The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 181 153 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing CAD 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.027% 0.077% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.091% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £19,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
CAD
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3173 2200 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.16% 84.55% 81.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2393 1672 1867
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CAD
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CAD Salary Trend in Leeds

CAD
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) SolidWorks
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Sales Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) CAD Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SolidWorks