The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 630 674 744
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +70
Permanent jobs citing CAD 268 206 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 178 143 117
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%

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
92437 86019 92024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.64% 79.56% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 73692 70342 78027
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CAD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 -1 256 £32,500 -7.14% 86
South East -9 87 £33,000 -17.50% 17
London +34 74 £31,000 -31.11% 10
Surrey +19 40 £26,500 -29.33% 4
South West +14 35 £32,500 +8.33% 30
Egham +16 26 - -
East of England -9 24 £32,500 +13.18% 8
Oxfordshire +14 19 £28,975 -10.84% 6
Bath -5 15 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Somerset -15 15 £32,500 +8.33% 4
City of London +25 14 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Oxford - 14 £25,000 -
North West -19 11 £37,500 +10.29% 4
Berkshire -9 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Dorset +3 9 £40,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire -36 9 £24,000 -46.66% 8
Cambridge -5 8 £30,000 -18.91% 6
Hampshire -8 8 £42,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire -12 8 £30,000 -11.76% 6
Manchester -17 8 £37,500 +10.29% 1
West Midlands -24 8 £35,750 +2.14% 6
Poole - 8 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 7 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £32,500 -
Croydon - 7 £34,000 -
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £24,750 -26.66%
Leighton Buzzard - 6 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 6 £23,500 - 3
Farnborough -4 5 £45,000 +5.88%
East Midlands -9 5 £40,000 +49.53% 3

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CAD 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 CAD.

1 176 (32.47%) Degree
2 106 (19.56%) Windows
3 104 (19.19%) Manufacturing
4 84 (15.50%) GIS
4 84 (15.50%) C++
5 82 (15.13%) SAP
6 76 (14.02%) Document Management
7 69 (12.73%) SAP CO
7 69 (12.73%) SAP PM
7 69 (12.73%) SAP Implementation
7 69 (12.73%) SAP FI/CO
7 69 (12.73%) BAPI
7 69 (12.73%) SAP HR
7 69 (12.73%) SAP FI
7 69 (12.73%) SAP MM
8 66 (12.18%) Electronics
9 64 (11.81%) Software Engineering
10 63 (11.62%) AutoCAD
11 62 (11.44%) Finance
12 58 (10.70%) C#
12 58 (10.70%) Computer Science
13 56 (10.33%) Microsoft
14 55 (10.15%) SolidWorks
15 54 (9.96%) C
16 51 (9.41%) Project Management
16 51 (9.41%) Resource Management
16 51 (9.41%) Mathematics
17 48 (8.86%) Data Management
18 47 (8.67%) Primavera
19 45 (8.30%) PLM

CAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CAD 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 CAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (5.90%) MS Exchange
2 26 (4.80%) SharePoint
3 20 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.29%) Lync
6 6 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.74%) CMS
8 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.55%) IIS
9 2 (0.37%) Smallworld
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 63 (11.62%) AutoCAD
2 30 (5.54%) MS Office
2 30 (5.54%) MS Excel
3 19 (3.51%) CATIA
4 12 (2.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 10 (1.85%) Revit
6 9 (1.66%) Photoshop
7 7 (1.29%) InDesign
7 7 (1.29%) Windchill
7 7 (1.29%) Solid Edge
8 6 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.92%) MicroStation
10 4 (0.74%) ProjectWise
10 4 (0.74%) Vectorworks
10 4 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.74%) MS Project
10 4 (0.74%) CorelDRAW
11 3 (0.55%) CINEMA 4D
11 3 (0.55%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 69 (12.73%) SAP HR
1 69 (12.73%) SAP FI
1 69 (12.73%) SAP MM
1 69 (12.73%) SAP CO
1 69 (12.73%) SAP PM
1 69 (12.73%) SAP FI/CO
2 43 (7.93%) Maximo
2 43 (7.93%) SAP QM
2 43 (7.93%) SAP SD
2 43 (7.93%) SAP EHS
3 26 (4.80%) SAP GTS
3 26 (4.80%) SAP R/3
3 26 (4.80%) SAP PS
4 6 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.74%) Teamcenter
6 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.18%) PaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Office 365
2 1 (0.18%) GitHub
2 1 (0.18%) IaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.32%) Ethernet
2 15 (2.77%) Firewall
3 13 (2.40%) VPN
4 11 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.48%) DHCP
5 8 (1.48%) DNS
5 8 (1.48%) Wireless
5 8 (1.48%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.92%) Intranet
6 5 (0.92%) HTTP
7 4 (0.74%) RIP
7 4 (0.74%) PBX
7 4 (0.74%) VoIP
7 4 (0.74%) SSL
7 4 (0.74%) EIGRP
7 4 (0.74%) MGCP
7 4 (0.74%) H.323
7 4 (0.74%) Cisco ICM
8 3 (0.55%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (0.74%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.55%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.37%) MySQL
5 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.18%) MS Access
6 1 (0.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (1.66%) Visual Studio
1 9 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.74%) LabVIEW
3 3 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.18%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.18%) Xcode
4 1 (0.18%) Subversion
4 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
General
1 104 (19.19%) Manufacturing
2 66 (12.18%) Electronics
3 62 (11.44%) Finance
4 36 (6.64%) Aerospace
4 36 (6.64%) Marketing
5 22 (4.06%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.32%) Legal
7 14 (2.58%) Games
8 11 (2.03%) Automotive
9 10 (1.85%) Multimedia
10 6 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.55%) German Language
11 3 (0.55%) Retail
12 2 (0.37%) Military
13 1 (0.18%) Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Avionics
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) Front Office
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (19.93%) Design Engineer
2 79 (14.58%) Consultant
3 69 (12.73%) SAP Consultant
3 69 (12.73%) Managing Consultant
4 60 (11.07%) Software Engineer
5 55 (10.15%) Analyst
6 49 (9.04%) Mechanical Engineer
7 43 (7.93%) SAP PM Consultant
8 41 (7.56%) Developer
9 32 (5.90%) Mechanical Design Engineer
10 30 (5.54%) Service Analyst
11 28 (5.17%) Designer
12 26 (4.80%) SAP PLM Consultant
13 25 (4.61%) Service Desk Analyst
14 22 (4.06%) Electronics Engineer
14 22 (4.06%) Software Developer
15 21 (3.87%) C++ Software Engineer
16 19 (3.51%) 1st Line Support
17 16 (2.95%) Project Manager
18 15 (2.77%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (12.73%) BAPI
2 37 (6.83%) .NET
3 36 (6.64%) OpenGL
4 21 (3.87%) DirectX
5 16 (2.95%) HTML
6 14 (2.58%) OpenCL
7 13 (2.40%) Qt
7 13 (2.40%) WinForms
8 11 (2.03%) Web Services
9 10 (1.85%) .NET Framework
10 9 (1.66%) WPF
11 7 (1.29%) WCF
11 7 (1.29%) XML
11 7 (1.29%) ASP.NET
12 6 (1.11%) CSS
12 6 (1.11%) jQuery
12 6 (1.11%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (0.92%) Ajax
13 5 (0.92%) SVG
14 4 (0.74%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 84 (15.50%) GIS
2 58 (10.70%) Computer Science
3 51 (9.41%) Mathematics
4 36 (6.64%) Physics
5 33 (6.09%) 3D Graphics
6 20 (3.69%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (2.95%) Visualisation
8 13 (2.40%) VHDL
8 13 (2.40%) Blackberry
9 12 (2.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 12 (2.21%) iPhone
9 12 (2.21%) iPad
10 11 (2.03%) CUDA
11 9 (1.66%) Statistics
11 9 (1.66%) Animation
12 8 (1.48%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.11%) Chemistry
14 5 (0.92%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 3 (0.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 106 (19.56%) Windows
2 23 (4.24%) Linux
3 16 (2.95%) Windows 7
4 15 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.40%) UNIX
5 13 (2.40%) Android
6 12 (2.21%) Mac OS X
7 11 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.66%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.29%) Mac OS
9 7 (1.29%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (14.02%) Document Management
2 69 (12.73%) SAP Implementation
3 64 (11.81%) Software Engineering
4 51 (9.41%) Resource Management
4 51 (9.41%) Project Management
5 48 (8.86%) Data Management
6 45 (8.30%) PLM
7 43 (7.93%) Master Data Management
8 36 (6.64%) OOD
9 31 (5.72%) 3D Modelling
10 28 (5.17%) ITIL
11 27 (4.98%) Configuration Management
12 26 (4.80%) EAM
12 26 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (4.61%) Software Testing
14 23 (4.24%) Kalman Filter
15 22 (4.06%) OO
16 20 (3.69%) Workflow
17 19 (3.51%) Finite Element Analysis
18 18 (3.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (15.50%) C++
2 58 (10.70%) C#
3 54 (9.96%) C
4 28 (5.17%) SQL
5 18 (3.32%) JavaScript
6 17 (3.14%) Java
7 13 (2.40%) VB.NET
7 13 (2.40%) Python
7 13 (2.40%) MATLAB
8 6 (1.11%) Embedded C
8 6 (1.11%) VC++
9 5 (0.92%) VB
10 2 (0.37%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.37%) PHP
10 2 (0.37%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.18%) R
11 1 (0.18%) XAML
11 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 176 (32.47%) Degree
2 23 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.69%) HNC
3 20 (3.69%) HND
4 15 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.21%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.66%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.11%) PhD
8 6 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.92%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.74%) PMP
11 3 (0.55%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.37%) MCP
12 2 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.37%) CCNA
12 2 (0.37%) MCSE
12 2 (0.37%) MCTS
13 1 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.95%) QA
2 15 (2.77%) SLA
3 6 (1.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 44 (8.12%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.11%) MetaFrame
2 6 (1.11%) Terminal Services
2 6 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.11%) UAG
3 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.37%) XenApp
4 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (6.27%) SCCM
2 7 (1.29%) SAP Afaria
3 6 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.74%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 82 (15.13%) SAP
2 56 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 55 (10.15%) SolidWorks
4 47 (8.67%) Primavera
5 29 (5.35%) Citrix
6 28 (5.17%) Autodesk
7 25 (4.61%) EMC
8 14 (2.58%) Apple
9 12 (2.21%) ESRI
10 11 (2.03%) Oracle
10 11 (2.03%) Cisco
11 10 (1.85%) Adobe
11 10 (1.85%) Siemens
11 10 (1.85%) Avaya
11 10 (1.85%) ANSYS
12 8 (1.48%) Symantec
12 8 (1.48%) HP
12 8 (1.48%) VMware
13 6 (1.11%) SonicWALL
13 6 (1.11%) Dell
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Bespoke Careers
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Bespoke Careers
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago