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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 44 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs citing CAD 19 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.39% 1.67% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 2.03% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 0
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £36,033 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-0.78% +0.09%
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
466 592 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 83.07% 82.57% 80.58%
Number of salaries quoted 401 509 490
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

CAD Salary Histogram 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 7 May 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
Bath +22 16 £32,500 +8.33%
Street - 3 £26,500 -
CAD
South West

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 18 (75.00%) C++
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 7 (29.17%) C
4 7 (29.17%) .NET
4 7 (29.17%) Degree
4 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
5 6 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (25.00%) PDM
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (25.00%) STL
5 6 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) OpenGL
6 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.67%) HNC
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) MFC
6 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.50%) Perl
7 3 (12.50%) PHP
7 3 (12.50%) VB
7 3 (12.50%) Java

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Programmer
2 5 (20.83%) C++ Programmer
2 5 (20.83%) C++ Software Developer
2 5 (20.83%) C++ Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C++ Analyst Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (25.00%) STL
2 6 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) MFC
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (12.50%) XHTML
4 3 (12.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 3 (12.50%) WPF
4 3 (12.50%) LINQ
4 3 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 6 (25.00%) PDM
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (12.50%) MVVM
3 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) Product Management
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C++
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) C
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) Perl
6 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (12.50%) VB
6 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) HNC
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft