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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 601 677 678
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +1
Permanent jobs citing CAD 297 228 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 169 155 170
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,937 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
92363 90476 91973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.27% 81.69% 79.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75858 73597 77983
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +62 290 £37,500 - 81
South East -11 97 £41,250 -1.78% 16
London +26 72 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Surrey +3 45 £56,250 +40.62% 2
East of England -25 37 £40,000 +17.64% 6
North West - 28 £42,500 - 6
Cambridge +13 26 £40,500 +19.11% 4
Cambridgeshire +12 26 £40,500 +19.11% 4
Egham +9 26 - -
West Midlands +3 26 £31,500 -30.00% 7
South West -4 17 £33,750 +20.53% 28
Oxfordshire +23 15 £32,750 -22.94% 2
Manchester - 15 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex -22 11 £48,750 +3.72% 1
West Sussex +16 10 £38,750 +10.71%
Brighton -20 10 £52,500 +25.00%
City of London +41 8 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Hampshire -6 8 £41,250 +6.45% 2
Cheshire - 8 £35,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 8 £25,930 - 1
Hertfordshire -15 7 £42,500 +77.08% 1
Crawley - 7 £42,500 -
East Midlands +1 6 £33,775 +3.92%
Yorkshire -31 6 £31,250 -13.19% 3
Bedfordshire +2 5 £30,000 -
Scotland +1 5 - - 3
Aberdeen - 5 - -
Leamington Spa - 5 £25,580 -
Leicestershire +16 4 £29,888 -29.67%
Somerset +7 4 £32,500 +8.33% 5

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 201 (35.45%) Degree
2 113 (19.93%) Manufacturing
3 104 (18.34%) SAP
4 96 (16.93%) GIS
5 83 (14.64%) Document Management
6 79 (13.93%) SAP FI/CO
6 79 (13.93%) BAPI
6 79 (13.93%) SAP HR
6 79 (13.93%) SAP FI
6 79 (13.93%) SAP MM
6 79 (13.93%) SAP CO
6 79 (13.93%) SAP PM
6 79 (13.93%) SAP Implementation
7 72 (12.70%) Data Management
7 72 (12.70%) Microsoft
7 72 (12.70%) PLM
8 69 (12.17%) Finance
9 65 (11.46%) AutoCAD
9 65 (11.46%) Windows
10 64 (11.29%) Resource Management
11 59 (10.41%) C++
11 59 (10.41%) C
11 59 (10.41%) Electronics
12 57 (10.05%) Software Engineering
13 56 (9.88%) Project Management
14 55 (9.70%) SolidWorks
15 52 (9.17%) SAP QM
15 52 (9.17%) SAP EHS
15 52 (9.17%) Maximo
15 52 (9.17%) Primavera

CAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 17 (3.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (1.41%) Lync
4 7 (1.23%) CMS
4 7 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.53%) Kinematics
6 2 (0.35%) IIS
6 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 65 (11.46%) AutoCAD
2 47 (8.29%) MS Excel
3 44 (7.76%) MS Office
4 17 (3.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (3.00%) Photoshop
5 14 (2.47%) CATIA
6 12 (2.12%) MS Project
7 11 (1.94%) InDesign
8 10 (1.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 10 (1.76%) Revit
9 9 (1.59%) Windchill
10 7 (1.23%) Solid Edge
11 6 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (1.06%) CorelDRAW
11 6 (1.06%) MS Visio
12 5 (0.88%) ArchiCAD
13 4 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.35%) SketchUp
14 2 (0.35%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 79 (13.93%) SAP FI
1 79 (13.93%) SAP MM
1 79 (13.93%) SAP HR
1 79 (13.93%) SAP FI/CO
1 79 (13.93%) SAP CO
1 79 (13.93%) SAP PM
2 52 (9.17%) SAP QM
2 52 (9.17%) Maximo
2 52 (9.17%) SAP SD
2 52 (9.17%) SAP EHS
3 27 (4.76%) SAP GTS
3 27 (4.76%) SAP R/3
3 27 (4.76%) SAP PS
4 13 (2.29%) SAP PLM
5 10 (1.76%) Teamcenter
6 5 (0.88%) ENOVIA
7 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.18%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.18%) PaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Office 365
2 1 (0.18%) GitHub
2 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.47%) Ethernet
2 23 (4.06%) Structured Cabling
3 16 (2.82%) PBX
4 15 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.65%) Firewall
5 12 (2.12%) VPN
6 11 (1.94%) Wireless
7 9 (1.59%) HTTP
8 7 (1.23%) DNS
8 7 (1.23%) DHCP
9 5 (0.88%) Modbus
9 5 (0.88%) Cisco ICM
9 5 (0.88%) VLAN
9 5 (0.88%) EIGRP
9 5 (0.88%) MGCP
9 5 (0.88%) H.323
9 5 (0.88%) RIP
9 5 (0.88%) SNMP
9 5 (0.88%) VoIP
10 4 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.23%) RDBMS
2 7 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (0.88%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.18%) MS Access
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (2.29%) LabVIEW
2 7 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.18%) Xcode
4 1 (0.18%) Subversion
4 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 113 (19.93%) Manufacturing
2 69 (12.17%) Finance
3 59 (10.41%) Electronics
4 45 (7.94%) Aerospace
5 37 (6.53%) Telecoms
6 27 (4.76%) Marketing
7 23 (4.06%) Military
8 20 (3.53%) Automotive
9 13 (2.29%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.59%) Legal
10 9 (1.59%) Games
11 8 (1.41%) Back Office
12 4 (0.71%) Avionics
13 2 (0.35%) Advertising
13 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.18%) Front Office
14 1 (0.18%) Publishing
14 1 (0.18%) Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (20.28%) Consultant
2 82 (14.46%) Design Engineer
2 82 (14.46%) SAP Consultant
3 79 (13.93%) Managing Consultant
4 54 (9.52%) Mechanical Engineer
5 52 (9.17%) SAP PM Consultant
6 43 (7.58%) Software Engineer
7 41 (7.23%) Project Manager
8 39 (6.88%) Analyst
9 37 (6.53%) Developer
10 32 (5.64%) Mechanical Design Engineer
11 30 (5.29%) SAP PLM Consultant
12 27 (4.76%) Graduate
13 26 (4.59%) Designer
14 25 (4.41%) Support Consultant
15 22 (3.88%) Electronics Engineer
16 21 (3.70%) Service Analyst
17 16 (2.82%) Hardware Engineer
17 16 (2.82%) Support Engineer
18 15 (2.65%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (13.93%) BAPI
2 41 (7.23%) .NET
3 25 (4.41%) HTML
4 21 (3.70%) OpenGL
5 15 (2.65%) ASP.NET
6 12 (2.12%) RESTful
7 10 (1.76%) WinForms
7 10 (1.76%) Web Services
8 9 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (1.41%) Qt
9 8 (1.41%) SOAP
9 8 (1.41%) Ajax
10 7 (1.23%) OpenCL
11 6 (1.06%) JSON
12 5 (0.88%) VXML
12 5 (0.88%) CSS
12 5 (0.88%) XML
12 5 (0.88%) ODBC
12 5 (0.88%) SVG
13 4 (0.71%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 96 (16.93%) GIS
2 48 (8.47%) Mathematics
3 46 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 35 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (5.47%) Physics
6 24 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
7 23 (4.06%) Management Information System
8 22 (3.88%) 3D Graphics
8 22 (3.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 17 (3.00%) Chemistry
10 12 (2.12%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.41%) Animation
12 7 (1.23%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.23%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.06%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.06%) VHDL
14 5 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
15 4 (0.71%) 3D Printing
15 4 (0.71%) CCTV
15 4 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (11.46%) Windows
2 22 (3.88%) Linux
3 14 (2.47%) Windows 7
4 10 (1.76%) Mac OS X
5 8 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.41%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.88%) UNIX
7 4 (0.71%) Solaris
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (14.64%) Document Management
2 79 (13.93%) SAP Implementation
3 72 (12.70%) PLM
3 72 (12.70%) Data Management
4 64 (11.29%) Resource Management
5 57 (10.05%) Software Engineering
6 56 (9.88%) Project Management
7 52 (9.17%) Master Data Management
8 38 (6.70%) PRINCE2
9 32 (5.64%) 3D Modelling
10 30 (5.29%) PRINCE
10 30 (5.29%) Configuration Management
11 29 (5.11%) OO
12 28 (4.94%) Line Management
13 27 (4.76%) EAM
14 25 (4.41%) CAE
15 23 (4.06%) Time Management
16 21 (3.70%) ITIL
17 20 (3.53%) Software Testing
17 20 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (10.41%) C++
1 59 (10.41%) C
2 48 (8.47%) C#
3 44 (7.76%) SQL
4 25 (4.41%) MATLAB
5 16 (2.82%) VB.NET
6 15 (2.65%) VB
7 14 (2.47%) Java
7 14 (2.47%) JavaScript
8 12 (2.12%) Assembly Language
9 9 (1.59%) Python
10 5 (0.88%) VBA
11 4 (0.71%) Embedded C
11 4 (0.71%) PHP
12 3 (0.53%) R
13 2 (0.35%) VC++
14 1 (0.18%) XAML
14 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 201 (35.45%) Degree
2 20 (3.53%) HNC
3 19 (3.35%) HND
4 14 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.47%) PMP
4 14 (2.47%) PMI Certification
5 13 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.59%) PhD
7 7 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (1.06%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.53%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.53%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.35%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.18%) CCNA
11 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.18%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.23%) QA
2 17 (3.00%) SLA
3 6 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.71%) DO-254
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (4.06%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.59%) Firmware
4 7 (1.23%) Terminal Services
4 7 (1.23%) MetaFrame
4 7 (1.23%) UAG
5 5 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.88%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.53%) XenApp
7 3 (0.53%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (2.82%) SCCM
2 7 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (0.88%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 104 (18.34%) SAP
2 72 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 55 (9.70%) SolidWorks
4 52 (9.17%) Primavera
5 37 (6.53%) Autodesk
6 32 (5.64%) EMC
7 18 (3.17%) Citrix
8 13 (2.29%) Adobe
8 13 (2.29%) Cisco
8 13 (2.29%) Oracle
8 13 (2.29%) ESRI
9 12 (2.12%) Avaya
10 11 (1.94%) VMware
11 9 (1.59%) HP
11 9 (1.59%) Siemens
12 8 (1.41%) Dell
12 8 (1.41%) Symantec
12 8 (1.41%) Apple
13 7 (1.23%) PTC
13 7 (1.23%) SonicWALL
Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 55,000 dependent on level
Posted: 7 hours ago
Alnwick, Northumberland
Metrology Software Products Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Enfield Council
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 36,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Intergraph (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000, great pension scheme, healthcare, 25+ days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago