The table below looks at the statistics for AutoCAD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AutoCAD over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 794 832 857
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +25
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 95 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.039% 0.040%
As % of the Applications category 0.55% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 56 33 38
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,700 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,000 £38,650
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+9.35% +10.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17301 16002 17049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.09% 15.04% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13742 13331 14526
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%

AutoCAD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

AutoCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AutoCAD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the UK.

AutoCAD Salary Trend in the UK

AutoCAD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AutoCAD over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 within the UK.

AutoCAD Salary Histogram in the UK

AutoCAD
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the UK over the 3 months to 12 September 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
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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
England +14 72 £31,500 -10.00% 45
South East +8 27 £40,000 +25.49% 11
London +6 21 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Scotland +1 15 £38,000 +24.59%
Hampshire - 14 £40,000 - 1
East of England -3 11 £32,500 +11.24% 2
Aberdeen +21 9 - -
Berkshire +4 8 £25,000 -20.00% 2
Southampton - 8 - - 1
South West -19 7 £35,266 -11.83% 13
Aberdeenshire - 6 £38,000 -
Bristol - 5 £40,000 - 8
Oxfordshire +8 4 £45,000 +30.43% 1
Reading -2 4 £25,000 -20.00% 1
Norwich - 4 £31,250 -
Peterborough - 4 £30,000 -
Norfolk - 4 £31,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Winchester - 3 £40,000 -
North West -9 2 £40,000 +6.66% 7
West Midlands -13 2 £34,250 -2.14% 6
Yorkshire -46 2 £37,500 +2.73% 2
South Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 - 2
Devon - 2 £30,533 -
Plymouth - 2 £30,533 -
Hertford - 2 £45,000 - 1
Doncaster - 2 £37,500 -
Kent -2 1 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Manchester -9 1 - - 1

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing AutoCAD 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 AutoCAD.

1 69 (32.55%) CAD
2 51 (24.06%) Degree
3 47 (22.17%) SolidWorks
4 28 (13.21%) Manufacturing
5 24 (11.32%) Microsoft
6 23 (10.85%) HNC
7 22 (10.38%) Ethernet
7 22 (10.38%) MS Office
8 21 (9.91%) HND
9 20 (9.43%) MS Excel
10 18 (8.49%) Electronics
10 18 (8.49%) Video Conferencing
11 17 (8.02%) C#
12 16 (7.55%) QA
13 15 (7.08%) C
13 15 (7.08%) Structured Cabling
14 13 (6.13%) Project Management
14 13 (6.13%) Autodesk
14 13 (6.13%) .NET
14 13 (6.13%) Multimedia
15 12 (5.66%) Revit
15 12 (5.66%) Windows
16 11 (5.19%) Telecoms
16 11 (5.19%) Security Cleared
17 10 (4.72%) SC Cleared
17 10 (4.72%) Adobe
18 9 (4.25%) TCP/IP
18 9 (4.25%) JavaScript
19 8 (3.77%) Photoshop
19 8 (3.77%) EMC

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing AutoCAD 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 AutoCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.36%) CMS
2 3 (1.42%) Lync
2 3 (1.42%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.94%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (10.38%) MS Office
2 20 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.66%) Revit
4 8 (3.77%) Photoshop
5 6 (2.83%) 3ds Max
5 6 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.83%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 5 (2.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (2.36%) InDesign
6 5 (2.36%) MicroStation
7 4 (1.89%) Solid Edge
7 4 (1.89%) SketchUp
7 4 (1.89%) CINEMA 4D
7 4 (1.89%) Vectorworks
7 4 (1.89%) CATIA
8 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.47%) Windchill
9 1 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.38%) Ethernet
2 15 (7.08%) Structured Cabling
3 9 (4.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.36%) 3G
4 5 (2.36%) Bluetooth
4 5 (2.36%) GPRS
4 5 (2.36%) GSM
4 5 (2.36%) ZigBee
5 4 (1.89%) Modbus
5 4 (1.89%) Profibus
6 3 (1.42%) LAN
7 1 (0.47%) SDH
7 1 (0.47%) DVB
7 1 (0.47%) Wireless
7 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.47%) MS Access
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (2.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.42%) LabVIEW
4 2 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.47%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.47%) Xcode
5 1 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 28 (13.21%) Manufacturing
2 18 (8.49%) Electronics
3 13 (6.13%) Multimedia
4 11 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.83%) Retail
6 4 (1.89%) Games
6 4 (1.89%) Finance
6 4 (1.89%) Marketing
7 2 (0.94%) Advertising
7 2 (0.94%) Military
7 2 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 44 (20.75%) Design Engineer
2 37 (17.45%) Draughtsman
3 26 (12.26%) Designer
4 17 (8.02%) Architect
5 15 (7.08%) Developer
6 14 (6.60%) Analyst
7 12 (5.66%) Graduate
7 12 (5.66%) Consultant
7 12 (5.66%) Support Analyst
7 12 (5.66%) Support Consultant
7 12 (5.66%) Mechanical Engineer
7 12 (5.66%) Mechanical Design Engineer
8 11 (5.19%) CAD Technician
9 10 (4.72%) Junior
10 9 (4.25%) Electronics Engineer
11 8 (3.77%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.30%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.30%) Programmer
12 7 (3.30%) CAD Designer
13 6 (2.83%) CAD Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.13%) .NET
2 7 (3.30%) ASP.NET
2 7 (3.30%) XML
3 5 (2.36%) Web Services
3 5 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (1.89%) LINQ
4 4 (1.89%) JSON
4 4 (1.89%) REST
4 4 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (1.89%) HTML
4 4 (1.89%) SOAP
5 3 (1.42%) CSS
5 3 (1.42%) XHTML
5 3 (1.42%) WPF
6 2 (0.94%) jQuery
6 2 (0.94%) Cocoa
7 1 (0.47%) WinForms
7 1 (0.47%) Ajax
7 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.47%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.49%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (3.30%) GIS
3 6 (2.83%) Physics
4 5 (2.36%) Telematics
4 5 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.89%) Animation
5 4 (1.89%) SCADA
5 4 (1.89%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.89%) Firmware
6 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.94%) Ergonomics
7 2 (0.94%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.47%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) Blog
8 1 (0.47%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.47%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.66%) Windows
2 6 (2.83%) Linux
3 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.94%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.47%) SUSE
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (32.55%) CAD
2 13 (6.13%) Project Management
3 7 (3.30%) MVC
3 7 (3.30%) 3D Modelling
4 6 (2.83%) Software Engineering
4 6 (2.83%) ITIL
4 6 (2.83%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (2.83%) TDD
5 5 (2.36%) Product Management
6 4 (1.89%) Document Management
6 4 (1.89%) 3D Visualisation
6 4 (1.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (1.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (1.42%) Data Modelling
7 3 (1.42%) Change Control
8 2 (0.94%) Hazard Analysis
8 2 (0.94%) Lean Manufacturing
8 2 (0.94%) Web Development
8 2 (0.94%) CAFM
8 2 (0.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.02%) C#
2 15 (7.08%) C
3 9 (4.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.30%) C++
5 6 (2.83%) VB.NET
5 6 (2.83%) Python
6 5 (2.36%) Embedded C
6 5 (2.36%) SQL
6 5 (2.36%) Perl
7 4 (1.89%) VBA
8 2 (0.94%) PHP
8 2 (0.94%) Java
9 1 (0.47%) VB
9 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.47%) XAML
9 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (24.06%) Degree
2 23 (10.85%) HNC
3 21 (9.91%) HND
4 11 (5.19%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.72%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.30%) Chartered Engineer
7 5 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.42%) MCP
9 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.55%) QA
2 5 (2.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.94%) BS25999
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) DameWare
1 3 (1.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (22.17%) SolidWorks
2 24 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.13%) Autodesk
4 10 (4.72%) Adobe
5 8 (3.77%) EMC
6 7 (3.30%) Siemens
7 6 (2.83%) Citrix
8 4 (1.89%) Primavera
8 4 (1.89%) ANSYS
8 4 (1.89%) Allen-Bradley
9 3 (1.42%) Lotus
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle
10 2 (0.94%) ESRI
10 2 (0.94%) VMware
11 1 (0.47%) Google
11 1 (0.47%) Huawei
11 1 (0.47%) Polycom
11 1 (0.47%) Tandberg
11 1 (0.47%) SAP
11 1 (0.47%) Macromedia
Staffordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c. 35,000 - 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Firway Consulting
Salary: £34,000 per annum Circa £34,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Yoh Company
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Kendal
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Staffordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago