The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 193 209 198
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing CAD 38 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.65% 0.18% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.23% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 37 4 17
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +6.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,400 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4689 4264 4344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.81% 77.61% 77.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3897 3740 3714
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
CAD
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 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
Wiltshire -2 12 £42,500 +13.33%
Somerset -4 10 £30,000 - 1
Bristol +2 9 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Devon - 5 £39,000 -
Dorset -3 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £22,500 -
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 38 (63.33%) Windows
2 23 (38.33%) Manufacturing
3 21 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (35.00%) C++
4 19 (31.67%) OOD
4 19 (31.67%) Degree
5 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 15 (25.00%) ITIL
6 15 (25.00%) Apple
6 15 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 15 (25.00%) SCCM
6 15 (25.00%) Time Management
6 15 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 15 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 15 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 14 (23.33%) Software Testing
7 14 (23.33%) C
7 14 (23.33%) C#
8 13 (21.67%) OO
9 10 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (16.67%) Mac OS
9 10 (16.67%) MS Office
9 10 (16.67%) Project Management
10 9 (15.00%) Change Management
10 9 (15.00%) SAP
10 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 9 (15.00%) Android

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Office
2 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.33%) AutoCAD
4 2 (3.33%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (1.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (1.67%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.67%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Ethernet
2 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.00%) VPN
2 6 (10.00%) DNS
2 6 (10.00%) Firewall
2 6 (10.00%) Wireless
2 6 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (38.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
4 2 (3.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.67%) Finance
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.67%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 5 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Designer
6 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) CAD Technician
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.33%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) Qt
2 1 (1.67%) RESTful
2 1 (1.67%) HTML5
2 1 (1.67%) WebGL
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.00%) iPhone
2 9 (15.00%) iPad
3 6 (10.00%) PDA
4 2 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.67%) Physics
5 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (63.33%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 9 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 9 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 9 (15.00%) Android
5 6 (10.00%) UNIX
5 6 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (31.67%) OOD
3 15 (25.00%) ITIL
3 15 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 15 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 15 (25.00%) Time Management
4 14 (23.33%) Software Testing
5 13 (21.67%) OO
6 10 (16.67%) Project Management
6 10 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (15.00%) Supplier Management
7 9 (15.00%) Change Management
7 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.00%) Electronic Design Automation
9 4 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
10 1 (1.67%) 3D Rendering
10 1 (1.67%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) C++
2 14 (23.33%) C
2 14 (23.33%) C#
3 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.67%) SQL
3 1 (1.67%) Python
3 1 (1.67%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) HNC
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) HND
4 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.00%) MetaFrame
2 6 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 6 (10.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) SCCM
2 9 (15.00%) SAP Afaria
3 6 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.00%) Apple
3 9 (15.00%) SAP
4 7 (11.67%) Siemens
5 6 (10.00%) SonicWALL
5 6 (10.00%) Symantec
5 6 (10.00%) Cisco
5 6 (10.00%) HP
5 6 (10.00%) Dell
5 6 (10.00%) Citrix
5 6 (10.00%) Avaya
6 4 (6.67%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.67%) SolidWorks
7 1 (1.67%) Sage
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