The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 806 839 864
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +25
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 111 44 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.040% 0.047%
As % of the Applications category 0.62% 0.27% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 71 23 48
Average salary £33,000 £26,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £17,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £25,750 £28,250
% change year-on-year
+28.15% -8.84%
Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17954 16596 16520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.80% 14.95% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14519 13654 14323
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -10 72 £32,500 +25.00% 18
Scotland +16 34 £37,500 +15.38%
Aberdeen - 26 £40,000 -
London -37 18 £32,000 +20.75% 3
West Midlands - 12 £27,500 - 4
South West +1 10 £33,000 - 1
South East -16 10 £32,500 -3.70% 3
East of England -6 9 £41,500 +118.42% 1
East Midlands -15 9 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Leicestershire -6 7 £32,500 -13.33%
Bristol - 7 £33,000 - 1
Fife - 6 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 - -
Glenrothes - 5 £35,000 -
City of London -14 4 £47,500 +86.27% 1
Leicester - 4 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire +14 3 £45,000 +136.84% 1
West Sussex +8 3 £28,500 -28.75%
North West -6 3 £27,500 +3.77% 2
Norfolk - 3 - -
Devon - 3 £39,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £41,500 -
Plymouth - 3 £39,000 -
Cheshire -2 2 £31,250 - 1
Hampshire -2 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Berkshire -5 2 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Glasgow -13 2 £27,500 -
Crawley - 2 £27,500 -
Derby - 2 £32,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £32,500 -

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 49 (30.63%) CAD
2 43 (26.88%) Degree
3 35 (21.88%) HNC
4 30 (18.75%) SolidWorks
4 30 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 23 (14.38%) HND
6 21 (13.13%) MS Office
7 19 (11.88%) Project Management
7 19 (11.88%) Manufacturing
8 17 (10.63%) MS Excel
9 16 (10.00%) Windows
9 16 (10.00%) 3ds Max
10 15 (9.38%) Revit
11 13 (8.13%) Active Directory
12 12 (7.50%) Visualisation
13 11 (6.88%) QA
13 11 (6.88%) SC Cleared
13 11 (6.88%) Security Cleared
13 11 (6.88%) Retail
14 10 (6.25%) MS Visio
14 10 (6.25%) ITIL
15 9 (5.63%) SQL Server
15 9 (5.63%) Windows XP
15 9 (5.63%) Finance
15 9 (5.63%) Autodesk
15 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
16 8 (5.00%) Siemens
16 8 (5.00%) Electronics

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.13%) Lync
2 3 (1.88%) Documentum
2 3 (1.88%) IIS
2 3 (1.88%) CMS
3 2 (1.25%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.25%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (13.13%) MS Office
2 17 (10.63%) MS Excel
3 16 (10.00%) 3ds Max
4 15 (9.38%) Revit
5 10 (6.25%) MS Visio
6 8 (5.00%) Photoshop
7 7 (4.38%) CINEMA 4D
8 4 (2.50%) Vectorworks
9 3 (1.88%) MS Project
9 3 (1.88%) CATIA
10 2 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (1.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 2 (1.25%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.63%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.63%) SketchUp
11 1 (0.63%) ProjectWise
11 1 (0.63%) CorelDRAW
11 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.63%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.63%) SmartPlant
2 1 (0.63%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.00%) LAN
2 7 (4.38%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (3.13%) SDH
4 4 (2.50%) DWDM
4 4 (2.50%) MPLS
4 4 (2.50%) VoIP
4 4 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.88%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.88%) Wireless
6 2 (1.25%) WAN
6 2 (1.25%) Modbus
6 2 (1.25%) Profibus
7 1 (0.63%) Multicast
7 1 (0.63%) VPN
7 1 (0.63%) GSM
7 1 (0.63%) DVB
7 1 (0.63%) RTP
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.63%) NAS
7 1 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.63%) MySQL
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.13%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 19 (11.88%) Manufacturing
2 11 (6.88%) Retail
3 9 (5.63%) Finance
4 8 (5.00%) Electronics
5 6 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.50%) Marketing
6 4 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.25%) Games
7 2 (1.25%) French Language
7 2 (1.25%) German Language
7 2 (1.25%) Advertising
7 2 (1.25%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (19.38%) Design Engineer
2 21 (13.13%) Draughtsman
3 20 (12.50%) Analyst
4 14 (8.75%) Support Analyst
5 13 (8.13%) CAD Technician
6 10 (6.25%) Designer
7 8 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 8 (5.00%) Graduate
8 7 (4.38%) Senior Technician
9 6 (3.75%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (3.75%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (3.75%) IT Support
10 5 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) CAD Designer
10 5 (3.13%) Mechanical Design Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Electronics Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Communications Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Mechanical Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) PLC Engineer
11 4 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.13%) .NET
2 2 (1.25%) jQuery
2 2 (1.25%) WPF
2 2 (1.25%) HTML
2 2 (1.25%) CSS
2 2 (1.25%) XHTML
3 1 (0.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.63%) Web Services
3 1 (0.63%) XML
3 1 (0.63%) Flash
3 1 (0.63%) ADO.NET
3 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.63%) OLE
3 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.63%) WCF
3 1 (0.63%) RESTful
3 1 (0.63%) HTML5
3 1 (0.63%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.63%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.50%) Visualisation
2 7 (4.38%) GIS
3 5 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (3.13%) SCADA
3 5 (3.13%) CCTV
4 3 (1.88%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.88%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.25%) Animation
5 2 (1.25%) Firmware
5 2 (1.25%) MPEG
6 1 (0.63%) Blog
6 1 (0.63%) FMCG
6 1 (0.63%) iPhone
6 1 (0.63%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.63%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.00%) Windows
2 9 (5.63%) Windows XP
2 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.63%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.63%) Linux
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.63%) Android
3 1 (0.63%) SUSE
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.63%) CAD
2 19 (11.88%) Project Management
3 10 (6.25%) ITIL
4 7 (4.38%) 3D Modelling
4 7 (4.38%) 3D Visualisation
5 5 (3.13%) Quality Management
5 5 (3.13%) Lean Manufacturing
5 5 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 4 (2.50%) Service Management
6 4 (2.50%) Data Modelling
6 4 (2.50%) CRM
7 3 (1.88%) OOP
7 3 (1.88%) Six Sigma
7 3 (1.88%) Configuration Management
7 3 (1.88%) Business Development
7 3 (1.88%) Resource Management
7 3 (1.88%) CAFM
7 3 (1.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (1.88%) Change Control
7 3 (1.88%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.00%) C
1 8 (5.00%) C++
2 6 (3.75%) SQL
3 5 (3.13%) C#
4 2 (1.25%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.25%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.25%) Python
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
5 1 (0.63%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.63%) Java
5 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (26.88%) Degree
2 35 (21.88%) HNC
3 23 (14.38%) HND
4 11 (6.88%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.88%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
6 4 (2.50%) MCP
6 4 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.63%) PhD
8 1 (0.63%) MCSE
8 1 (0.63%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (0.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.88%) QA
2 6 (3.75%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.88%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (18.75%) SolidWorks
1 30 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.63%) Autodesk
3 8 (5.00%) Siemens
4 6 (3.75%) Adobe
5 5 (3.13%) Citrix
5 5 (3.13%) Allen-Bradley
6 4 (2.50%) Primavera
7 3 (1.88%) Cisco
7 3 (1.88%) ESRI
7 3 (1.88%) ANSYS
8 2 (1.25%) Lotus
8 2 (1.25%) Oracle
8 2 (1.25%) HP
8 2 (1.25%) Dell
9 1 (0.63%) AVEVA
9 1 (0.63%) EMC
9 1 (0.63%) CommVault
9 1 (0.63%) Macromedia
9 1 (0.63%) SAP
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Profit share, Pension, Mob, Lap
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Key Personnel Management Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Grimsby
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Pension, Life Assurance
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West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Shropshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car
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Salary: Competitive
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