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 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 57 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing CAD 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.99% 0.80% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.98% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
422 510 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 83.90% 81.47% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 386 426 531
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Street - 3 £30,000 -
Bath +1 1 £32,500 +8.33%
CAD
South West

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) C++
2 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 12 (85.71%) Mathematics
3 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
4 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 10 (71.43%) C
5 8 (57.14%) C#
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) OO
6 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
6 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
7 3 (21.43%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (21.43%) PDM
7 3 (21.43%) OpenGL
7 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
7 3 (21.43%) STL
7 3 (21.43%) MFC
7 3 (21.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (14.29%) OOD
9 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
9 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
9 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
9 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
9 1 (7.14%) Data Management
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
9 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
9 1 (7.14%) Project Management
9 1 (7.14%) MS Office

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C++ Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) OpenGL
1 3 (21.43%) STL
1 3 (21.43%) MFC
1 3 (21.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
3 3 (21.43%) PDM
3 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C++
2 10 (71.43%) C
3 8 (57.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft