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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 227 202 206
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Permanent jobs citing CAD 16 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.46% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.55% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £47,500 £43,025
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
4897 5059 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.01% 82.83% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4128 4129 3659
Average salary £40,000 £41,650 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.96% +11.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +7 4 £33,750 +3.84% 5
Dorset -5 3 £30,000 -31.42% 2
Wiltshire - 3 £36,500 - 1
Bristol -17 1 £70,000 +115.38%
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (69.23%) C++
2 15 (38.46%) C#
3 13 (33.33%) Degree
4 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 12 (30.77%) C
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 12 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 11 (28.21%) Manufacturing
6 10 (25.64%) Electronics
7 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) .NET
8 6 (15.38%) HNC
9 5 (12.82%) CSS
9 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
9 5 (12.82%) HTML
9 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
9 5 (12.82%) Aerospace
9 5 (12.82%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (10.26%) PDM
10 4 (10.26%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (10.26%) MVC
10 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
10 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
10 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (10.26%) OO
10 4 (10.26%) XHTML
10 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.26%) OpenGL
10 4 (10.26%) AutoCAD
10 4 (10.26%) STL

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (12.82%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.56%) CATIA
3 1 (2.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (2.56%) Siemens NX
3 1 (2.56%) PTC Creo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
1 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.21%) Manufacturing
2 10 (25.64%) Electronics
3 5 (12.82%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.13%) Automotive
5 1 (2.56%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Design Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Software Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Electronics Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) C++ Developer
4 7 (17.95%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (10.26%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Mechanical Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Mechanical Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) STL
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) XHTML
3 4 (10.26%) OpenGL
3 4 (10.26%) WPF
3 4 (10.26%) LINQ
3 4 (10.26%) jQuery
3 4 (10.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (10.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (2.56%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 12 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.26%) MVC
3 4 (10.26%) PDM
3 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (10.26%) OO
3 4 (10.26%) MVVM
4 3 (7.69%) Product Management
4 3 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Stress Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Finite Element Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.56%) CAE
6 1 (2.56%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C++
2 15 (38.46%) C#
3 12 (30.77%) C
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) Perl
5 3 (7.69%) PHP
5 3 (7.69%) VB
5 3 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) HNC
3 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.56%) EMC
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath, Avon
ITR-UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago