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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 181 184 198
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% 0.025% 0.024%
As % of the Applications category 0.20% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +54.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £40,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +42.85%
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
489 607 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.80% 15.38% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 409 518 531
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,766 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 3 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

SOLIDWORKS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Degree