The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank - 103 77
Permanent jobs citing CAD 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
CAD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
928 949 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.52% 84.88% 70.67%
Number of salaries quoted 821 809 448
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CAD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

CAD Salary Trend in Kent

CAD
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) CTI
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) SolidWorks
2 1 (50.00%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (50.00%) Cadence
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Atmel
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (50.00%) CorelDRAW
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) CTI
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) SolidWorks
1 1 (50.00%) Cadence
1 1 (50.00%) Atmel