The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolidWorks products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolidWorks over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the SolidWorks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolidWorks
Rank 236 217 220
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing SolidWorks 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% 0.019% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.044% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +28.00%
SolidWorks
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2636 2268 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.99% 42.95% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 1931 2090
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SolidWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolidWorks across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolidWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SolidWorks
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolidWorks across the South West region.

SolidWorks Salary Trend in the South West

SolidWorks
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolidWorks across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SolidWorks Salary Histogram in the South West

SolidWorks
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 SolidWorks within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 - 3 £27,500 -
Dorset - 1 £43,500 - 1
SolidWorks
England

SolidWorks
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing SolidWorks 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 SolidWorks.

1 5 (100.00%) CAD
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace

SolidWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing SolidWorks 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 SolidWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stress Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 47,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £5000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago