The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 224 201 167
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -34
Permanent jobs citing CAD 8 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.18% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.22% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 21
Average salary £35,250 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.46% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
CAD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4922 4103 3527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.96% 82.56% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 3503 2840
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CAD across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CAD
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CAD across the West Midlands region.

CAD Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CAD
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CAD across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

CAD Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CAD
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 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
(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
Coventry -9 2 - - 3
Warwickshire -15 2 £50,000 -
Birmingham -6 1 £25,000 -23.07%
Dudley - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £30,500 - 1
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CAD 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 CAD.

1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 12 (48.00%) Automotive
2 12 (48.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (28.00%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (16.00%) Finite Element Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) HNC
5 4 (16.00%) HND
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.00%) MS Office
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) PLM
6 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (12.00%) Data Management
7 2 (8.00%) Windchill
7 2 (8.00%) Google
7 2 (8.00%) ENOVIA
7 2 (8.00%) Teamcenter
7 2 (8.00%) PDM
7 2 (8.00%) CATIA
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Autodesk
7 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
7 2 (8.00%) JDE OneWorld
7 2 (8.00%) C++
7 2 (8.00%) Java
7 2 (8.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) VB
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (8.00%) SharePoint

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CAD 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 CAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (28.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (12.00%) MS Office
3 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.00%) CATIA
4 2 (8.00%) PTC Creo
4 2 (8.00%) Windchill
5 1 (4.00%) AutoCAD
5 1 (4.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) ENOVIA
1 2 (8.00%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (8.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) WebEx
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 12 (48.00%) Automotive
1 12 (48.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Design Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Mechanical Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Graduate
3 6 (24.00%) Junior
4 5 (20.00%) Author
4 5 (20.00%) Graduate Technical Author
4 5 (20.00%) Junior Technical Author
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Author
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) CAD Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) CATIA Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Designer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) CAD Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 3 (12.00%) Data Management
2 3 (12.00%) PLM
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) PDM
3 2 (8.00%) Product Management
3 2 (8.00%) QMS
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.00%) Line Management
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
1 2 (8.00%) C++
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) VB
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) HNC
2 4 (16.00%) HND
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Autodesk
2 2 (8.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) ANSYS
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) PTC
3 1 (4.00%) Sage
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