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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 755 845 851
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +6
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 144 60 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.055% 0.024%
As % of the Applications category 0.82% 0.36% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 105 36 23
Average salary £35,295 £29,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.64% -6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,450 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -4.76%

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
17581 16550 16876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.81% 15.18% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14475 13391 14549
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
(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
England +56 118 £34,000 +15.25% 32
South East +19 35 £34,000 +9.67% 13
London +7 31 £30,000 +6.19% 1
North West - 19 £45,000 - 1
Scotland +20 17 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 13 £45,000 - 1
East of England -14 12 £34,500 -15.85%
Aberdeen +18 10 £45,000 -
South West +2 8 £32,500 +35.41% 10
Wales - 8 £45,000 -
North East - 8 £45,000 -
South Wales - 8 £45,000 -
Kent - 8 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 8 £32,000 - 5
Billingham - 8 £45,000 -
Bridgend - 8 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 8 £45,000 -
Durham - 8 £45,000 -
Warrington - 8 £45,000 -
Berkshire +19 7 £29,250 -7.87% 1
Bristol +7 7 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Surrey -6 7 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Norfolk - 7 £25,000 -
Dundee - 7 £30,000 -
Manchester - 6 £20,000 -
Reading -3 5 £35,000 +10.23%
Great Yarmouth - 4 - -
City of London +14 3 £38,500 +33.91%
Hertfordshire -18 3 £38,500 -6.09%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £20,000 - 1

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 78 (32.64%) Degree
2 66 (27.62%) CAD
3 55 (23.01%) HND
4 49 (20.50%) HNC
5 40 (16.74%) Microsoft
6 33 (13.81%) MS Office
7 30 (12.55%) JavaScript
7 30 (12.55%) MS Excel
7 30 (12.55%) QA
8 29 (12.13%) .NET
9 27 (11.30%) Photoshop
10 26 (10.88%) ASP.NET
11 24 (10.04%) Manufacturing
12 23 (9.62%) C#
13 22 (9.21%) SolidWorks
14 21 (8.79%) Telecoms
15 20 (8.37%) Adobe Illustrator
16 19 (7.95%) MVC
16 19 (7.95%) SQL Server
17 18 (7.53%) HTML
18 17 (7.11%) VB.NET
19 16 (6.69%) WinForms
19 16 (6.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
20 15 (6.28%) SQL
20 15 (6.28%) Autodesk
20 15 (6.28%) Project Management
20 15 (6.28%) GIS
20 15 (6.28%) jQuery
21 14 (5.86%) ASP.NET MVC
21 14 (5.86%) Revit

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 6 (2.51%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.67%) Smallworld
3 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.84%) IIS
3 2 (0.84%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.84%) Documentum
4 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (13.81%) MS Office
2 30 (12.55%) MS Excel
3 27 (11.30%) Photoshop
4 20 (8.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (5.86%) Revit
6 10 (4.18%) MS Visio
7 9 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (3.35%) InDesign
9 6 (2.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (1.67%) SketchUp
11 3 (1.26%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.84%) MS Project
12 2 (0.84%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.84%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.42%) MicroStation
13 1 (0.42%) Solid Edge
13 1 (0.42%) Simulink
13 1 (0.42%) ArchiCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) CODA-Financials
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.35%) GitHub
2 2 (0.84%) Office 365
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.44%) Ethernet
2 11 (4.60%) Structured Cabling
3 9 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.09%) Firewall
5 4 (1.67%) Wireless
5 4 (1.67%) DNS
6 3 (1.26%) VPN
6 3 (1.26%) VoIP
6 3 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.26%) Intranet
6 3 (1.26%) SMTP
7 2 (0.84%) 4G
7 2 (0.84%) Internet
7 2 (0.84%) 3G
7 2 (0.84%) PBX
7 2 (0.84%) SAN
8 1 (0.42%) LAN
8 1 (0.42%) WAN
8 1 (0.42%) IPsec
8 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.60%) MySQL
3 4 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (1.67%) MS Access
3 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.84%) DataEase
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (6.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.67%) InstallShield
4 3 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.42%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.42%) Xcode
5 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (10.04%) Manufacturing
2 21 (8.79%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.18%) Multimedia
4 7 (2.93%) Electronics
5 4 (1.67%) Finance
6 3 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.26%) Back Office
6 3 (1.26%) Automotive
6 3 (1.26%) Legal
6 3 (1.26%) Marketing
7 2 (0.84%) Retail
8 1 (0.42%) Military
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 71 (29.71%) Design Engineer
2 29 (12.13%) Developer
3 26 (10.88%) Draughtsman
4 22 (9.21%) C# Developer
5 21 (8.79%) .NET Developer
5 21 (8.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (7.11%) Support Consultant
6 17 (7.11%) Consultant
7 15 (6.28%) Designer
8 13 (5.44%) Mechanical Engineer
9 10 (4.18%) CAD Technician
9 10 (4.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (3.77%) Mechanical Design Engineer
10 9 (3.77%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.35%) Graduate
12 7 (2.93%) Architect
12 7 (2.93%) Analyst
12 7 (2.93%) Security Consultant
12 7 (2.93%) IT Support
13 6 (2.51%) Electrical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.13%) .NET
2 26 (10.88%) ASP.NET
3 18 (7.53%) HTML
4 16 (6.69%) WinForms
5 15 (6.28%) jQuery
6 14 (5.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (5.86%) XML
7 13 (5.44%) LINQ
7 13 (5.44%) AngularJS
7 13 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (5.02%) REST
8 12 (5.02%) Web Services
8 12 (5.02%) JSON
8 12 (5.02%) SOAP
9 11 (4.60%) CSS
10 9 (3.77%) DirectX
10 9 (3.77%) WebGL
11 8 (3.35%) Backbone.js
12 6 (2.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (1.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.28%) GIS
2 10 (4.18%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.35%) CCTV
5 5 (2.09%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.26%) Statistics
6 3 (1.26%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.26%) Open Source
7 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.84%) iPhone
7 2 (0.84%) Blog
7 2 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (0.84%) LLPG
8 1 (0.42%) PDA
8 1 (0.42%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.42%) SCADA
8 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.42%) Physics
8 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.86%) Windows
2 7 (2.93%) Linux
3 5 (2.09%) Windows XP
3 5 (2.09%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.09%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.84%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.42%) Solaris
6 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (27.62%) CAD
2 19 (7.95%) MVC
3 15 (6.28%) Project Management
4 9 (3.77%) Software Engineering
5 8 (3.35%) CAFM
6 7 (2.93%) Time Management
6 7 (2.93%) Video Analytics
6 7 (2.93%) Analytics
7 6 (2.51%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (2.09%) TDD
8 5 (2.09%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.09%) 3D Modelling
9 4 (1.67%) Hazard Analysis
9 4 (1.67%) Data Management
9 4 (1.67%) Network Design
9 4 (1.67%) Workflow Management
9 4 (1.67%) OO
9 4 (1.67%) Workflow
10 3 (1.26%) ITIL
10 3 (1.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.55%) JavaScript
2 23 (9.62%) C#
3 17 (7.11%) VB.NET
4 15 (6.28%) SQL
5 13 (5.44%) C
5 13 (5.44%) VBA
6 12 (5.02%) PHP
7 10 (4.18%) VB
8 4 (1.67%) VB6
9 2 (0.84%) Java
10 1 (0.42%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.42%) XAML
10 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 78 (32.64%) Degree
2 55 (23.01%) HND
3 49 (20.50%) HNC
4 12 (5.02%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.18%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.67%) MCP
7 4 (1.67%) CCNA
7 4 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.26%) MCSE
9 2 (0.84%) MCSA
9 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.84%) MCITP
9 2 (0.84%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.42%) CCENT
10 1 (0.42%) MCTS
10 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.42%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.55%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) BS25999
2 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 9 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.84%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.84%) XenApp
3 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.42%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.42%) WSUS
3 1 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.42%) SCCM
3 1 (0.42%) SCOM
3 1 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 40 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.21%) SolidWorks
3 15 (6.28%) Autodesk
4 12 (5.02%) Adobe
5 7 (2.93%) Oracle
5 7 (2.93%) Citrix
6 6 (2.51%) Mapinfo
6 6 (2.51%) Cisco
7 5 (2.09%) Symantec
7 5 (2.09%) Google
8 3 (1.26%) VMware
8 3 (1.26%) Minitab
8 3 (1.26%) McAfee
8 3 (1.26%) CODA
9 2 (0.84%) Avaya
9 2 (0.84%) Lotus
9 2 (0.84%) HP
9 2 (0.84%) Dell
9 2 (0.84%) EMC
9 2 (0.84%) Mitel
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Yarmouth, Isle of Wight
CCity IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Ellesmere Port
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Medical + Dental
Posted: 19 days ago
Abingdon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Medical + Dental
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago