The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolidWorks products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolidWorks over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolidWorks
Rank 612 610 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing SolidWorks 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.011% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.024% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £31,750 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +4.00%
SolidWorks
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21018 20797 23392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.53% 46.18% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17267 17378 19889
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

SolidWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolidWorks across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolidWorks Jobs Demand Trend in London

SolidWorks
Salary Trend in London

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

SolidWorks Salary Trend in London

SolidWorks
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolidWorks within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Teddington - 2 £31,000 -
City of London +9 1 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
SolidWorks
England

SolidWorks
Top 20 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (69.23%) CAD
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
3 3 (23.08%) Adobe
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (15.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) CATIA
4 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
4 2 (15.38%) Electronics
4 2 (15.38%) Automotive
4 2 (15.38%) HND
4 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
5 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
5 1 (7.69%) HNC
5 1 (7.69%) OLE
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (7.69%) InDesign
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) R

SolidWorks
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (15.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 2 (15.38%) CATIA
1 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.69%) InDesign
General
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Design Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Product Design Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Mechanical Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) CAD Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) OLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) CAD
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe