The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
UK / Scotland
Rank 129 155 157
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs citing CAD 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.045% 0.034% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.038% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £55,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.18% +8.57%

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
2002 2636 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.53% 90.30% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1700 1756
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing CAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £55,000 -
CAD
UK

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing CAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CAD.

1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (50.00%) DirectX
1 4 (50.00%) CAE
1 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Lotus
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) PLM
3 2 (25.00%) Teamcenter
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) ERP

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Siemens NX
1 2 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) CAD Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Head of Information
1 2 (25.00%) Head of Information Services
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analogue Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) ASIC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) CAD Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) DirectX
1 4 (50.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) CAE
1 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Linear Algebra
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) PLM
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Lotus
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Cadence
3 1 (12.50%) Synopsys