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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 761 740 760
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Permanent jobs citing CAD 176 235 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 144 162 164
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -

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
86042 96344 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.89% 86.87% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 71907 78684 83469
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -17 169 £35,000 -2.77% 37
London +45 61 £40,000 +1.91% 8
South East +7 38 £25,000 -37.50% 9
East of England +12 21 £27,500 -24.65% 6
West Midlands -5 20 £32,500 +35.41% 3
Kent +30 16 £20,500 -48.75%
Cambridgeshire -2 16 £27,500 -24.65% 4
Cambridge +3 15 £27,500 -24.65% 3
Yorkshire +37 13 £24,500 -38.75% 1
Hampshire +12 8 £30,000 -33.33% 5
East Yorkshire - 8 £24,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £35,000 -
Goole - 7 £24,500 -
Scotland +12 6 £39,000 - 2
Warwickshire +12 6 £40,000 +25.00%
South West -2 6 £35,000 +3.70% 6
East Midlands -3 6 £26,900 -15.93%
West Yorkshire +29 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Reading +12 5 £25,000 -37.50%
Nottingham +12 5 £26,900 -23.14%
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £26,900 -23.14%
Berkshire -10 5 £25,000 -37.50% 1
North West +16 4 £37,500 - 4
Manchester +10 4 £37,500 - 2
Leeds - 4 £42,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 4 £42,500 - 1
Fife - 4 - -
Surrey +16 3 £42,500 -12.82% 2
Staffordshire -3 3 - -
Birmingham -12 3 £35,000 -6.66% 1

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 90 (29.41%) Degree
2 74 (24.18%) Manufacturing
3 64 (20.92%) C++
4 53 (17.32%) Microsoft
5 49 (16.01%) SQL
6 48 (15.69%) Mathematics
7 44 (14.38%) C
8 42 (13.73%) Telecoms
9 39 (12.75%) Electronics
9 39 (12.75%) OpenGL
10 38 (12.42%) Java
10 38 (12.42%) SOLIDWORKS
11 37 (12.09%) GIS
12 35 (11.44%) C#
13 33 (10.78%) Windows
13 33 (10.78%) Project Management
14 31 (10.13%) Finance
14 31 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (9.48%) AutoCAD
15 29 (9.48%) MS Office
16 28 (9.15%) 3D Graphics
17 27 (8.82%) JavaScript
17 27 (8.82%) Physics
17 27 (8.82%) Computer Science
18 25 (8.17%) HTML
19 24 (7.84%) Visual Studio
19 24 (7.84%) MS Excel
19 24 (7.84%) Autodesk
20 22 (7.19%) OO
21 21 (6.86%) .NET

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 (2.94%) WordPress
2 8 (2.61%) JBoss
3 5 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.31%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.65%) CMS
6 1 (0.33%) Apache
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (12.42%) SOLIDWORKS
2 29 (9.48%) AutoCAD
2 29 (9.48%) MS Office
3 24 (7.84%) MS Excel
4 9 (2.94%) Photoshop
5 8 (2.61%) Abaqus
5 8 (2.61%) NASTRAN
6 7 (2.29%) CATIA
6 7 (2.29%) PTC Creo
6 7 (2.29%) Revit
7 6 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (1.96%) Siemens NX
8 5 (1.63%) OrCAD
9 4 (1.31%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (1.31%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 4 (1.31%) Windchill
10 3 (0.98%) 3ds Max
10 3 (0.98%) Maya
10 3 (0.98%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 9 (2.94%) Magento
1 9 (2.94%) Shopify
1 9 (2.94%) Teamcenter
2 8 (2.61%) SAP CO
2 8 (2.61%) SAP FI
2 8 (2.61%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (2.61%) SAP HR
2 8 (2.61%) SAP MM
2 8 (2.61%) SAP PM
3 6 (1.96%) Primavera
4 4 (1.31%) ENOVIA
4 4 (1.31%) Maximo
4 4 (1.31%) SAP EHS
4 4 (1.31%) SAP GTS
4 4 (1.31%) SAP PS
4 4 (1.31%) SAP QM
4 4 (1.31%) SAP R/3
4 4 (1.31%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.65%) JDE OneWorld
5 2 (0.65%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (2.61%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.63%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.65%) Google Drive
5 2 (0.65%) Office 365
6 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.58%) Cisco IPT
1 14 (4.58%) IP Telephony
2 11 (3.59%) LAN
3 8 (2.61%) Wireless
4 7 (2.29%) Internet
4 7 (2.29%) Structured Cabling
5 6 (1.96%) SSL
6 5 (1.63%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.31%) SAN
7 4 (1.31%) VoIP
8 3 (0.98%) CTI
8 3 (0.98%) Firewall
8 3 (0.98%) HTTP
8 3 (0.98%) NAS
8 3 (0.98%) VPN
9 2 (0.65%) 3G
9 2 (0.65%) Network Security
9 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.65%) WebEx
9 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.09%) GIS
2 10 (3.27%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.63%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.98%) MySQL
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.33%) Power BI
6 1 (0.33%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.63%) WebDriver
3 4 (1.31%) LabVIEW
4 3 (0.98%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.65%) JIRA
5 2 (0.65%) Toad
General
1 74 (24.18%) Manufacturing
2 42 (13.73%) Telecoms
3 39 (12.75%) Electronics
4 31 (10.13%) Finance
5 17 (5.56%) Games
6 13 (4.25%) Automotive
6 13 (4.25%) Marketing
7 11 (3.59%) Aerospace
8 10 (3.27%) Billing
9 5 (1.63%) Italian Language
9 5 (1.63%) Military
10 3 (0.98%) Banking
11 2 (0.65%) Advertising
11 2 (0.65%) Back Office
11 2 (0.65%) Retail
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (15.36%) Developer
2 29 (9.48%) Design Engineer
3 28 (9.15%) C++ Developer
4 24 (7.84%) Graduate
5 20 (6.54%) Mechanical Engineer
6 17 (5.56%) Consultant
6 17 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 16 (5.23%) CAD Technician
7 16 (5.23%) Cisco Engineer
7 16 (5.23%) Sales Manager
8 14 (4.58%) C++ Software Developer
8 14 (4.58%) CAD Engineer
8 14 (4.58%) Electronics Engineer
9 13 (4.25%) Analyst
9 13 (4.25%) Junior
10 12 (3.92%) Account Manager
10 12 (3.92%) Mechanical Design Engineer
11 11 (3.59%) C++ GUI Developer
11 11 (3.59%) GUI Developer
12 10 (3.27%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.75%) OpenGL
2 25 (8.17%) HTML
3 21 (6.86%) .NET
4 20 (6.54%) CSS
5 19 (6.21%) Qt
6 17 (5.56%) jQuery
7 16 (5.23%) ASP.NET
8 15 (4.90%) DirectX
9 13 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (3.92%) XML
11 11 (3.59%) Qt Quick
11 11 (3.59%) WebKit
12 8 (2.61%) BAPI
12 8 (2.61%) EJB
12 8 (2.61%) J2EE
12 8 (2.61%) STL
13 7 (2.29%) MFC
14 5 (1.63%) WSDL
15 4 (1.31%) Middleware
15 4 (1.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.69%) Mathematics
2 31 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (9.15%) 3D Graphics
4 27 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 27 (8.82%) Physics
5 19 (6.21%) Algorithms
6 17 (5.56%) Driving Licence
7 16 (5.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 15 (4.90%) Augmented Reality
9 13 (4.25%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.94%) 3D Printing
11 7 (2.29%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.29%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.63%) Cybercrime
13 4 (1.31%) CPLD
13 4 (1.31%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.98%) CCTV
14 3 (0.98%) Streaming Video
15 2 (0.65%) PMI
15 2 (0.65%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.78%) Windows
2 13 (4.25%) Linux
3 12 (3.92%) Android
4 11 (3.59%) Mac OS X
5 9 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (10.78%) Project Management
2 22 (7.19%) OO
3 20 (6.54%) PLM
4 19 (6.21%) Finite Element Analysis
4 19 (6.21%) Mentoring
5 18 (5.88%) Data Management
6 17 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 16 (5.23%) MVC
8 14 (4.58%) ITIL
8 14 (4.58%) OOP
8 14 (4.58%) Software Engineering
9 12 (3.92%) Presales
10 11 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (3.59%) CAE
10 11 (3.59%) Schematic Capture
10 11 (3.59%) SDLC
11 10 (3.27%) Business Development
11 10 (3.27%) ERP
11 10 (3.27%) Logistics
12 9 (2.94%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (20.92%) C++
2 49 (16.01%) SQL
3 44 (14.38%) C
4 38 (12.42%) Java
5 35 (11.44%) C#
6 27 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.25%) PL/SQL
8 8 (2.61%) Perl
9 7 (2.29%) PHP
10 5 (1.63%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.31%) Tcl
11 4 (1.31%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.98%) Assembly Language
12 3 (0.98%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.98%) Python
12 3 (0.98%) VB
13 2 (0.65%) Fortran
14 1 (0.33%) AWK
14 1 (0.33%) Delphi
14 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (29.41%) Degree
2 21 (6.86%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.54%) PhD
4 19 (6.21%) HND
5 16 (5.23%) SC Cleared
6 15 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (3.92%) HNC
7 12 (3.92%) MCP
8 11 (3.59%) MCSE
9 9 (2.94%) MCDST
10 7 (2.29%) BICSI Certification
10 7 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.98%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.65%) MCSA
13 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.92%) QA
2 5 (1.63%) Def Stans
3 4 (1.31%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.65%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.33%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (4.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.29%) Firmware
3 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (5.23%) Cisco UCCE
2 9 (2.94%) SCCM
3 5 (1.63%) Ansible
3 5 (1.63%) Puppet
4 4 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.65%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.65%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 53 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.84%) Autodesk
3 21 (6.86%) EMC
4 20 (6.54%) Cisco
5 13 (4.25%) Oracle
6 12 (3.92%) SAP
7 10 (3.27%) ANSYS
8 9 (2.94%) LANDesk
8 9 (2.94%) Mentor Graphics
8 9 (2.94%) MobileIron
9 8 (2.61%) Google
10 6 (1.96%) Agilent
11 5 (1.63%) SaltStack
12 4 (1.31%) Adobe
12 4 (1.31%) Siemens
13 2 (0.65%) Apple
13 2 (0.65%) Atmel
13 2 (0.65%) ESRI
14 1 (0.33%) Capita
14 1 (0.33%) VMware
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
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Hot Rec
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Capita plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35,000 + benefits
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, life assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
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OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £20,000 + Benefits
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: to £45k
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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