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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 174 173 159
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing CAD 9 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.30% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.35% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 22
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
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
3162 3390 3310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.06% 83.54% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2624 2741 2846
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,655 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 5 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 (54.55%) Mathematics
2 5 (45.45%) Animation
2 5 (45.45%) Qt
2 5 (45.45%) PyQt
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) OpenGL
2 5 (45.45%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Project Planning
3 3 (27.27%) AutoCAD
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) PBX
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) SLA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 3 (27.27%) AutoCAD
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (9.09%) ArchiCAD
3 1 (9.09%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) PBX
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Mechanical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Audio Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) OpenGL
1 5 (45.45%) Qt
1 5 (45.45%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
2 5 (45.45%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (45.45%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
1 5 (45.45%) Project Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL V2
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Autodesk
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Very Competitive
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Posted: 28 days ago