The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 143 138 136
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing CAD 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.039% 0.081% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £39,500 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.38%
CAD
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2038 1933 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 78.63% 78.23% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1332 1502 1265
Average salary £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.70% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 October 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
1 2 (66.67%) AutoCAD
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Research
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (33.33%) WebGL
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Autodesk
2 1 (33.33%) Simulink
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) SolidWorks
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (33.33%) DirectX
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 2 (66.67%) AutoCAD
2 1 (33.33%) Simulink
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) STL
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (33.33%) DirectX
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (33.33%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Research
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Autodesk
1 1 (33.33%) SolidWorks