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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 805 846 866
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +20
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 86 50 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.043% 0.018%
As % of the Applications category 0.55% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 10
Average salary £37,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,750 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
15500 17649 16285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.23% 15.26% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12742 13991 13509
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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 +62 82 £37,500 +20.96% 57
South East +23 28 £42,500 +6.25% 28
East Midlands +28 17 £27,500 -27.63%
Oxfordshire - 15 £42,500 - 21
East of England +4 10 £36,500 +21.66% 11
Oxford - 9 £55,000 - 11
Yorkshire +16 7 £35,000 +84.21%
Cambridge +11 7 £36,500 +21.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 7 £36,500 +21.66% 2
North West - 7 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands +14 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Halifax +10 6 £37,500 +97.36%
West Yorkshire +8 6 £37,500 +97.36%
South West -4 6 £30,000 -25.00% 15
Manchester - 6 - -
Leicestershire - 5 £30,000 -
Berkshire +16 4 - -
Reading +14 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 4 - -
Derbyshire - 4 - -
West Sussex - 4 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire +23 3 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Scotland +3 3 £32,500 -14.47%
Nottingham -4 3 - -
Nottinghamshire -11 3 - -
Dorset - 3 £30,000 - 6
Poole - 3 £30,000 - 6
Bristol - 3 - -
Crawley - 3 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +16 2 - -

SOLIDWORKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 75 (51.37%) CAD
2 61 (41.78%) Manufacturing
3 56 (38.36%) Degree
4 42 (28.77%) AutoCAD
5 34 (23.29%) MS Office
6 27 (18.49%) Microsoft
7 24 (16.44%) Project Management
8 19 (13.01%) MS Excel
8 19 (13.01%) HND
8 19 (13.01%) Automotive
8 19 (13.01%) Solid Edge
9 18 (12.33%) Electronics
10 16 (10.96%) SQL
10 16 (10.96%) ERP
11 15 (10.27%) HNC
11 15 (10.27%) Finite Element Analysis
11 15 (10.27%) Computer Science
12 14 (9.59%) Document Management
12 14 (9.59%) SharePoint
12 14 (9.59%) Aerospace
13 13 (8.90%) Autodesk
13 13 (8.90%) Windows
14 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (7.53%) C#
15 11 (7.53%) MS Visio
16 10 (6.85%) CSS
16 10 (6.85%) E-Commerce
16 10 (6.85%) Six Sigma
16 10 (6.85%) ISO 9002
16 10 (6.85%) Siemens

SOLIDWORKS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 14 (9.59%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (28.77%) AutoCAD
2 34 (23.29%) MS Office
3 19 (13.01%) MS Excel
3 19 (13.01%) Solid Edge
4 11 (7.53%) MS Visio
5 10 (6.85%) PTC Creo
6 9 (6.16%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 7 (4.79%) Revit
7 7 (4.79%) Siemens NX
8 6 (4.11%) MicroStation
9 5 (3.42%) CATIA
10 4 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (1.37%) InDesign
11 2 (1.37%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (0.68%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) Internet
2 5 (3.42%) Firewall
3 4 (2.74%) VoIP
4 3 (2.05%) WLAN
4 3 (2.05%) Wireless
4 3 (2.05%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.74%) MS Access
2 4 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.37%) CorVu
General
1 61 (41.78%) Manufacturing
2 19 (13.01%) Automotive
3 18 (12.33%) Electronics
4 14 (9.59%) Aerospace
5 10 (6.85%) French Language
5 10 (6.85%) German Language
5 10 (6.85%) Polish Language
5 10 (6.85%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.05%) Retail
6 3 (2.05%) Finance
7 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.68%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 83 (56.85%) Design Engineer
2 54 (36.99%) Mechanical Engineer
3 50 (34.25%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 8 (5.48%) Support Engineer
5 7 (4.79%) IT Manager
6 6 (4.11%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.11%) Principle Engineer
6 6 (4.11%) Software Support Engineer
6 6 (4.11%) CAD Engineer
7 5 (3.42%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (2.74%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (2.74%) Applications Support
8 4 (2.74%) IT Assistant
8 4 (2.74%) Designer
9 3 (2.05%) IT Support
9 3 (2.05%) IT Support Assistant
9 3 (2.05%) Support Specialist
9 3 (2.05%) Support Assistant
9 3 (2.05%) Graduate
9 3 (2.05%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.85%) CSS
2 4 (2.74%) .NET
3 3 (2.05%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.79%) Physics
4 6 (4.11%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.74%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.74%) CCTV
6 3 (2.05%) Robotics
7 2 (1.37%) Ergonomics
7 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.37%) 3D Printing
7 2 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.90%) Windows
2 4 (2.74%) Linux
3 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (51.37%) CAD
2 24 (16.44%) Project Management
3 16 (10.96%) ERP
4 15 (10.27%) Finite Element Analysis
5 14 (9.59%) Document Management
6 10 (6.85%) Six Sigma
6 10 (6.85%) E-Commerce
6 10 (6.85%) Change Management
6 10 (6.85%) 3D Modelling
6 10 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (5.48%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (4.79%) Project Planning
9 6 (4.11%) Software Engineering
10 5 (3.42%) Time Management
10 5 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.74%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (2.74%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (2.74%) Industrial Design
11 4 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.74%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.96%) SQL
2 11 (7.53%) C#
3 7 (4.79%) C++
3 7 (4.79%) C
4 6 (4.11%) Java
5 1 (0.68%) VB
5 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 56 (38.36%) Degree
2 19 (13.01%) HND
3 15 (10.27%) HNC
4 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.85%) ISO 9002
1 10 (6.85%) ISO 14001
2 7 (4.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.90%) Autodesk
3 10 (6.85%) T-Plan
3 10 (6.85%) Allen-Bradley
3 10 (6.85%) Siemens
4 8 (5.48%) Epicor
5 4 (2.74%) Baan
5 4 (2.74%) Oracle
5 4 (2.74%) Hyperion
5 4 (2.74%) VMware
5 4 (2.74%) Tripwire
6 2 (1.37%) EMC
6 2 (1.37%) Adobe
7 1 (0.68%) Dell
7 1 (0.68%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) Sage
7 1 (0.68%) Symantec
7 1 (0.68%) SonicWALL
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