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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 226 223 206
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing CAD 29 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.45% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 22
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,900 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £55,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +2.94%
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
4987 5100 4540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.58% 86.62% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4144 4299 3844
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Bristol -5 7 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Wiltshire - 5 £16,000 - 1
Somerset -8 4 £35,000 +21.73% 2
Gloucestershire +2 2 - - 2
Devon - 2 £36,500 -
Dorset -5 1 £37,500 -31.81%
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (32.35%) Degree
2 21 (30.88%) C
2 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
3 18 (26.47%) AutoCAD
4 15 (22.06%) C#
4 15 (22.06%) C++
4 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
5 14 (20.59%) SQL
6 13 (19.12%) MS Project
6 13 (19.12%) Manufacturing
7 12 (17.65%) Finance
7 12 (17.65%) Network Design
7 12 (17.65%) NVQ Level 3
7 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
8 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (14.71%) Mentoring
10 9 (13.24%) Electronics
11 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
12 7 (10.29%) Mathematics
12 7 (10.29%) Autodesk
12 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
12 7 (10.29%) .NET
13 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
13 6 (8.82%) SOLIDWORKS
13 6 (8.82%) PLM
14 5 (7.35%) HNC
15 4 (5.88%) Windows
15 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
15 4 (5.88%) HTML
15 4 (5.88%) SQL Server

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.94%) CMS
1 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (26.47%) AutoCAD
2 13 (19.12%) MS Project
3 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.82%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (4.41%) Revit
5 2 (2.94%) Siemens NX
5 2 (2.94%) Solid Edge
6 1 (1.47%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (1.47%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Primavera
1 2 (2.94%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.47%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Firewall
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
1 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (19.12%) Manufacturing
2 12 (17.65%) Finance
3 9 (13.24%) Electronics
4 4 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.88%) Marketing
5 3 (4.41%) Automotive
6 2 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (17.65%) Data Centre Engineer
1 12 (17.65%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) C# Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Account Manager
3 8 (11.76%) C++ Developer
3 8 (11.76%) C++/C# Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Sales Manager
4 7 (10.29%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Design Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Electronics Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Mechanical Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (5.88%) CAD Technician
6 4 (5.88%) Draughtsman
6 4 (5.88%) Junior
6 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) .NET
2 4 (5.88%) HTML
3 3 (4.41%) CSS
3 3 (4.41%) jQuery
3 3 (4.41%) LINQ
3 3 (4.41%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 3 (4.41%) MFC
3 3 (4.41%) Web Services
3 3 (4.41%) WPF
3 3 (4.41%) XHTML
4 2 (2.94%) COM
4 2 (2.94%) DirectX
4 2 (2.94%) ODBC
4 2 (2.94%) OLE
4 2 (2.94%) Qt
4 2 (2.94%) STL
5 1 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.47%) Middleware
5 1 (1.47%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.29%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.88%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.47%) 3D Printing
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Mechatronics
6 1 (1.47%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) AIX
2 1 (1.47%) HPUX
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Solaris
2 1 (1.47%) Unix
2 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
2 12 (17.65%) Network Design
3 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.82%) PLM
6 4 (5.88%) Finite Element Analysis
6 4 (5.88%) Scrum
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.41%) MVC
7 3 (4.41%) MVVM
7 3 (4.41%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (4.41%) PDM
7 3 (4.41%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (2.94%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL
8 2 (2.94%) OOD
8 2 (2.94%) Presales
8 2 (2.94%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (2.94%) Structured Programming
8 2 (2.94%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.88%) C
2 15 (22.06%) C#
2 15 (22.06%) C++
3 14 (20.59%) SQL
4 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) Degree
2 12 (17.65%) NVQ Level 3
3 5 (7.35%) HNC
4 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.41%) HND
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.47%) PhD
7 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.47%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) Firmware
1 1 (1.47%) MetaFrame
1 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Autodesk
3 3 (4.41%) EMC
4 2 (2.94%) Siemens
5 1 (1.47%) Actuate
5 1 (1.47%) BEA
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle
5 1 (1.47%) Sun
5 1 (1.47%) webMethods
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Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Excellent Train
Posted: Yesterday
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
GWP Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Skilliantech Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + Pension, Priv Health, Hols
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago