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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
England / West Midlands
Rank 191 209 204
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing CAD 27 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 10
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £27,200 £25,272
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £54,000 £35,250
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.18% +8.57%

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
4304 4572 4217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.85% 87.35% 85.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3766 3659
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £60,000
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 24 January 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 24 January 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 -
Birmingham +3 6 £29,500 +18.00% 1
Coventry +16 5 £41,250 -
Worcestershire -13 2 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £57,500 - 2
Staffordshire - 1 £60,000 -
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 22 (41.51%) Manufacturing
3 15 (28.30%) Electronics
4 12 (22.64%) HND
5 10 (18.87%) Automotive
6 9 (16.98%) HNC
6 9 (16.98%) 3D Modelling
6 9 (16.98%) SOLIDWORKS
7 8 (15.09%) Schematic Capture
8 7 (13.21%) Project Management
9 6 (11.32%) Validation
10 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
11 4 (7.55%) Prototyping
11 4 (7.55%) Virtual Team
11 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.55%) Finite Element Analysis
11 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (7.55%) Presales
11 4 (7.55%) PTC Creo
11 4 (7.55%) MS Project
11 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
11 4 (7.55%) EMC
12 3 (5.66%) DirectX
12 3 (5.66%) C#
12 3 (5.66%) C++
12 3 (5.66%) .NET
12 3 (5.66%) Windows
12 3 (5.66%) PLM
12 3 (5.66%) PDM
12 3 (5.66%) Siemens NX

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (7.55%) MS Project
2 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.55%) PTC Creo
3 3 (5.66%) Siemens NX
4 2 (3.77%) MS Office
4 2 (3.77%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (3.77%) Windchill
5 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.89%) Solid Edge
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.77%) RS-232
2 1 (1.89%) Broadband
2 1 (1.89%) DSL
2 1 (1.89%) Skype
2 1 (1.89%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) InstallShield
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (41.51%) Manufacturing
2 15 (28.30%) Electronics
3 10 (18.87%) Automotive
4 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Design Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Mechanical Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) PCB Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) PCB Design Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Design Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior PCB Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Developer
7 4 (7.55%) IT Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Product Design Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Product Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Programme Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Electrical Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Product Specialist
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
1 3 (5.66%) DirectX
2 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.77%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) XHTML
2 2 (3.77%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.55%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.66%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.66%) Physics
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) 3D Modelling
2 8 (15.09%) Schematic Capture
3 7 (13.21%) Project Management
4 6 (11.32%) Validation
5 4 (7.55%) Finite Element Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) Presales
5 4 (7.55%) Prototyping
5 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Industrial Design
6 3 (5.66%) PDM
6 3 (5.66%) PLM
6 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.77%) CAE
7 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.77%) Data Management
7 2 (3.77%) Line Management
7 2 (3.77%) QMS
7 2 (3.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) C#
1 3 (5.66%) C++
2 2 (3.77%) Assembly Language
2 2 (3.77%) C
2 2 (3.77%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 12 (22.64%) HND
3 9 (16.98%) HNC
4 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.89%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) EMC
2 2 (3.77%) DevExpress
2 2 (3.77%) Siemens
3 1 (1.89%) ANSYS
3 1 (1.89%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.89%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) PTC
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £55K Basic + 10% Bonus + 7K Car + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 15 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £55K Basic + 10% Bonus + 7K Car + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £55K Basic + 10% Bonus + 7K Car + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £55K Basic + 10% Bonus + 7K Car + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 21 days ago