The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 182 - 179
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% - 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 1.13% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
SOLIDWORKS
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
530 693 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.51% 16.83% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 433 563 476
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,351 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -1.85%

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SOLIDWORKS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SOLIDWORKS Salary Trend in Manchester

SOLIDWORKS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
2 4 (57.14%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) CAD
5 1 (14.29%) HNC
5 1 (14.29%) HND

SOLIDWORKS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

General
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Mechanical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) CAD
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
2 1 (14.29%) HND