The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 877 874 939
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +65
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 41 89 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.082% 0.039%
As % of the Applications category 0.34% 0.59% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 32
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11990 15092 17399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.53% 13.94% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9948 12384 13849
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SOLIDWORKS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

SOLIDWORKS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS within the UK.

SOLIDWORKS Salary Trend in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

SOLIDWORKS Salary Histogram in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -5 39 £37,500 -6.25% 14
West Midlands +1 17 £35,000 - 3
South East +14 10 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Coventry +3 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire +18 7 £40,000 - 1
Slough - 5 £40,000 -
South West -18 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Gloucestershire - 4 £37,500 -
East of England +19 3 £41,500 +12.16% 4
Yorkshire +18 3 £35,000 - 1
Reading +14 2 £37,000 - 1
East Midlands +5 2 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Oxfordshire -13 2 £38,000 -30.90%
Birmingham - 2 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £37,000 -
Scotland +23 1 - -
Surrey +16 1 £47,500 - 1
Glasgow +14 1 - -
Essex +5 1 - - 2
Cambridge +2 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -3 1 - - 2
Oxford -5 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Leicestershire -12 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Rutland - 1 £30,000 -
Wednesbury - 1 £35,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 - 1
Alcester - 1 £45,000 -
Redditch - 1 £31,500 - 1
Worcester - 1 £28,500 -

SOLIDWORKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 40 (53.33%) CAD
2 35 (46.67%) Manufacturing
3 28 (37.33%) Degree
4 19 (25.33%) AutoCAD
5 16 (21.33%) Electronics
6 15 (20.00%) C++
7 13 (17.33%) HND
7 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (16.00%) C
8 12 (16.00%) Finite Element Analysis
9 11 (14.67%) HNC
10 10 (13.33%) Windows
10 10 (13.33%) Management Information System
10 10 (13.33%) Physics
11 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
11 9 (12.00%) Telecoms
11 9 (12.00%) ANSYS
11 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (10.67%) ERP
12 8 (10.67%) VMware
12 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (9.33%) Augmented Reality
13 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
13 7 (9.33%) EMC
13 7 (9.33%) OpenGL
13 7 (9.33%) Project Management
14 6 (8.00%) MS Office
14 6 (8.00%) PLM
14 6 (8.00%) Validation
14 6 (8.00%) PTC Creo

SOLIDWORKS
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 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (25.33%) AutoCAD
2 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.00%) MS Office
3 6 (8.00%) PTC Creo
4 5 (6.67%) CATIA
4 5 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (5.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 4 (5.33%) Siemens NX
6 3 (4.00%) Abaqus
6 3 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (4.00%) NASTRAN
6 3 (4.00%) Photoshop
7 2 (2.67%) Solid Edge
8 1 (1.33%) MicroStation
8 1 (1.33%) Revit
8 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (1.33%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) ENOVIA
1 5 (6.67%) Infor M3
1 5 (6.67%) Movex
2 3 (4.00%) DELMIA
2 3 (4.00%) Sage 200
2 3 (4.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (4.00%) Firewall
1 3 (4.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 3 (4.00%) HTTP
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
1 3 (4.00%) Junos
2 1 (1.33%) Broadband
2 1 (1.33%) DSL
2 1 (1.33%) LTE
2 1 (1.33%) Wireless
2 1 (1.33%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.33%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 35 (46.67%) Manufacturing
2 16 (21.33%) Electronics
3 9 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.67%) Aerospace
4 5 (6.67%) Automotive
5 4 (5.33%) Marketing
6 2 (2.67%) Finance
7 1 (1.33%) Avionics
7 1 (1.33%) Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) Design Engineer
2 28 (37.33%) Mechanical Engineer
3 21 (28.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Project Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) CAD Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Administrator
6 4 (5.33%) Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Electronics Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Network Administrator
6 4 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.00%) C Developer
7 3 (4.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.00%) C++ Programmer
7 3 (4.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Programmer
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.33%) MFC
2 1 (1.33%) STL
2 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 10 (13.33%) Physics
2 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (9.33%) Augmented Reality
4 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.00%) FMCG
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) Life Science
5 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.33%) 3D Printing
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Mechatronics
6 1 (1.33%) Robotics
6 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (53.33%) CAD
2 12 (16.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 8 (10.67%) ERP
4 7 (9.33%) Project Management
5 6 (8.00%) 3D Modelling
5 6 (8.00%) PLM
5 6 (8.00%) Validation
6 5 (6.67%) Prototyping
6 5 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.33%) Disruptive Innovation
7 4 (5.33%) ITIL
7 4 (5.33%) ITSM
7 4 (5.33%) Lean Manufacturing
7 4 (5.33%) Presales
7 4 (5.33%) Service Management
7 4 (5.33%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) C++
2 12 (16.00%) C
3 5 (6.67%) C#
3 5 (6.67%) SQL
4 4 (5.33%) VB
5 2 (2.67%) Java
5 2 (2.67%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 28 (37.33%) Degree
2 13 (17.33%) HND
3 11 (14.67%) HNC
4 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.00%) CCNA
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.00%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.67%) MCP
6 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.67%) PhD
7 1 (1.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO13485
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) ANSYS
3 8 (10.67%) VMware
4 7 (9.33%) EMC
5 5 (6.67%) arcserve
6 3 (4.00%) Autodesk
6 3 (4.00%) Cisco
6 3 (4.00%) Juniper
6 3 (4.00%) Sage
6 3 (4.00%) Xilinx
7 2 (2.67%) Intel
7 2 (2.67%) Lotus
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle
7 2 (2.67%) PTC
8 1 (1.33%) Adobe
8 1 (1.33%) SAP
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-35,000+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40,000 DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago