The table below looks at the statistics for AutoCAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AutoCAD over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 234 236 254
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 8 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.030% 0.094%
As % of the Applications category 0.73% 0.23% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Average salary £29,250 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.36% +14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £29,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +23.95%
AutoCAD
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1098 888 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.03% 13.30% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 922 756 897
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

AutoCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

AutoCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

AutoCAD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

AutoCAD Salary Trend in the North West

AutoCAD
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AutoCAD across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

AutoCAD Salary Histogram in the North West

AutoCAD
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 7 £27,500 - 1
Cheshire -6 1 £45,000 +63.63%
AutoCAD
England

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing AutoCAD 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 AutoCAD.

1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (38.46%) CAD
3 8 (30.77%) Revit
3 8 (30.77%) MS Office
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) HNC
3 8 (30.77%) HND
4 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 5 (19.23%) GIS
6 4 (15.38%) ArchiCAD
6 4 (15.38%) Adobe
6 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 4 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (11.54%) Autodesk
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) MCP
7 3 (11.54%) Windows
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
8 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (7.69%) DataEase
8 2 (7.69%) Lync
8 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
8 2 (7.69%) SketchUp
8 2 (7.69%) SCCM
8 2 (7.69%) iPhone
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.69%) LLPG

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing AutoCAD 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 AutoCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Lync
1 2 (7.69%) Documentum
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Revit
1 8 (30.77%) MS Office
2 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 4 (15.38%) ArchiCAD
3 4 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (7.69%) SketchUp
4 2 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (7.69%) InDesign
4 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
5 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Design Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) CAD Technician
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Project Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) GIS Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) GIS
2 2 (7.69%) iPhone
2 2 (7.69%) LLPG
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) PDA
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
1 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) CAD
2 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.69%) PHP
1 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) HNC
2 8 (30.77%) HND
3 3 (11.54%) MCP
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Adobe
3 3 (11.54%) Autodesk
4 2 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix