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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 204 203 219
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing CAD 25 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 12
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £22,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £36,500 £57,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
5008 4697 4707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.86% 86.87% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3938 3873 3950
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
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 25 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Coventry +3 8 £36,250 -15.20%
Birmingham -13 7 £72,500 +114.81% 4
Warwickshire +1 3 £36,250 +64.77% 1
Staffordshire +5 2 £37,500 -
Worcestershire +15 1 £42,500 +60.37% 1
Wednesbury - 1 £35,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 26 (60.47%) Manufacturing
2 23 (53.49%) Degree
3 13 (30.23%) SOLIDWORKS
4 12 (27.91%) Project Management
5 9 (20.93%) Electronics
6 8 (18.60%) Finite Element Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) PLM
7 6 (13.95%) PDM
7 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
7 6 (13.95%) Finance
7 6 (13.95%) Validation
7 6 (13.95%) HND
8 5 (11.63%) CAE
8 5 (11.63%) Automotive
8 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
8 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.63%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
9 4 (9.30%) Physics
9 4 (9.30%) Service Management
9 4 (9.30%) ITSM
9 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.98%) HNC
10 3 (6.98%) Autodesk
10 3 (6.98%) Industrial Design
10 3 (6.98%) Windchill
10 3 (6.98%) Prototyping
11 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
11 2 (4.65%) 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 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (6.98%) Windchill
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.65%) AutoCAD
3 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.65%) Siemens NX
4 1 (2.33%) CATIA
4 1 (2.33%) MicroStation
4 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.33%) MS Office
4 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.33%) MS Project
4 1 (2.33%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) xDSL
2 1 (2.33%) Broadband
2 1 (2.33%) DSL
2 1 (2.33%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) InstallShield
1 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (60.47%) Manufacturing
2 9 (20.93%) Electronics
3 6 (13.95%) Finance
4 5 (11.63%) Automotive
5 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Billing
6 1 (2.33%) Military
6 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Design Engineer
1 14 (32.56%) Mechanical Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) IT Manager
3 5 (11.63%) IT Programme Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Programme Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Graduate
4 4 (9.30%) Graduate Mechanical Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Product Design Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Product Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Developer
6 2 (4.65%) PCB Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Project Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.33%) Junior
7 1 (2.33%) Sales Executive
7 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
1 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.65%) DirectX
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
1 2 (4.65%) XHTML
1 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.30%) Physics
3 2 (4.65%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Project Management
2 8 (18.60%) Finite Element Analysis
2 8 (18.60%) PLM
3 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.95%) PDM
3 6 (13.95%) Validation
4 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.63%) CAE
4 5 (11.63%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
4 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
5 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.30%) ITSM
5 4 (9.30%) Service Management
6 3 (6.98%) Industrial Design
6 3 (6.98%) Prototyping
7 2 (4.65%) QMS
7 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.65%) Six Sigma
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) C#
1 2 (4.65%) Java
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) HND
3 3 (6.98%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO13485
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Autodesk
2 2 (4.65%) DevExpress
2 2 (4.65%) EMC
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) ANSYS
3 1 (2.33%) Atmel
3 1 (2.33%) Intel
3 1 (2.33%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (2.33%) PTC
3 1 (2.33%) Siemens
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Ascent People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £52000 Per Annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20K-35K+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago