The table below looks at the statistics for CAD 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 CAD over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 243 230 237
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing CAD 8 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Average salary £33,000 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £60,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -8.84%
CAD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5727 5529 6065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.10% 82.86% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4754 4573 5059
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CAD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CAD Salary Trend in the North West

CAD
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

CAD Salary Histogram in the North West

CAD
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 CAD within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 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
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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
Cheshire +3 4 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Manchester 0 4 £23,750 -60.41% 1
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (33.33%) MS Office
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
3 10 (27.78%) AutoCAD
4 8 (22.22%) ArchiCAD
4 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 8 (22.22%) Revit
5 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.67%) Autodesk
6 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 6 (16.67%) QA
7 5 (13.89%) Finance
7 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
7 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
8 4 (11.11%) Windows
8 4 (11.11%) Photoshop
8 4 (11.11%) GIS
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (11.11%) Document Management
8 4 (11.11%) Robotics
9 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Benchmarking
9 3 (8.33%) PDM
9 3 (8.33%) Windchill
9 3 (8.33%) Teamcenter
9 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
9 3 (8.33%) HNC

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (33.33%) MS Office
2 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
3 10 (27.78%) AutoCAD
4 8 (22.22%) ArchiCAD
4 8 (22.22%) Revit
5 4 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (11.11%) Photoshop
6 3 (8.33%) Windchill
7 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
7 2 (5.56%) InDesign
8 1 (2.78%) MS Project
8 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (2.78%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (2.78%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.78%) CodeWarrior
General
1 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.89%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Mechanical Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) CAD Technician
3 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Junior
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Network Planner
6 1 (2.78%) GIS Technician
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Design Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Audio Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) CAD Designer
6 1 (2.78%) CAD Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) GIS
2 4 (11.11%) Robotics
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) Animation
4 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.78%) FMCG
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.78%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
2 4 (11.11%) Project Management
2 4 (11.11%) Document Management
3 3 (8.33%) Benchmarking
3 3 (8.33%) PDM
3 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Image Processing
4 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (2.78%) Business Development
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
5 1 (2.78%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) Workflow
5 1 (2.78%) Validation
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.78%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C
1 3 (8.33%) C++
1 3 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) HNC
3 2 (5.56%) HND
4 1 (2.78%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Autodesk
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe
3 2 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (2.78%) Altera
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Sony
4 1 (2.78%) SolidWorks
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