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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 222 199 212
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs citing CAD 25 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.64% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.78% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 4
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £42,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
5100 4736 4327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.75% 81.77% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4195 3950 3810
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 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 17 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
(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
Somerset +17 19 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Wiltshire -7 2 £25,000 -41.17% 7
Dorset -21 2 £49,250 -
Bristol -2 1 - - 3
Gloucestershire -12 1 £50,000 +122.22% 9
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 21 (43.75%) C++
2 20 (41.67%) Degree
3 14 (29.17%) C#
4 11 (22.92%) SQL
4 11 (22.92%) Project Management
4 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
5 10 (20.83%) C
5 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.67%) FMCG
7 8 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 8 (16.67%) OO
8 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
8 7 (14.58%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (14.58%) OpenGL
8 7 (14.58%) Electronics
8 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
8 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 6 (12.50%) PDM
9 6 (12.50%) .NET
9 6 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (12.50%) STL
9 6 (12.50%) HNC
9 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.42%) MFC
10 5 (10.42%) SOLIDWORKS
11 4 (8.33%) VB
11 4 (8.33%) Java

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 5 (10.42%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.08%) CATIA
4 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) DELMIA
1 1 (2.08%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.08%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) FishEye
3 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
2 7 (14.58%) Electronics
3 3 (6.25%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.17%) Automotive
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Designer
2 8 (16.67%) Creative Designer
3 7 (14.58%) Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Programmer
5 5 (10.42%) C++ Developer
5 5 (10.42%) C++ Programmer
6 4 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Design Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) C++ Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Manager
8 2 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) OpenGL
2 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) STL
2 6 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (10.42%) MFC
4 3 (6.25%) CSS
4 3 (6.25%) WPF
4 3 (6.25%) HTML
5 2 (4.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 2 (4.17%) LINQ
5 2 (4.17%) jQuery
5 2 (4.17%) Web Services
5 2 (4.17%) XHTML
6 1 (2.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) FMCG
1 8 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 7 (14.58%) 3D Graphics
2 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.25%) Open Source
5 2 (4.17%) VHDL
5 2 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.08%) CCTV
6 1 (2.08%) CPLD
6 1 (2.08%) Animation
6 1 (2.08%) Photography
6 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Project Management
2 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (12.50%) PDM
7 3 (6.25%) Web Development
7 3 (6.25%) ERP
8 2 (4.17%) OOD
8 2 (4.17%) MVC
8 2 (4.17%) Product Management
8 2 (4.17%) MVVM
9 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.08%) Digital Signal Processing
9 1 (2.08%) Signal Processing
9 1 (2.08%) Line Management
9 1 (2.08%) Stress Analysis
9 1 (2.08%) Scrum
9 1 (2.08%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) C++
2 14 (29.17%) C#
3 11 (22.92%) SQL
4 10 (20.83%) C
5 4 (8.33%) VB
5 4 (8.33%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) Perl
6 3 (6.25%) PHP
6 3 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) HNC
3 3 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Autodesk
3 2 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.08%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
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