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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolidWorks
Rank 427 442 439
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing SolidWorks 14 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.064% 0.042% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.086% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 12
Average salary £26,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £43,750 £32,750
% change year-on-year
-38.28% +33.58%
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
11186 10513 11063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.19% 48.55% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8718 8267 9425
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 £26,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 - - 2
Hampshire -24 2 £41,250 -2.94%
Middlesex - 1 £30,000 -
SolidWorks
England

SolidWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 14 (58.33%) CAD
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) AutoCAD
3 7 (29.17%) C
3 7 (29.17%) C++
4 6 (25.00%) HNC
4 6 (25.00%) HND
4 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (20.83%) Statistics
5 5 (20.83%) Minitab
6 4 (16.67%) ERP
6 4 (16.67%) Finite Element Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Change Control
7 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) Document Management
7 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 3 (12.50%) CorVu
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.50%) Epicor
7 3 (12.50%) MS Office
7 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.50%) Epicor Vantage
7 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange

SolidWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (29.17%) AutoCAD
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (4.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (4.17%) Simulink
4 1 (4.17%) CATIA
4 1 (4.17%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) WLAN
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
1 3 (12.50%) RFID
1 3 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) CorVu
General
1 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Development Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Mechanical Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Development Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Graduate
4 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) WinForms
2 1 (4.17%) WPF
2 1 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (4.17%) WebGL
2 1 (4.17%) STL
2 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
2 1 (4.17%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Statistics
2 1 (4.17%) Robotics
2 1 (4.17%) Mechatronics
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.17%) Physics
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) CAD
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) ERP
3 4 (16.67%) Finite Element Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Document Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Stress Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) PDM
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Research
6 1 (4.17%) Business Development
6 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C
1 7 (29.17%) C++
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.17%) XAML
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) HNC
2 6 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Minitab
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Epicor
3 2 (8.33%) Siemens
3 2 (8.33%) Autodesk
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) Cadence
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 per annum + company car, annual bonus scheme, pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago