The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolidWorks products and/or services 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolidWorks
Rank - 31 36
Permanent jobs citing SolidWorks 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 2.08% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.84% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +4.00%
SolidWorks
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
30 62 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.99% 43.06% 27.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 35
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 Vendors 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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing

SolidWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) CAD Technician
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HNC