 (28.57%) CATIA
5 11 (19.64%) Finite Element Analysis
6 10 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (17.86%) Performance Management
7 9 (16.07%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 9 (16.07%) Electronics
8 7 (12.50%) Automotive
9 6 (10.71%) Aerospace
10 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
10 5 (8.93%) MS Office
10 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
10 5 (8.93%) ISO 9001
10 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
11 4 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (7.14%) Windows
11 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.14%) Document Management
11 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
12 3 (5.36%) Wireless
12 3 (5.36%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
12 3 (5.36%) CorVu
12 3 (5.36%) Scrum
12 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (5.36%) Retail
12 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
12 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management

SolidWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SolidWorks 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 SolidWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (28.57%) CATIA
2 9 (16.07%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 5 (8.93%) MS Office
3 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
4 3 (5.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (5.36%) Photoshop
5 2 (3.57%) Solid Edge
5 2 (3.57%) Maya
6 1 (1.79%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.79%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (1.79%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Wireless
1 3 (5.36%) RFID
1 3 (5.36%) Internet
1 3 (5.36%) LAN
1 3 (5.36%) WLAN
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) CorVu
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) ClearQuest
1 3 (5.36%) ClearCase
General
1 31 (55.36%) Manufacturing
2 9 (16.07%) Electronics
3 7 (12.50%) Automotive
4 6 (10.71%) Aerospace
5 3 (5.36%) Retail
5 3 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.36%) German Language
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (55.36%) Design Engineer
2 19 (33.93%) Mechanical Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Product Design Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Designer
6 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.36%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Research Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Development Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) CAD Designer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Design Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Industrial Designer
9 1 (1.79%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) FMCG
4 1 (1.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) CAD
2 11 (19.64%) Finite Element Analysis
3 10 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (17.86%) Performance Management
4 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.14%) Document Management
6 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.36%) Scrum
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.36%) OO
6 3 (5.36%) ERP
6 3 (5.36%) OOD
6 3 (5.36%) Industrial Design
6 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.79%) Logistics
7 1 (1.79%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (1.79%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) C#
1 3 (5.36%) C++
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) Python
2 1 (1.79%) Perl
2 1 (1.79%) C
2 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 32 (57.14%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.36%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Adobe
2 3 (5.36%) Epicor
3 1 (1.79%) ANSYS
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent plus relocation allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
North East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £65k
Posted: 14 days ago
Peterborough
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 28 days holiday and more
Posted: 15 days ago
Grimsby
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
North East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Package
Posted: 18 days ago