The first table below looks at the demand for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 140 133 140
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing CAD 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.24% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.35% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1819 1435 1726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.08% 67.56% 72.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1096 1472
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
CAD
Berkshire

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CAD
Salary Trend in Reading

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

CAD Salary Trend in Reading

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) HNC
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Lisp
2 4 (30.77%) Autodesk
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (7.69%) Automotive
4 1 (7.69%) Intergraph
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Military
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
3 1 (7.69%) MicroStation
3 1 (7.69%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Military
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) CAD Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
1 1 (7.69%) Project Management
1 1 (7.69%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Lisp
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) HNC
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Autodesk
2 1 (7.69%) Intergraph
2 1 (7.69%) AVEVA
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago