The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolidWorks
Rank 435 429 430
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing SolidWorks 16 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.067% 0.040% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.077% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 11
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,250 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.10%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11587 11621 11911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.19% 51.77% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9109 9399 10122
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolidWorks
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +6 10 £47,500 - 1
Hampshire -1 2 £42,500 +30.76%
West Sussex +5 1 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
SolidWorks
England

SolidWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (75.00%) Degree
2 14 (58.33%) CAD
3 11 (45.83%) Manufacturing
4 10 (41.67%) CATIA
4 10 (41.67%) Performance Management
4 10 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Electronics
6 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
6 4 (16.67%) Finite Element Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 3 (12.50%) Epicor Vantage
7 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.50%) QA
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) CorVu
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) Document Management
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.50%) Epicor
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (12.50%) Internet
7 3 (12.50%) ClearQuest
7 3 (12.50%) C#

SolidWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) CATIA
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (8.33%) Maya
3 2 (8.33%) Solid Edge
4 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) WLAN
1 3 (12.50%) Wireless
1 3 (12.50%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) CorVu
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) ClearQuest
1 3 (12.50%) ClearCase
General
1 11 (45.83%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
3 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 2 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Mechanical Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Design Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Development Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Research Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Industrial Designer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Designer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) CAD
2 10 (41.67%) Performance Management
2 10 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Finite Element Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Document Management
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) OOD
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) Industrial Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
1 3 (12.50%) C++
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) Epicor
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