The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 789 754 703
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -51
Permanent jobs citing CAD 134 208 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 96 139 196
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-17.80% -2.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86351 92506 100380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71934 75128 81657
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CAD
Salary Trend

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

CAD Salary Trend in the UK

CAD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAD over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

CAD Salary Histogram in the UK

CAD
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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 -44 130 £34,500 -1.42% 68
London +30 48 £40,000 +14.28% 16
South East 0 35 £30,000 -25.00% 6
East of England +13 15 £27,500 -24.65% 21
Yorkshire +10 12 £24,500 -2.97% 3
Cambridgeshire 0 11 £27,500 -24.65% 15
East Yorkshire - 10 £24,500 -
Cambridge +3 9 £27,500 -24.65% 12
West Midlands -10 9 £30,000 +11.11% 15
Goole - 9 £24,500 -
Kent +12 7 £20,500 -48.75%
City of London +65 6 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Hampshire +12 6 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Oxfordshire -5 6 £34,500 +6.15% 2
Surrey +1 5 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Guildford +1 5 £32,500 -31.57%
South West -20 5 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Warwickshire -5 4 £52,500 +64.06% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £35,000 - 1
Oxford - 4 £34,500 -
Hertfordshire +24 3 £45,000 +59.29% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 3 - - 1
Reading +14 3 £25,000 -37.50% 1
North West +7 3 £37,500 -3.22% 3
Nottingham +6 3 £26,900 -23.14% 1
Scotland +5 3 £39,000 - 2
East Midlands +1 3 £26,900 -23.14% 3
Berkshire -1 3 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 3 £26,900 -23.14% 1
Middlesex - 3 £62,500 -

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing CAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CAD.

1 87 (29.79%) Degree
2 69 (23.63%) Manufacturing
3 58 (19.86%) C++
4 52 (17.81%) Microsoft
5 43 (14.73%) SQL
5 43 (14.73%) GIS
6 41 (14.04%) Finance
7 39 (13.36%) SOLIDWORKS
7 39 (13.36%) OpenGL
8 38 (13.01%) C#
9 36 (12.33%) Mathematics
10 34 (11.64%) Electronics
11 33 (11.30%) Windows
12 31 (10.62%) Telecoms
13 30 (10.27%) 3D Graphics
14 29 (9.93%) PLM
14 29 (9.93%) C
14 29 (9.93%) .NET
15 27 (9.25%) Java
16 26 (8.90%) JavaScript
16 26 (8.90%) AutoCAD
16 26 (8.90%) Computer Science
17 24 (8.22%) Visual Studio
18 23 (7.88%) Data Management
18 23 (7.88%) SAP
18 23 (7.88%) Physics
19 22 (7.53%) Presales
19 22 (7.53%) Project Management
19 22 (7.53%) Autodesk
19 22 (7.53%) MS Office

CAD
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.08%) WordPress
2 6 (2.05%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.71%) JBoss
3 5 (1.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.68%) CMS
4 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (13.36%) SOLIDWORKS
2 26 (8.90%) AutoCAD
3 22 (7.53%) MS Office
4 15 (5.14%) MS Excel
5 10 (3.42%) Abaqus
5 10 (3.42%) NASTRAN
6 8 (2.74%) Photoshop
7 6 (2.05%) CATIA
7 6 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (1.71%) Revit
8 5 (1.71%) Siemens NX
8 5 (1.71%) Windchill
9 4 (1.37%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (1.37%) MS Project
9 4 (1.37%) PTC Creo
10 3 (1.03%) 3ds Max
10 3 (1.03%) Maya
11 2 (0.68%) OrCAD
11 2 (0.68%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 18 (6.16%) SAP CO
1 18 (6.16%) SAP FI
1 18 (6.16%) SAP FI/CO
1 18 (6.16%) SAP HR
1 18 (6.16%) SAP MM
1 18 (6.16%) SAP PM
2 11 (3.77%) Primavera
3 9 (3.08%) Magento
3 9 (3.08%) Maximo
3 9 (3.08%) SAP EHS
3 9 (3.08%) SAP GTS
3 9 (3.08%) SAP PS
3 9 (3.08%) SAP QM
3 9 (3.08%) SAP R/3
3 9 (3.08%) SAP SD
3 9 (3.08%) Shopify
3 9 (3.08%) Teamcenter
4 5 (1.71%) ENOVIA
5 3 (1.03%) SAP PLM
6 2 (0.68%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (2.74%) Amazon S3
1 8 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.37%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.03%) Office 365
4 2 (0.68%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.34%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.11%) LAN
2 8 (2.74%) Cisco IPT
2 8 (2.74%) IP Telephony
2 8 (2.74%) Wireless
3 6 (2.05%) Internet
3 6 (2.05%) SSL
4 5 (1.71%) SAN
5 4 (1.37%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.03%) CTI
6 3 (1.03%) Firewall
6 3 (1.03%) HTTP
6 3 (1.03%) NAS
6 3 (1.03%) VPN
6 3 (1.03%) WAN
6 3 (1.03%) WebEx
7 2 (0.68%) 3G
7 2 (0.68%) Network Security
7 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.73%) GIS
2 12 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.03%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.03%) MySQL
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (8.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.03%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.68%) JIRA
3 2 (0.68%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.68%) Toad
General
1 69 (23.63%) Manufacturing
2 41 (14.04%) Finance
3 34 (11.64%) Electronics
4 31 (10.62%) Telecoms
5 18 (6.16%) Games
6 15 (5.14%) Aerospace
6 15 (5.14%) Automotive
7 14 (4.79%) Marketing
8 10 (3.42%) Banking
9 9 (3.08%) Billing
10 6 (2.05%) Military
11 3 (1.03%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.68%) Advertising
12 2 (0.68%) Avionics
12 2 (0.68%) Back Office
12 2 (0.68%) Legal
12 2 (0.68%) Retail
13 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (18.15%) Developer
2 31 (10.62%) C++ Developer
2 31 (10.62%) Design Engineer
3 24 (8.22%) Consultant
4 23 (7.88%) Software Developer
5 20 (6.85%) Sales Manager
6 18 (6.16%) Managing Consultant
6 18 (6.16%) SAP Consultant
7 17 (5.82%) C++ Software Developer
7 17 (5.82%) Mechanical Engineer
8 16 (5.48%) Electronics Engineer
9 15 (5.14%) Account Manager
10 14 (4.79%) Analyst
11 13 (4.45%) CAD Engineer
11 13 (4.45%) Junior
12 12 (4.11%) C++ GUI Developer
12 12 (4.11%) GUI Developer
13 11 (3.77%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.77%) Graduate
13 11 (3.77%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.36%) OpenGL
2 29 (9.93%) .NET
3 21 (7.19%) HTML
4 20 (6.85%) Qt
5 19 (6.51%) CSS
6 18 (6.16%) BAPI
7 17 (5.82%) ASP.NET
8 16 (5.48%) jQuery
9 15 (5.14%) DirectX
10 14 (4.79%) XML
11 13 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (4.11%) Qt Quick
12 12 (4.11%) WebKit
13 10 (3.42%) MFC
14 9 (3.08%) STL
15 5 (1.71%) EJB
15 5 (1.71%) J2EE
16 4 (1.37%) Middleware
16 4 (1.37%) SOAP
16 4 (1.37%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.33%) Mathematics
2 30 (10.27%) 3D Graphics
3 26 (8.90%) Computer Science
4 23 (7.88%) Physics
5 18 (6.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 16 (5.48%) Algorithms
6 16 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (4.45%) Augmented Reality
8 12 (4.11%) Driving Licence
8 12 (4.11%) Management Information System
9 9 (3.08%) 3D Printing
10 8 (2.74%) Robotics
11 7 (2.40%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.40%) Visualisation
12 6 (2.05%) CPLD
13 5 (1.71%) Cybercrime
14 4 (1.37%) VHDL
15 3 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (1.03%) Internet of Things
15 3 (1.03%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.30%) Windows
2 13 (4.45%) Linux
3 12 (4.11%) Android
4 11 (3.77%) Mac OS X
5 9 (3.08%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (9.93%) PLM
2 23 (7.88%) Data Management
3 22 (7.53%) Presales
3 22 (7.53%) Project Management
4 21 (7.19%) Mentoring
5 20 (6.85%) Document Management
5 20 (6.85%) OO
6 19 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (6.16%) SAP Implementation
8 16 (5.48%) MVC
9 14 (4.79%) ITIL
9 14 (4.79%) OOP
9 14 (4.79%) SDLC
10 13 (4.45%) Finite Element Analysis
10 13 (4.45%) Software Engineering
11 12 (4.11%) 3D Modelling
11 12 (4.11%) Configuration Management
12 11 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (3.42%) ERP
13 10 (3.42%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 58 (19.86%) C++
2 43 (14.73%) SQL
3 38 (13.01%) C#
4 29 (9.93%) C
5 27 (9.25%) Java
6 26 (8.90%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.74%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.05%) PHP
8 6 (2.05%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.71%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.37%) Tcl
11 3 (1.03%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.03%) Perl
11 3 (1.03%) Python
11 3 (1.03%) VB
12 2 (0.68%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.68%) Fortran
13 1 (0.34%) Delphi
13 1 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 87 (29.79%) Degree
2 21 (7.19%) PhD
3 15 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.14%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.79%) HND
5 12 (4.11%) MCP
6 11 (3.77%) MCSE
7 10 (3.42%) SC Cleared
8 9 (3.08%) MCDST
9 7 (2.40%) HNC
10 3 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.03%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.68%) MCSA
11 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.34%) CCIE
12 1 (0.34%) CCNA
12 1 (0.34%) CCNP
12 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.42%) QA
2 5 (1.71%) Def Stans
2 5 (1.71%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.68%) DO-254
4 2 (0.68%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.40%) Firmware
3 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (3.08%) SCCM
2 8 (2.74%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (1.03%) Ansible
3 3 (1.03%) Puppet
4 2 (0.68%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.68%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 52 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.88%) SAP
3 22 (7.53%) Autodesk
4 21 (7.19%) EMC
5 11 (3.77%) Oracle
6 10 (3.42%) ANSYS
7 9 (3.08%) Cisco
7 9 (3.08%) LANDesk
7 9 (3.08%) MobileIron
8 8 (2.74%) Mentor Graphics
9 6 (2.05%) Agilent
10 5 (1.71%) Google
11 4 (1.37%) Adobe
11 4 (1.37%) Siemens
12 3 (1.03%) Altera
12 3 (1.03%) Cadence
12 3 (1.03%) SaltStack
13 2 (0.68%) ESRI
13 2 (0.68%) VMware
13 2 (0.68%) Xilinx
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Croydon, Surrey
Advantage XPO
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £44k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £20,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ThreePeople
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits dep on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25K - 30K+ Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £150.00 - £200 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Primetals Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent please discuss ££££
Posted: 6 days ago
Street, Somerset
CSM3D INTERNATIONAL LIMITED
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + £10000 OTE + Phone
Posted: Yesterday