The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 143 119
Rank change year-on-year +20 -24  
Permanent jobs citing CAD 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.042% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.048% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.09%  

CAD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1681 2082 1441
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.94% 87.15% 82.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1583 1189
Median salary £45,000 £43,974 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% -0.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing CAD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for CAD in Birmingham

CAD
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CAD in Birmingham.

Salary trend for CAD in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CAD.

1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Automotive
2 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) HND
3 3 (33.33%) PTC Creo
4 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
4 2 (22.22%) Siemens NX
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Advertising
4 2 (22.22%) Siemens
4 2 (22.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Industrial Design
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) PTC
5 1 (11.11%) Windchill
5 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 1 (11.11%) CAE
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
5 1 (11.11%) PhD
5 1 (11.11%) VMS
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) CCTV
5 1 (11.11%) Misys Midas
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence

CAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (33.33%) PTC Creo
2 2 (22.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (22.22%) Siemens NX
3 1 (11.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Misys Midas
General
1 4 (44.44%) Automotive
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Mechanical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Product Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Product Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) CAD Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) CCTV
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Industrial Design
1 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
2 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) CAE
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (11.11%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Siemens
2 1 (11.11%) PTC