The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 216 185 216
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +31
Permanent jobs citing CAD 22 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.64% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.78% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 5
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
CAD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5121 4493 4331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.32% 81.97% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4265 3791 3805
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CAD across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CAD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CAD Salary Trend in the South West

CAD
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAD across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

CAD Salary Histogram in the South West

CAD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
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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
Somerset +9 13 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Dorset -25 4 £49,250 +71.30%
Bristol -6 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Wiltshire -7 2 £25,000 -29.57% 8
Gloucestershire -16 1 £50,000 +122.22% 9
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (46.51%) Degree
2 19 (44.19%) C++
3 11 (25.58%) C#
3 11 (25.58%) Project Management
4 10 (23.26%) C
5 9 (20.93%) OO
5 9 (20.93%) Visualisation
6 8 (18.60%) SQL
6 8 (18.60%) OpenGL
6 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
6 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.60%) FMCG
7 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
7 7 (16.28%) Electronics
7 7 (16.28%) 3D Graphics
7 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
8 6 (13.95%) STL
8 6 (13.95%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.95%) PDM
8 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
8 6 (13.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 5 (11.63%) MFC
9 5 (11.63%) SolidWorks
10 4 (9.30%) Java
10 4 (9.30%) VB
10 4 (9.30%) .NET
10 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.98%) Perl

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (4.65%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.33%) CATIA
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) DELMIA
1 1 (2.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) FishEye
General
1 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
2 7 (16.28%) Electronics
3 3 (6.98%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.65%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Designer
2 8 (18.60%) Creative Designer
3 5 (11.63%) C++ Programmer
3 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Programmer
4 4 (9.30%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Design Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) C++ Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (6.98%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Software Manager
5 3 (6.98%) C++ Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Graduate
7 1 (2.33%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) OpenGL
2 6 (13.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (13.95%) STL
3 5 (11.63%) MFC
4 4 (9.30%) .NET
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) DirectX
5 1 (2.33%) WinForms
5 1 (2.33%) WPF
5 1 (2.33%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Visualisation
2 8 (18.60%) FMCG
3 7 (16.28%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
4 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.98%) Open Source
6 2 (4.65%) VHDL
6 2 (4.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.33%) CCTV
7 1 (2.33%) CPLD
7 1 (2.33%) Animation
7 1 (2.33%) Photography
7 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.33%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Project Management
2 9 (20.93%) OO
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.95%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (13.95%) PDM
5 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.98%) Web Development
6 3 (6.98%) ERP
6 3 (6.98%) OOD
7 2 (4.65%) Product Management
8 1 (2.33%) Stress Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) 3D Rendering
8 1 (2.33%) 3D Programming
8 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.33%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (2.33%) Signal Processing
8 1 (2.33%) 3D Visualisation
8 1 (2.33%) Line Management
8 1 (2.33%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) C++
2 11 (25.58%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) C
4 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) VB
5 4 (9.30%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) Python
6 3 (6.98%) Perl
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) HNC
2 3 (6.98%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) SolidWorks
3 3 (6.98%) Autodesk
4 2 (4.65%) EMC
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) Lattice Semiconductor
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