The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 901 907 923
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 34 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.24% 0.18% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 13
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £26,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
14139 16666 15644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.96% 15.66% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11453 13677 12644
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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 +24 34 £36,250 -9.37% 17
South East +9 9 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Hampshire +26 6 £33,750 -20.58%
Yorkshire - 6 £31,250 - 3
East Midlands - 5 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 - -
South Yorkshire - 4 £31,250 - 2
Wellingborough - 4 - -
Sheffield - 4 £31,250 - 2
Southampton - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 £40,000 - 2
South West -10 3 £40,000 +45.45%
West Sussex - 3 £42,500 - 1
Crawley - 3 £42,500 - 1
East of England -9 2 £38,750 -8.82% 9
London - 2 £45,000 -
North West - 2 £36,750 - 1
Dudley - 2 £47,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £33,750 -
Bristol - 2 £40,750 -
Cambridgeshire -1 1 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Cambridge -10 1 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Blackpool - 1 £35,000 -
Kettering - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £32,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £38,500 -
Dorset - 1 £37,500 -
Worcester - 1 £30,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £32,500 - 2

SOLIDWORKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 65 (56.03%) CAD
2 41 (35.34%) Manufacturing
3 32 (27.59%) Degree
4 24 (20.69%) AutoCAD
5 21 (18.10%) SQL
6 20 (17.24%) Oracle
6 20 (17.24%) MS Office
6 20 (17.24%) Windows
6 20 (17.24%) Linux
6 20 (17.24%) SharePoint
6 20 (17.24%) Windows Server
7 19 (16.38%) EDI
7 19 (16.38%) BusinessObjects
8 18 (15.52%) Concur
8 18 (15.52%) Tripwire
9 13 (11.21%) Finite Element Analysis
10 12 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
10 12 (10.34%) Project Planning
10 12 (10.34%) Document Management
10 12 (10.34%) Project Management
10 12 (10.34%) Hyperion
11 11 (9.48%) Baan
11 11 (9.48%) ERP
11 11 (9.48%) 3D Modelling
12 10 (8.62%) Automotive
12 10 (8.62%) Robotics
13 8 (6.90%) HNC
14 6 (5.17%) PhD
14 6 (5.17%) Autodesk
15 5 (4.31%) Aerospace

SOLIDWORKS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (17.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (20.69%) AutoCAD
2 20 (17.24%) MS Office
3 4 (3.45%) Abaqus
3 4 (3.45%) NASTRAN
4 3 (2.59%) Windchill
5 2 (1.72%) FrameMaker
5 2 (1.72%) Maya
5 2 (1.72%) MODO
5 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.72%) Solid Edge
6 1 (0.86%) CATIA
6 1 (0.86%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.86%) Revit
6 1 (0.86%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) ENOVIA
1 3 (2.59%) SAP PLM
1 3 (2.59%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 41 (35.34%) Manufacturing
2 10 (8.62%) Automotive
3 5 (4.31%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.45%) Billing
4 4 (3.45%) Electronics
4 4 (3.45%) Japanese Language
5 2 (1.72%) Marketing
5 2 (1.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.86%) Finance
6 1 (0.86%) Military
6 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (45.69%) Design Engineer
2 46 (39.66%) Mechanical Engineer
3 40 (34.48%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 20 (17.24%) Applications Support
5 18 (15.52%) Applications Specialist
5 18 (15.52%) Applications Support Specialist
5 18 (15.52%) Support Specialist
6 13 (11.21%) Principal Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) ERP Specialist
8 7 (6.03%) ERP Support
8 7 (6.03%) Hyperion Specialist
8 7 (6.03%) Hyperion Support
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle Specialist
9 5 (4.31%) Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Draughtsman
9 5 (4.31%) Project Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) Analyst
10 3 (2.59%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.59%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.38%) EDI
2 4 (3.45%) MFC
2 4 (3.45%) OpenGL
3 3 (2.59%) HTML
4 2 (1.72%) CSS
4 2 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) Robotics
2 4 (3.45%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (1.72%) Mechatronics
4 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Linux
1 20 (17.24%) Windows
1 20 (17.24%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (56.03%) CAD
2 13 (11.21%) Finite Element Analysis
3 12 (10.34%) Document Management
3 12 (10.34%) Project Management
3 12 (10.34%) Project Planning
3 12 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
4 11 (9.48%) 3D Modelling
4 11 (9.48%) ERP
5 4 (3.45%) Robotic Automation
5 4 (3.45%) SDLC
6 3 (2.59%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.59%) PLM
7 2 (1.72%) Coaching
7 2 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.72%) CRM
7 2 (1.72%) Data Management
7 2 (1.72%) Line Management
7 2 (1.72%) Mentoring
7 2 (1.72%) Presales
7 2 (1.72%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.10%) SQL
2 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.45%) C++
4 3 (2.59%) PHP
5 2 (1.72%) C#
5 2 (1.72%) VBA
6 1 (0.86%) C
6 1 (0.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 32 (27.59%) Degree
2 8 (6.90%) HNC
3 6 (5.17%) PhD
4 4 (3.45%) HND
5 2 (1.72%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.86%) ISO13485
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (17.24%) Oracle
2 18 (15.52%) Concur
2 18 (15.52%) Tripwire
3 12 (10.34%) Hyperion
4 11 (9.48%) Baan
5 6 (5.17%) Autodesk
6 3 (2.59%) SAP
7 2 (1.72%) Adobe
7 2 (1.72%) ANSYS
7 2 (1.72%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.86%) Google
8 1 (0.86%) Sage
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