The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolidWorks
Rank 828 844 851
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs citing SolidWorks 37 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.019% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.075% 0.040% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 25
Average salary £27,000 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.28% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £26,800 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £43,750 £32,750
% change year-on-year
-37.14% +33.58%
SolidWorks
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49629 47906 50378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.92% 47.63% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40959 38791 42774
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
South East -6 14 £26,500 -47.00% 11
East of England -8 13 £34,500 -23.33% 6
West Midlands -14 4 £25,750 +0.98%
East Midlands +19 1 - - 1
South West -13 1 £32,500 +0.77% 12
North West - 1 - -
London - 1 £23,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
SolidWorks
UK

SolidWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (65.28%) CAD
2 38 (52.78%) Manufacturing
3 34 (47.22%) Degree
4 14 (19.44%) Electronics
5 12 (16.67%) AutoCAD
5 12 (16.67%) Project Management
6 10 (13.89%) Finite Element Analysis
6 10 (13.89%) Stress Analysis
7 9 (12.50%) HND
8 8 (11.11%) HNC
9 7 (9.72%) C
9 7 (9.72%) Validation
9 7 (9.72%) Military
9 7 (9.72%) Chemistry
9 7 (9.72%) Rapid Prototyping
10 6 (8.33%) C++
10 6 (8.33%) SAP
10 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.33%) PLM
11 5 (6.94%) MS Office
11 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
11 5 (6.94%) ISO 9001
11 5 (6.94%) Minitab
11 5 (6.94%) PDM
11 5 (6.94%) Statistics
11 5 (6.94%) SAP PLM
11 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.56%) SQL
12 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
12 4 (5.56%) Photoshop

SolidWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) AutoCAD
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
2 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
3 4 (5.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 3 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (4.17%) MS Project
4 3 (4.17%) CATIA
5 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.39%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.39%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.39%) NASTRAN
6 1 (1.39%) Solid Edge
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) SAP PLM
2 4 (5.56%) ENOVIA
3 3 (4.17%) Epicor Vantage
4 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.39%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.39%) SAP SM
4 1 (1.39%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Wireless
2 3 (4.17%) WLAN
2 3 (4.17%) LAN
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) RFID
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) PBX
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) VPN
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) CTI
3 1 (1.39%) IPsec
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.39%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.56%) InterSystems Cache
2 3 (4.17%) CorVu
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 38 (52.78%) Manufacturing
2 14 (19.44%) Electronics
3 7 (9.72%) Military
4 4 (5.56%) Automotive
5 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Mechanical Engineer
2 22 (30.56%) Design Engineer
3 15 (20.83%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 11 (15.28%) Designer
4 11 (15.28%) Development Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Development Support Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Hardware Support Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Product Design Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.17%) SAP PLM Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (2.78%) Graduate
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Design Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Electrical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (1.39%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Chemistry
2 5 (6.94%) Statistics
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Robotics
4 2 (2.78%) Mechatronics
5 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.39%) Human Factors
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
1 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.39%) UNIX
2 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (65.28%) CAD
2 12 (16.67%) Project Management
3 10 (13.89%) Finite Element Analysis
3 10 (13.89%) Stress Analysis
4 7 (9.72%) Rapid Prototyping
4 7 (9.72%) Validation
5 6 (8.33%) PLM
6 5 (6.94%) PDM
6 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.56%) Change Control
7 4 (5.56%) ERP
8 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.17%) Document Management
9 2 (2.78%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.78%) Business Development
9 2 (2.78%) Six Sigma
9 2 (2.78%) 3D Modelling
9 2 (2.78%) Line Management
10 1 (1.39%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) C
2 6 (8.33%) C++
3 4 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (1.39%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (47.22%) Degree
2 9 (12.50%) HND
3 8 (11.11%) HNC
4 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) Postgraduate
5 2 (2.78%) PhD
6 1 (1.39%) CCNA
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCITP
6 1 (1.39%) MCSE
6 1 (1.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) Firmware
2 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.39%) WSUS
1 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) SAP
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Minitab
3 3 (4.17%) Epicor
4 2 (2.78%) Siemens
4 2 (2.78%) EMC
4 2 (2.78%) Adobe
4 2 (2.78%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.39%) Primavera
5 1 (1.39%) Cadence
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) CA
5 1 (1.39%) Symantec
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 55,000 dependent on level
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c. 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Flexible, Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
County Durham
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Torquay
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Torquay
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 per annum + company car, annual bonus scheme, pension
Posted: 21 days ago