The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 27 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.59% 0.59% 1.56%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 6.25% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
SOLIDWORKS
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
30 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.96% 9.47% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 22
Average salary £25,000 £24,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% -33.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,450 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £35,038
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

SOLIDWORKS Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

SOLIDWORKS Salary Trend in Halifax

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SOLIDWORKS Salary Histogram in Halifax

SOLIDWORKS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (83.33%) Automotive
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) CAD
2 3 (50.00%) Robotics
3 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 2 (33.33%) AutoCAD
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Business One
4 1 (16.67%) Billing
4 1 (16.67%) PDM
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) HNC
4 1 (16.67%) HND

SOLIDWORKS
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Business One
General
1 5 (83.33%) Automotive
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Engineering Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Mechanical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) CAD
3 2 (33.33%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) PDM
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
1 1 (16.67%) HND
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP