The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had CAD Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Engineer
Rank 904 957 953
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a CAD Engineer 7 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.007% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 19
Median salary £39,000 £28,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.05% -16.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,100 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £28,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+38.66% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CAD Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured CAD Engineer in the job title.

CAD Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CAD Engineer
Salary Trend

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

CAD Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

CAD Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 4 £39,000 +38.05% 6
Scotland +26 2 £39,000 -
Edinburgh +16 2 £39,000 -
East of England +13 2 £39,500 +8.21% 3
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £39,500 +8.21% 2
South East - 1 £31,000 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £31,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1

CAD Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, CAD Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring CAD Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) CAD
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) OpenGL
3 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
3 6 (46.15%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
4 5 (38.46%) SOLIDWORKS
4 5 (38.46%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) CAE
5 4 (30.77%) Finite Element Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Tcl
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) ANSYS
6 3 (23.08%) Electronics
6 3 (23.08%) C
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) AutoCAD
6 3 (23.08%) Autodesk
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Physics
7 2 (15.38%) Complexity Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
7 2 (15.38%) Linear Algebra
7 2 (15.38%) PTC Creo
7 2 (15.38%) Intel
7 2 (15.38%) Fortran
7 2 (15.38%) DirectX

CAD Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (23.08%) AutoCAD
3 2 (15.38%) Abaqus
3 2 (15.38%) NASTRAN
3 2 (15.38%) PTC Creo
3 2 (15.38%) Revit
4 1 (7.69%) MicroStation
4 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.69%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (7.69%) Siemens NX
4 1 (7.69%) Solid Edge
4 1 (7.69%) Windchill
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
3 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 2 (15.38%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) OpenGL
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Axis
2 2 (15.38%) DirectX
2 2 (15.38%) OpenCL
2 2 (15.38%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Physics
4 2 (15.38%) 3D Printing
4 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
4 2 (15.38%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Life Science
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) CAD
2 4 (30.77%) CAE
2 4 (30.77%) Finite Element Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Complexity Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Electronic Design Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Linear Algebra
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.69%) PDM
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
4 1 (7.69%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Tcl
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Fortran
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) ANSYS
1 3 (23.08%) Autodesk
2 2 (15.38%) Intel
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) PTC
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Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
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