The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 71 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs citing CAD 1 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.17% 3.50% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 4.07% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 11
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -1.40%
CAD
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
479 492 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 82.44% 86.01% 85.07%
Number of salaries quoted 422 415 495
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

CAD
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

CAD Salary Trend in Somerset

CAD
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MFC
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) STL
5 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
5 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (16.67%) PDM
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C++ Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C++/C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (16.67%) MFC
1 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
1 1 (16.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (16.67%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glastonbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago