The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 233 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.036% - -
As % of the Applications category 0.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £36,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +3.12%
SOLIDWORKS
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
800 1107 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.46% 16.00% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 662 959 728
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SOLIDWORKS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SOLIDWORKS Salary Trend in the North West

SOLIDWORKS
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 SOLIDWORKS within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Cheshire - 1 £38,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
SOLIDWORKS
England

SOLIDWORKS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (57.14%) CAD
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma

SOLIDWORKS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
General
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Design Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Research Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware