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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 168 191 182
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing CAD 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.15% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £23,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -60.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
2888 3412 3194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.89% 84.90% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2923 2778
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAD across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

CAD Salary Histogram in Manchester

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) SCCM
3 4 (23.53%) Mentor Graphics
3 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) Symantec
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) SCOM
4 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (11.76%) Office 365
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
5 2 (11.76%) GFI Software

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) AutoCAD
2 2 (11.76%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Wireless
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) WLAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 3 (17.65%) Mechanical Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
1 3 (17.65%) Technical Leader
1 3 (17.65%) Technical Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) CAD Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Trainee
3 1 (5.88%) Trainee Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
1 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
1 3 (17.65%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Presales
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
2 3 (17.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) EMC
2 4 (23.53%) Mentor Graphics
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec
4 2 (11.76%) Autodesk
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) GFI Software
4 2 (11.76%) Sophos
5 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow