The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 74 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing CAD 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.28% 0.15% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.18% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £31,750 £21,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.67% -21.81%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
CAD
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
640 559 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.15% 85.60% 81.04%
Number of salaries quoted 544 453 426
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CAD
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

CAD Salary Trend in Sheffield

CAD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (100.00%) CAE
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) PhD
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) MFC
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (40.00%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Physics
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Social Media
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) PLM
5 1 (20.00%) PDM
5 1 (20.00%) HND

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Trainee
3 1 (20.00%) CAD Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3D Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) MFC
1 2 (40.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CAE
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PhD
3 1 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA