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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
England / West Midlands
Rank 187 232 203
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -29
Permanent jobs citing CAD 25 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 7
Median salary £35,000 £35,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £26,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

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
4228 5117 4157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.42% 88.18% 83.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3367 4209 3515
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Herefordshire - 7 £35,000 - 1
Coventry +17 4 £30,000 - 1
Birmingham +19 3 £35,000 +40.00%
Worcestershire -9 3 - - 3
Walsall - 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 £57,500 -
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing CAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CAD.

1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 19 (36.54%) Manufacturing
3 14 (26.92%) Electronics
4 13 (25.00%) HND
5 10 (19.23%) HNC
5 10 (19.23%) Automotive
6 9 (17.31%) 3D Modelling
7 7 (13.46%) Schematic Capture
8 6 (11.54%) SOLIDWORKS
8 6 (11.54%) Autodesk Inventor
9 5 (9.62%) Virtual Team
9 5 (9.62%) Finite Element Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (9.62%) PTC Creo
9 5 (9.62%) Presales
9 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
9 5 (9.62%) C#
9 5 (9.62%) MS Project
10 4 (7.69%) C
10 4 (7.69%) Windows
10 4 (7.69%) Firmware
10 4 (7.69%) Ethernet
10 4 (7.69%) EMC
10 4 (7.69%) Project Management
10 4 (7.69%) Prototyping
11 3 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (5.77%) Siemens NX
11 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
11 3 (5.77%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 3 (5.77%) Industrial Design

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Autodesk Inventor
1 6 (11.54%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (9.62%) MS Project
2 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.62%) PTC Creo
3 3 (5.77%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 3 (5.77%) Siemens NX
4 2 (3.85%) Windchill
5 1 (1.92%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.92%) MS Office
5 1 (1.92%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.85%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.85%) RS-232
2 2 (3.85%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) InstallShield
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (36.54%) Manufacturing
2 14 (26.92%) Electronics
3 10 (19.23%) Automotive
4 2 (3.85%) Advertising
4 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Finance
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Design Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Mechanical Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) PCB Design Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) PCB Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Design Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Senior PCB Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Product Design Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Product Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Electrical Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Firmware Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Product Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Project Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) DirectX
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) XHTML
2 2 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (9.62%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) ASIC
3 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.85%) Verilog
3 2 (3.85%) VHDL
4 1 (1.92%) CCTV
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) 3D Modelling
2 7 (13.46%) Schematic Capture
3 5 (9.62%) Finite Element Analysis
3 5 (9.62%) Presales
4 4 (7.69%) Project Management
4 4 (7.69%) Prototyping
5 3 (5.77%) Industrial Design
5 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.77%) Validation
6 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.85%) Data Management
6 2 (3.85%) ERP
6 2 (3.85%) Line Management
6 2 (3.85%) OO
6 2 (3.85%) QMS
6 2 (3.85%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.92%) CAE
7 1 (1.92%) CRM
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) C#
2 4 (7.69%) C
3 3 (5.77%) C++
4 2 (3.85%) Assembly Language
4 2 (3.85%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 13 (25.00%) HND
3 10 (19.23%) HNC
4 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) EMC
2 2 (3.85%) ANSYS
2 2 (3.85%) Autodesk
2 2 (3.85%) DevExpress
2 2 (3.85%) Siemens
3 1 (1.92%) PTC
Hereford and Worcester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 33,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern
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Salary: £20,000 - £30,000
Posted: 14 days ago