The table below looks at the statistics for the CAD Technician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CAD Technician
Rank 899 869 900
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a CAD Technician 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.002% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £19,000 £36,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.94% +58.69%
UK excluding London average salary £19,000 £36,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-47.94% +58.69%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

CAD Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CAD Technician in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

CAD Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CAD Technician
Salary Trend

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

CAD Technician Salary Trend in the UK

CAD Technician
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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 -13 4 £19,000 -47.94% 2
South East - 2 - - 2
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
Leeds -27 1 £19,000 -47.94%
West Yorkshire -36 1 £19,000 -47.94%
Yorkshire -37 1 £19,000 -47.94%
North West - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £19,000 -
Brighouse - 1 £19,000 -
Halifax - 1 £19,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £19,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 £19,000 -

CAD Technician
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited CAD Technician in their job title 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 with CAD Technician in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) CAD
2 11 (73.33%) AutoCAD
3 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Teamcenter
5 4 (26.67%) Autodesk
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Siemens
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) HNC
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) QA
7 2 (13.33%) MicroStation
7 2 (13.33%) ProjectWise
7 2 (13.33%) 3D Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) Revit
8 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Degree
8 1 (6.67%) HND
8 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (6.67%) Automotive
8 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (6.67%) 3ds Max
8 1 (6.67%) SolidWorks

CAD Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited CAD Technician in their job title 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 with CAD Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (73.33%) AutoCAD
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (13.33%) MicroStation
3 2 (13.33%) ProjectWise
4 1 (6.67%) Revit
4 1 (6.67%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Teamcenter
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) CAD
2 2 (13.33%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) HNC
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Autodesk
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Siemens
2 1 (6.67%) SolidWorks