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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 688 756 692
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -64
Permanent jobs citing CAD 188 229 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.24% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 150 161 164
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,701
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +0.79%

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
79346 93895 96993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.09% 87.52% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65361 77586 79710
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 £31,028
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +50 176 £39,500 +3.94% 34
South East +56 60 £35,500 -6.57% 9
London +49 42 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands +2 28 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Surrey +17 21 £45,000 +28.57%
East of England -3 18 £50,000 - 9
Berkshire +47 11 £45,000 +18.42% 1
North West -13 11 £35,500 +10.93% 2
East Sussex - 11 £30,000 - 1
Brighton - 11 £30,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 10 £40,000 -25.58% 8
Egham +14 9 £56,000 +60.00%
Cambridge +11 9 £40,000 -30.43% 8
Hampshire +10 9 £19,000 -56.57%
Basingstoke -5 9 £19,000 -62.00%
Coventry +4 8 £38,750 -19.27%
Hertfordshire +15 7 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Birmingham - 7 £30,250 -
Yorkshire +17 6 £37,500 +33.92%
South West -16 6 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Watford - 6 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £37,500 -
Staines - 6 £45,000 -
Cumbria +11 5 - -
City of London +35 4 £60,000 +60.00%
Hereford - 4 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £29,250 - 1
Herefordshire - 4 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire +31 3 £37,500 +36.36%
Oxfordshire +20 3 £47,500 - 5

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 130 (32.26%) Degree
2 115 (28.54%) Manufacturing
3 77 (19.11%) Electronics
4 71 (17.62%) C++
5 52 (12.90%) Cisco
5 52 (12.90%) Mathematics
5 52 (12.90%) Physics
6 51 (12.66%) Microsoft
7 50 (12.41%) C
8 44 (10.92%) Project Management
9 43 (10.67%) Telecoms
10 42 (10.42%) MS Excel
10 42 (10.42%) PhD
11 41 (10.17%) Computer Science
12 39 (9.68%) OpenGL
13 38 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
14 37 (9.18%) Finance
15 34 (8.44%) Java
16 33 (8.19%) Algorithms
17 32 (7.94%) C#
17 32 (7.94%) Automotive
17 32 (7.94%) SOLIDWORKS
18 31 (7.69%) AutoCAD
19 29 (7.20%) MS Office
19 29 (7.20%) Software Engineering
20 28 (6.95%) 3D Graphics
21 27 (6.70%) SAP
21 27 (6.70%) Schematic Capture
22 26 (6.45%) Windows
22 26 (6.45%) GIS

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 10 (2.48%) Skype for Business
2 9 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.24%) Apache
4 4 (0.99%) IIS
5 3 (0.74%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.50%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.50%) CMS
7 1 (0.25%) JBoss
7 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 42 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.94%) SOLIDWORKS
3 31 (7.69%) AutoCAD
4 29 (7.20%) MS Office
5 15 (3.72%) Siemens NX
6 13 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (2.23%) CATIA
8 7 (1.74%) PTC Creo
9 6 (1.49%) MicroStation
10 5 (1.24%) OrCAD
10 5 (1.24%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 4 (0.99%) 3ds Max
11 4 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.99%) Blender
11 4 (0.99%) CINEMA 4D
11 4 (0.99%) InDesign
11 4 (0.99%) Revit
12 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
13 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (3.72%) Teamcenter
2 7 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.74%) Primavera
3 6 (1.49%) Maximo
3 6 (1.49%) SAP CO
3 6 (1.49%) SAP FI
3 6 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (1.49%) SAP HR
3 6 (1.49%) SAP MM
3 6 (1.49%) SAP PM
3 6 (1.49%) SAP QM
3 6 (1.49%) SAP SD
4 5 (1.24%) Infor M3
4 5 (1.24%) Movex
5 2 (0.50%) SAP cProjects
5 2 (0.50%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.50%) SAP EHS
5 2 (0.50%) SAP MRS
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.71%) Office 365
2 12 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) G Suite
5 1 (0.25%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.96%) VoIP
2 10 (2.48%) Cisco IPT
2 10 (2.48%) IP Telephony
2 10 (2.48%) Skype
2 10 (2.48%) Structured Cabling
3 9 (2.23%) Firewall
3 9 (2.23%) H.323
3 9 (2.23%) Unified Communications
4 8 (1.99%) LAN
4 8 (1.99%) WAN
5 7 (1.74%) WebEx
6 6 (1.49%) Cisco ICM
7 5 (1.24%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.24%) RS-232
8 4 (0.99%) Wireless
9 3 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.50%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.50%) xDSL
11 1 (0.25%) 4G
11 1 (0.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.45%) GIS
2 12 (2.98%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.99%) Big Data
4 7 (1.74%) MySQL
5 4 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (6.20%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.99%) Mercurial
3 4 (0.99%) Subversion
3 4 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.50%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.25%) JIRA
5 1 (0.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 115 (28.54%) Manufacturing
2 77 (19.11%) Electronics
3 43 (10.67%) Telecoms
4 37 (9.18%) Finance
5 32 (7.94%) Automotive
6 19 (4.71%) Aerospace
6 19 (4.71%) Games
7 11 (2.73%) Marketing
8 7 (1.74%) Banking
8 7 (1.74%) Retail
9 4 (0.99%) Advertising
9 4 (0.99%) Billing
9 4 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.50%) Legal
10 2 (0.50%) Military
10 2 (0.50%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Avionics
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (16.63%) Design Engineer
2 46 (11.41%) Electronics Engineer
3 42 (10.42%) Developer
4 28 (6.95%) Mechanical Engineer
5 25 (6.20%) Hardware Engineer
5 25 (6.20%) Software Developer
6 24 (5.96%) Mechanical Design Engineer
7 22 (5.46%) C++ Developer
8 21 (5.21%) Consultant
8 21 (5.21%) Senior Electronics Engineer
9 20 (4.96%) C++ Software Developer
10 18 (4.47%) C++ GUI Developer
10 18 (4.47%) GUI Developer
11 16 (3.97%) Analyst
11 16 (3.97%) Architect
11 16 (3.97%) Software Engineer
12 15 (3.72%) Hardware Design Engineer
13 14 (3.47%) Cisco Engineer
13 14 (3.47%) Project Manager
14 13 (3.23%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.68%) OpenGL
2 23 (5.71%) HTML
3 19 (4.71%) Qt
4 18 (4.47%) Qt Quick
4 18 (4.47%) WebKit
5 13 (3.23%) .NET
6 12 (2.98%) DirectX
7 10 (2.48%) XML
8 9 (2.23%) XMPP
9 8 (1.99%) CSS
9 8 (1.99%) HTML5
9 8 (1.99%) Web Services
10 7 (1.74%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.74%) jQuery
11 6 (1.49%) BAPI
12 5 (1.24%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (1.24%) J2EE
12 5 (1.24%) LAMP
12 5 (1.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.90%) Mathematics
1 52 (12.90%) Physics
2 41 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 38 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (8.19%) Algorithms
5 28 (6.95%) 3D Graphics
6 25 (6.20%) Management Information System
7 21 (5.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 15 (3.72%) 3D Printing
9 14 (3.47%) Visualisation
10 9 (2.23%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.99%) Chip and PIN
11 8 (1.99%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.99%) IVR
12 4 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (0.99%) iPhone
12 4 (0.99%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.99%) PMI
12 4 (0.99%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.45%) Windows
2 20 (4.96%) Linux
3 5 (1.24%) Ubuntu
4 4 (0.99%) VMS
5 3 (0.74%) Unix
5 3 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (10.92%) Project Management
2 29 (7.20%) Software Engineering
3 27 (6.70%) Schematic Capture
4 24 (5.96%) 3D Modelling
5 21 (5.21%) ERP
5 21 (5.21%) Kalman Filter
5 21 (5.21%) PLM
5 21 (5.21%) Quality Management
6 19 (4.71%) SDLC
7 18 (4.47%) Mentoring
8 17 (4.22%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (4.22%) ITIL
9 15 (3.72%) Data Management
9 15 (3.72%) Finite Element Analysis
10 14 (3.47%) CAE
11 13 (3.23%) Business Development
12 12 (2.98%) CRM
12 12 (2.98%) PRINCE2
12 12 (2.98%) Prototyping
13 11 (2.73%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 71 (17.62%) C++
2 50 (12.41%) C
3 34 (8.44%) Java
4 32 (7.94%) C#
5 22 (5.46%) JavaScript
6 20 (4.96%) SQL
7 16 (3.97%) Assembly Language
8 11 (2.73%) Embedded C
9 10 (2.48%) PHP
10 9 (2.23%) Perl
11 6 (1.49%) Python
11 6 (1.49%) VB
12 4 (0.99%) AWK
12 4 (0.99%) Fortran
12 4 (0.99%) Korn
12 4 (0.99%) Tcl
12 4 (0.99%) VBScript
13 2 (0.50%) Scala
13 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 130 (32.26%) Degree
2 42 (10.42%) PhD
3 22 (5.46%) HNC
3 22 (5.46%) Security Cleared
4 19 (4.71%) SC Cleared
5 18 (4.47%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (4.47%) HND
6 17 (4.22%) CCNA
7 10 (2.48%) BICSI Certification
7 10 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (2.23%) CCIE
9 8 (1.99%) CCVP
10 5 (1.24%) PMP
11 4 (0.99%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.47%) QA
2 13 (3.23%) ISO 9001
3 11 (2.73%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.74%) ISO13485
5 2 (0.50%) SLA
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (2.48%) Firmware
2 9 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (6.45%) Cisco UCCE
2 17 (4.22%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (2.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.50%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (12.90%) Cisco
2 51 (12.66%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.70%) SAP
4 25 (6.20%) EMC
5 12 (2.98%) Adobe
6 9 (2.23%) Siemens
7 8 (1.99%) Polycom
7 8 (1.99%) RedPrairie
8 7 (1.74%) VMware
9 6 (1.49%) Autodesk
10 5 (1.24%) arcserve
10 5 (1.24%) HP
10 5 (1.24%) Oracle
11 4 (0.99%) Google
11 4 (0.99%) Mentor Graphics
12 3 (0.74%) Lotus
12 3 (0.74%) PTC
13 2 (0.50%) Atmel
13 2 (0.50%) Cadence
13 2 (0.50%) Syclo
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £excellent + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competetive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + flexible hours, 25 days hol etc
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-40k Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 41,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: From £0 to £70,000 per annum to £60k +excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 23 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 14 days ago
Rugby
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago