The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolidWorks products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolidWorks over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the SolidWorks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolidWorks
Rank 426 408 414
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing SolidWorks 12 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.059% 0.048% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 17
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
SolidWorks
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10176 9985 10382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.24% 48.06% 50.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8097 7742 8443
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SolidWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolidWorks across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolidWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SolidWorks
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SolidWorks Salary Trend in the South East

SolidWorks
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolidWorks across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SolidWorks Salary Histogram in the South East

SolidWorks
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolidWorks within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Buckinghamshire - 6 £42,500 -
Hampshire -18 2 £42,500 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £30,000 -
Surrey -10 1 £50,000 +53.84% 5
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 3
SolidWorks
England

SolidWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing SolidWorks 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 SolidWorks.

1 13 (54.17%) CAD
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 8 (33.33%) C
3 8 (33.33%) C++
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (25.00%) MS Office
5 6 (25.00%) ERP
5 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (25.00%) Epicor
6 5 (20.83%) Minitab
6 5 (20.83%) Statistics
6 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
7 4 (16.67%) Data Security
7 4 (16.67%) MS Access
7 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
7 4 (16.67%) AutoCAD
7 4 (16.67%) VoIP
7 4 (16.67%) Software Licensing
7 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (16.67%) Solid Edge
7 4 (16.67%) CCTV
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (12.50%) Finite Element Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008

SolidWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing SolidWorks 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 SolidWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) AutoCAD
2 4 (16.67%) Solid Edge
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (8.33%) WLAN
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) RFID
3 1 (4.17%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MS Access
3 2 (8.33%) CorVu
General
1 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Development Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Development Support Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Hardware Support Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Mechanical Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate
4 2 (8.33%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Statistics
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) CAD
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.67%) Data Security
4 4 (16.67%) Software Licensing
4 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (12.50%) Finite Element Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.33%) Document Management
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Line Management
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Stress Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
1 8 (33.33%) C++
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) HNC
2 2 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (25.00%) Epicor
2 5 (20.83%) Minitab
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Siemens
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
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