The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 182 185 157
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Permanent jobs citing CAD 10 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.20% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.23% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 18
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
CAD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3331 3408 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.59% 83.92% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2789 2738 2630
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CAD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CAD Salary Trend in Manchester

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 5 (38.46%) Animation
2 5 (38.46%) Qt
2 5 (38.46%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
2 5 (38.46%) PyQt
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) OpenGL
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
3 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) SCOM
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL V2
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
1 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
1 2 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) PBX
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Design Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Mechanical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) OpenGL
1 5 (38.46%) Qt
1 5 (38.46%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 5 (38.46%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (38.46%) Animation
3 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V2
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
1 5 (38.46%) C++
1 5 (38.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
1 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Dell
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Autodesk
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £30000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago