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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
UK
Rank 658 739 713
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -26
Permanent jobs citing CAD 187 190 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 115 125 136
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £27,600 £25,580
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%

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
73134 87529 90334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.13% 87.67% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60219 72776 74467
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +83 179 £35,000 -12.50% 40
South East +86 67 £30,000 -21.05% 9
London +46 37 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Surrey +56 32 £30,000 -14.28%
West Midlands +33 28 £35,000 -20.00% 5
Egham +27 27 - -
East of England +17 17 - - 13
Cambridgeshire +14 12 - - 5
Hampshire +14 12 £19,000 -55.29% 5
Cambridge +13 12 - - 5
Basingstoke +4 12 £19,000 -57.77% 1
North West -7 12 £36,750 +5.00% 2
Berkshire +50 8 £48,000 +26.31% 1
East Midlands -4 7 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Hereford - 7 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 7 £32,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 7 £35,000 -
Brighton - 6 £30,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +31 5 - - 1
Oxfordshire +25 5 £47,500 +75.92%
Coventry +19 5 £41,250 -
South Yorkshire +12 5 - -
Sheffield +6 5 - -
Bristol +3 4 £25,000 -24.24% 2
Lancashire -6 4 £33,000 -0.75%
South West -6 4 £25,000 -28.57% 4
Buckinghamshire - 4 £29,250 -
Cumbria - 4 - -
City of London +34 3 £60,000 +100.00% 1

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 125 (31.97%) Degree
2 106 (27.11%) Manufacturing
3 81 (20.72%) C++
4 66 (16.88%) Electronics
5 61 (15.60%) Microsoft
6 52 (13.30%) SAP
7 51 (13.04%) C
7 51 (13.04%) Computer Science
8 49 (12.53%) Mathematics
9 48 (12.28%) GIS
10 45 (11.51%) PhD
10 45 (11.51%) Physics
11 44 (11.25%) MS Excel
12 41 (10.49%) Cisco
12 41 (10.49%) OpenGL
13 38 (9.72%) Data Management
14 37 (9.46%) Algorithms
14 37 (9.46%) Presales
15 35 (8.95%) Document Management
16 34 (8.70%) Project Management
17 33 (8.44%) C#
17 33 (8.44%) Software Engineering
18 32 (8.18%) MS Office
19 30 (7.67%) Java
19 30 (7.67%) Automotive
19 30 (7.67%) Maximo
19 30 (7.67%) 3D Graphics
20 29 (7.42%) Finance
21 28 (7.16%) Primavera
21 28 (7.16%) Resource Management

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 11 (2.81%) SharePoint
1 11 (2.81%) Skype for Business
2 6 (1.53%) IIS
3 5 (1.28%) Apache
4 4 (1.02%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.77%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.51%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 32 (8.18%) MS Office
3 25 (6.39%) SOLIDWORKS
4 23 (5.88%) AutoCAD
5 18 (4.60%) Siemens NX
6 12 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (2.30%) CATIA
8 8 (2.05%) MS Visio
9 6 (1.53%) InDesign
9 6 (1.53%) MicroStation
10 5 (1.28%) OrCAD
11 4 (1.02%) 3ds Max
11 4 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (1.02%) Blender
11 4 (1.02%) CINEMA 4D
11 4 (1.02%) MS Project
11 4 (1.02%) PTC Creo
12 3 (0.77%) Revit
13 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
13 2 (0.51%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 30 (7.67%) Maximo
2 28 (7.16%) Primavera
3 27 (6.91%) SAP CO
3 27 (6.91%) SAP FI
3 27 (6.91%) SAP FI/CO
3 27 (6.91%) SAP HR
3 27 (6.91%) SAP MM
3 27 (6.91%) SAP PM
3 27 (6.91%) SAP QM
3 27 (6.91%) SAP SD
4 15 (3.84%) Teamcenter
5 9 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (2.30%) SAP cProjects
5 9 (2.30%) SAP CRM
5 9 (2.30%) SAP EHS
5 9 (2.30%) SAP MRS
6 5 (1.28%) Infor M3
6 5 (1.28%) Movex
7 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.63%) Office 365
2 15 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.02%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.58%) Firewall
2 13 (3.32%) VoIP
3 11 (2.81%) Skype
4 10 (2.56%) H.323
4 10 (2.56%) Unified Communications
5 9 (2.30%) LAN
6 8 (2.05%) WAN
6 8 (2.05%) WebEx
7 6 (1.53%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.28%) Cisco ICM
8 5 (1.28%) IP Telephony
9 4 (1.02%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (0.77%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.77%) Internet
10 3 (0.77%) RS-232
11 2 (0.51%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.51%) DHCP
11 2 (0.51%) DNS
11 2 (0.51%) Wireless
12 1 (0.26%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (12.28%) GIS
2 11 (2.81%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.05%) MySQL
4 7 (1.79%) Big Data
5 6 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (6.65%) Visual Studio
2 11 (2.81%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.53%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.02%) Subversion
4 4 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.51%) InstallShield
General
1 106 (27.11%) Manufacturing
2 66 (16.88%) Electronics
3 30 (7.67%) Automotive
4 29 (7.42%) Finance
5 24 (6.14%) Aerospace
5 24 (6.14%) Telecoms
6 21 (5.37%) Games
7 12 (3.07%) Marketing
8 11 (2.81%) Billing
8 11 (2.81%) Retail
9 8 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.02%) Advertising
10 4 (1.02%) Banking
11 3 (0.77%) Legal
12 1 (0.26%) Avionics
12 1 (0.26%) Back Office
12 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 70 (17.90%) Design Engineer
2 44 (11.25%) Developer
3 43 (11.00%) Consultant
4 40 (10.23%) Electronics Engineer
5 28 (7.16%) Mechanical Engineer
6 27 (6.91%) SAP Consultant
6 27 (6.91%) SAP PM Consultant
6 27 (6.91%) Software Developer
7 25 (6.39%) Mechanical Design Engineer
8 24 (6.14%) C++ Developer
9 22 (5.63%) C++ Software Developer
9 22 (5.63%) Software Engineer
10 20 (5.12%) Analyst
10 20 (5.12%) Architect
10 20 (5.12%) C++ GUI Developer
10 20 (5.12%) GUI Developer
10 20 (5.12%) Hardware Engineer
11 16 (4.09%) Senior Electronics Engineer
12 15 (3.84%) IT Manager
13 14 (3.58%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (10.49%) OpenGL
2 27 (6.91%) BAPI
3 21 (5.37%) Qt
4 20 (5.12%) HTML
4 20 (5.12%) Qt Quick
4 20 (5.12%) WebKit
5 14 (3.58%) .NET
6 13 (3.32%) DirectX
7 12 (3.07%) XML
8 10 (2.56%) CSS
8 10 (2.56%) Web Services
8 10 (2.56%) XMPP
9 9 (2.30%) ASP.NET
10 8 (2.05%) HTML5
10 8 (2.05%) J2EE
11 7 (1.79%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.79%) jQuery
12 6 (1.53%) Entity Framework
12 6 (1.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 49 (12.53%) Mathematics
3 45 (11.51%) Physics
4 37 (9.46%) Algorithms
5 30 (7.67%) 3D Graphics
6 27 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (5.63%) Management Information System
8 18 (4.60%) 3D Printing
9 15 (3.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 12 (3.07%) Chip and PIN
10 12 (3.07%) Visualisation
11 8 (2.05%) Data Centre
11 8 (2.05%) IVR
12 6 (1.53%) iPad
12 6 (1.53%) iPhone
12 6 (1.53%) Virtual Team
13 4 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (1.02%) Life Science
13 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.02%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.88%) Windows
2 21 (5.37%) Linux
3 5 (1.28%) Ubuntu
3 5 (1.28%) Unix
3 5 (1.28%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.02%) VMS
4 4 (1.02%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.77%) AIX
5 3 (0.77%) HPUX
5 3 (0.77%) Solaris
5 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000
5 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.51%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (9.72%) Data Management
2 37 (9.46%) Presales
3 35 (8.95%) Document Management
4 34 (8.70%) Project Management
5 33 (8.44%) Software Engineering
6 28 (7.16%) Resource Management
7 27 (6.91%) Master Data Management
7 27 (6.91%) SAP Implementation
7 27 (6.91%) Schematic Capture
8 25 (6.39%) 3D Modelling
9 21 (5.37%) ERP
9 21 (5.37%) SDLC
10 20 (5.12%) CRM
10 20 (5.12%) PLM
11 19 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (4.86%) Mentoring
12 17 (4.35%) Finite Element Analysis
13 16 (4.09%) CAE
14 15 (3.84%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (3.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 81 (20.72%) C++
2 51 (13.04%) C
3 33 (8.44%) C#
4 30 (7.67%) Java
5 22 (5.63%) JavaScript
6 14 (3.58%) Assembly Language
6 14 (3.58%) SQL
7 10 (2.56%) Embedded C
8 7 (1.79%) PHP
9 5 (1.28%) Python
9 5 (1.28%) VB
10 4 (1.02%) AWK
10 4 (1.02%) Korn
10 4 (1.02%) Perl
10 4 (1.02%) VBScript
11 3 (0.77%) Embedded C++
11 3 (0.77%) Fortran
11 3 (0.77%) Tcl
12 2 (0.51%) Scala
13 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 125 (31.97%) Degree
2 45 (11.51%) PhD
3 23 (5.88%) HND
4 21 (5.37%) HNC
5 19 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (4.60%) CCNA
7 16 (4.09%) Security Cleared
8 13 (3.32%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.56%) CCIE
10 8 (2.05%) CCVP
11 5 (1.28%) PMP
12 4 (1.02%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.60%) QA
2 15 (3.84%) ISO 9001
3 12 (3.07%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.51%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.26%) ISO13485
System Software
1 19 (4.86%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.56%) Firmware
3 7 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.77%) MetaFrame
4 3 (0.77%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (4.86%) Cisco UCCE
2 10 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.77%) SCCM
5 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.30%) SAP
3 41 (10.49%) Cisco
4 21 (5.37%) EMC
5 14 (3.58%) Adobe
6 12 (3.07%) Polycom
6 12 (3.07%) RedPrairie
7 11 (2.81%) Siemens
8 9 (2.30%) Syclo
9 8 (2.05%) Oracle
10 7 (1.79%) Autodesk
10 7 (1.79%) VMware
11 6 (1.53%) HP
12 5 (1.28%) arcserve
12 5 (1.28%) Cadence
13 4 (1.02%) Citrix
14 3 (0.77%) BEA
14 3 (0.77%) IBM
14 3 (0.77%) Sun
14 3 (0.77%) webMethods
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: attractive - please state your expectations
Posted: Yesterday
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£40k DOE plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-40k Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £55K Basic + 10% Bonus + 7K Car + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £55K Basic + 10% Bonus + 7K Car + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Braintree, Essex
Kyna Associates
Salary: £55000 - £66000 Per Annum + 25% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £55K Basic + 10% Bonus + 7K Car + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £55K Basic + 10% Bonus + 7K Car + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
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Posted: 18 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Somerton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago