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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 245 244 209
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -35
Permanent jobs citing CAD 8 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.22% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.25% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 31
Median salary £32,750 £35,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.39% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
4843 5143 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.09% 86.50% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4043 4306 4204
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing CAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -2 6 £31,500 -3.07%
Dorset +8 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Gloucestershire - 1 £33,000 -
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing CAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for CAD.

1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Electronics
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (23.08%) HNC
3 3 (23.08%) AutoCAD
4 2 (15.38%) CAE
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
4 2 (15.38%) Firmware
4 2 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (7.69%) OrCAD
5 1 (7.69%) QA
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) PTC Creo
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) CATIA
5 1 (7.69%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
5 1 (7.69%) Automotive
5 1 (7.69%) Advertising

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) AutoCAD
2 2 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (7.69%) CATIA
3 1 (7.69%) OrCAD
3 1 (7.69%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (7.69%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
General
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
1 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Design Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Development Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Account Manager
3 1 (7.69%) CAD Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Sales Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (15.38%) CAE
2 2 (15.38%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) HNC
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Autodesk
1 1 (7.69%) EMC
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft