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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 838 854 877
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +23
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 59 51 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.044% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.37% 0.29% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 10
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £19,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%

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
15747 17890 16354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.42% 15.36% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12731 14274 13519
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 4 August 2015 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 4 August 2015. 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 +35 56 £35,000 +12.00% 47
South East +29 19 £35,000 +22.80% 18
East of England +3 14 £36,500 -0.68% 18
Cambridgeshire +11 12 £36,500 -18.88% 12
Cambridge +18 11 £36,500 -18.88% 12
East Midlands +9 8 £27,500 -27.63%
Oxfordshire - 6 £42,500 - 9
North West - 6 £42,500 - 2
Hampshire +14 5 £22,500 -47.05% 3
Berkshire +8 4 - - 3
Surrey +6 4 £41,250 +47.32% 3
Reading 0 4 - -
South West -10 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Manchester - 4 - - 1
Scotland 0 3 £32,500 -14.47%
Nottingham -1 3 - -
Nottinghamshire -4 3 - -
Leicestershire - 3 £30,000 -
Bristol - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 £32,500 - 5
West Yorkshire 0 2 £47,500 +150.00% 1
Halifax -4 2 £47,500 +150.00% 1
Yorkshire -7 2 £47,500 +150.00% 1
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -
Oxford - 2 £35,000 - 8
Andover - 2 £22,500 -
Fareham - 2 £27,750 - 2
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Guildford +7 1 £47,500 +72.72% 3
Suffolk -2 1 £25,000 -33.33%

SOLIDWORKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 52 (46.85%) CAD
2 46 (41.44%) Degree
3 43 (38.74%) Manufacturing
4 36 (32.43%) AutoCAD
5 29 (26.13%) MS Office
6 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
7 20 (18.02%) Solid Edge
8 19 (17.12%) MS Excel
8 19 (17.12%) Project Management
9 18 (16.22%) HND
10 17 (15.32%) Automotive
10 17 (15.32%) Electronics
11 15 (13.51%) Computer Science
12 14 (12.61%) SQL
13 13 (11.71%) C#
13 13 (11.71%) ERP
13 13 (11.71%) Aerospace
14 12 (10.81%) Autodesk
14 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (9.01%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (9.01%) Allen-Bradley
15 10 (9.01%) PTC Creo
15 10 (9.01%) French Language
15 10 (9.01%) German Language
15 10 (9.01%) Polish Language
15 10 (9.01%) Spanish Language
15 10 (9.01%) T-Plan
15 10 (9.01%) Siemens
15 10 (9.01%) Six Sigma
15 10 (9.01%) ISO 14001

SOLIDWORKS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 10 (9.01%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (32.43%) AutoCAD
2 29 (26.13%) MS Office
3 20 (18.02%) Solid Edge
4 19 (17.12%) MS Excel
5 10 (9.01%) MS Visio
5 10 (9.01%) PTC Creo
6 9 (8.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 7 (6.31%) Siemens NX
8 6 (5.41%) Revit
8 6 (5.41%) MicroStation
8 6 (5.41%) CATIA
9 4 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (1.80%) InDesign
10 2 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (1.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (0.90%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.31%) Internet
1 7 (6.31%) Firewall
2 6 (5.41%) VoIP
3 2 (1.80%) WLAN
3 2 (1.80%) Wireless
3 2 (1.80%) LAN
4 1 (0.90%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.41%) MS Access
3 2 (1.80%) CorVu
General
1 43 (38.74%) Manufacturing
2 17 (15.32%) Electronics
2 17 (15.32%) Automotive
3 13 (11.71%) Aerospace
4 10 (9.01%) French Language
4 10 (9.01%) German Language
4 10 (9.01%) Polish Language
4 10 (9.01%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.70%) Retail
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Finance
7 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 60 (54.05%) Design Engineer
2 33 (29.73%) Mechanical Engineer
3 30 (27.03%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 8 (7.21%) IT Manager
5 7 (6.31%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Software Support Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) CAD Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) IT Assistant
8 4 (3.60%) Designer
9 3 (2.70%) IT Support
9 3 (2.70%) IT Support Assistant
9 3 (2.70%) Support Assistant
9 3 (2.70%) Graduate
9 3 (2.70%) Electrical Design Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) Electrical Engineer
10 2 (1.80%) Product Design Engineer
10 2 (1.80%) Engineering Manager
11 1 (0.90%) Industrial Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) CSS
2 6 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.41%) CCTV
3 6 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.41%) Physics
4 2 (1.80%) Ergonomics
4 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.80%) 3D Printing
4 2 (1.80%) User Experience
5 1 (0.90%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.21%) Windows
2 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.85%) CAD
2 19 (17.12%) Project Management
3 13 (11.71%) ERP
4 10 (9.01%) Six Sigma
4 10 (9.01%) E-Commerce
4 10 (9.01%) Change Management
4 10 (9.01%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (7.21%) Finite Element Analysis
6 7 (6.31%) 3D Modelling
6 7 (6.31%) Document Management
7 6 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.41%) Data Security
7 6 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (5.41%) Software Engineering
7 6 (5.41%) Software Licensing
8 5 (4.50%) Time Management
9 4 (3.60%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (3.60%) Industrial Design
10 3 (2.70%) Validation
10 3 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.61%) SQL
2 13 (11.71%) C#
3 9 (8.11%) C++
3 9 (8.11%) C
4 8 (7.21%) Java
5 3 (2.70%) VB
6 2 (1.80%) Perl
6 2 (1.80%) PHP
7 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (41.44%) Degree
2 18 (16.22%) HND
3 10 (9.01%) HNC
4 1 (0.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) ISO 9002
1 10 (9.01%) ISO 14001
2 6 (5.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.81%) Autodesk
3 10 (9.01%) Siemens
3 10 (9.01%) T-Plan
3 10 (9.01%) Allen-Bradley
4 9 (8.11%) Epicor
5 6 (5.41%) VMware
6 2 (1.80%) EMC
6 2 (1.80%) Adobe
7 1 (0.90%) Dell
7 1 (0.90%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.90%) Sage
7 1 (0.90%) Symantec
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