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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 907 915 905
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 33 52 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.047% 0.078%
As % of the Applications category 0.23% 0.32% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 57
Median salary £40,000 £35,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £18,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,800 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -11.87%

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
14218 16340 17996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.87% 14.79% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11768 13105 14562
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 May 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 6 May 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 0 33 £40,000 +13.47% 16
London - 8 £40,000 -
South East +10 6 £35,000 -17.64% 6
East of England +22 5 £38,000 +8.57% 4
Yorkshire - 5 £42,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £42,000 - 1
South West -5 4 £40,000 +45.45% 1
North West +24 3 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £31,500 - 1
Bristol - 3 £40,000 - 1
Lancashire - 3 £35,000 -
Blackburn - 3 £35,000 -
Halifax - 3 £42,000 -
Essex +11 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire +11 2 £38,000 -
Watford +6 2 £38,000 -
Surrey -3 2 £35,000 - 3
Guildford -5 2 £33,750 -
West Midlands -15 2 £30,000 +8.10% 1
City of London - 2 £40,000 -
Leeds - 2 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge +2 1 - - 3
Cambridgeshire +1 1 - - 3
Berkshire -4 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Somerset -6 1 £27,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £30,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Worcester - 1 £30,000 -
Oxford - 1 £31,500 - 1

SOLIDWORKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (57.97%) CAD
2 26 (37.68%) Manufacturing
3 23 (33.33%) Degree
4 17 (24.64%) AutoCAD
5 12 (17.39%) C++
5 12 (17.39%) SQL
5 12 (17.39%) HNC
5 12 (17.39%) ANSYS
6 11 (15.94%) Windows
7 10 (14.49%) MS Office
7 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
7 10 (14.49%) OpenGL
7 10 (14.49%) NASTRAN
7 10 (14.49%) Finite Element Analysis
7 10 (14.49%) Abaqus
7 10 (14.49%) Augmented Reality
8 9 (13.04%) HND
9 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
9 8 (11.59%) Oracle
9 8 (11.59%) Electronics
9 8 (11.59%) 3D Modelling
9 8 (11.59%) Robotics
9 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
10 7 (10.14%) PLM
10 7 (10.14%) MFC
11 6 (8.70%) EDI
11 6 (8.70%) Linux
11 6 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (8.70%) Tripwire
11 6 (8.70%) Concur

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 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (24.64%) AutoCAD
2 10 (14.49%) Abaqus
2 10 (14.49%) MS Office
2 10 (14.49%) NASTRAN
3 5 (7.25%) CATIA
4 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
4 4 (5.80%) PTC Creo
5 3 (4.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 3 (4.35%) Windchill
6 2 (2.90%) FrameMaker
6 2 (2.90%) Maya
6 2 (2.90%) MODO
6 2 (2.90%) Siemens NX
7 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
7 1 (1.45%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Teamcenter
2 3 (4.35%) ENOVIA
2 3 (4.35%) SAP PLM
3 2 (2.90%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 26 (37.68%) Manufacturing
2 8 (11.59%) Electronics
3 5 (7.25%) Automotive
4 4 (5.80%) Billing
4 4 (5.80%) Marketing
5 3 (4.35%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.90%) Japanese Language
6 2 (2.90%) Publishing
6 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.45%) Military
7 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Design Engineer
2 17 (24.64%) Mechanical Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Applications Support
5 7 (10.14%) CAD Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (7.25%) Applications Support Specialist
6 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Support Specialist
7 4 (5.80%) Designer
7 4 (5.80%) Project Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) C Developer
8 3 (4.35%) C/C++ Developer
8 3 (4.35%) C/C++ Software Developer
8 3 (4.35%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.35%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) OpenGL
2 7 (10.14%) MFC
3 6 (8.70%) EDI
4 3 (4.35%) HTML
5 2 (2.90%) CSS
5 2 (2.90%) STL
5 2 (2.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Augmented Reality
2 8 (11.59%) Robotics
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) FMCG
5 2 (2.90%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.90%) Mechatronics
5 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.70%) Linux
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) CAD
2 10 (14.49%) Finite Element Analysis
3 8 (11.59%) 3D Modelling
4 7 (10.14%) PLM
5 5 (7.25%) ERP
6 4 (5.80%) CRM
6 4 (5.80%) Project Management
6 4 (5.80%) Robotic Automation
6 4 (5.80%) Six Sigma
7 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.35%) Lean Manufacturing
8 2 (2.90%) Business Development
8 2 (2.90%) Data Management
8 2 (2.90%) Logistics
8 2 (2.90%) PDM
8 2 (2.90%) Presales
8 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.90%) SDLC
8 2 (2.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) C++
1 12 (17.39%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) C
2 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.80%) C#
4 3 (4.35%) PHP
5 2 (2.90%) VB
5 2 (2.90%) VBA
6 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) Degree
2 12 (17.39%) HNC
3 9 (13.04%) HND
4 2 (2.90%) MCP
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) PhD
4 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) ANSYS
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) Concur
3 6 (8.70%) Tripwire
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.35%) Autodesk
5 3 (4.35%) Google
5 3 (4.35%) SAP
6 2 (2.90%) Adobe
6 2 (2.90%) EMC
6 2 (2.90%) Intel
6 2 (2.90%) Sage
7 1 (1.45%) Baan
7 1 (1.45%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.45%) Infor
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