The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD 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
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 162 157 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing CAD 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.097% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
CAD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2645 2673 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.54% 86.87% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1689 1693 1849
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CAD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CAD Salary Trend in Scotland

CAD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the Scotland 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
Glasgow - 1 £32,500 -
CAD
UK

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (42.86%) Physics
2 2 (28.57%) GPGPU
2 2 (28.57%) Parallel Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Finite Element Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) WebGL
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) PhD
2 2 (28.57%) CAE
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) OpenMP
2 2 (28.57%) Mason
3 1 (14.29%) Revit
3 1 (14.29%) Market Research
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) FileNet
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Documentum
1 1 (14.29%) FileNet
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Revit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) EDMS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analogue Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Product Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Mason
1 2 (28.57%) OpenMP
1 2 (28.57%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Physics
2 2 (28.57%) GPGPU
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) ASIC
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) CAE
1 2 (28.57%) Finite Element Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Parallel Computing
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
2 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (14.29%) Market Research
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle