The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 93 97
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing CAD 27 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.97% 1.19% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.33% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 12
Median salary £34,000 £27,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.63% -25.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +36.36% -21.42%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1213 1050 1269
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 88.48% 88.98% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 920 863 1072
Median salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

CAD
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for CAD in Cambridge

CAD
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CAD in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CAD in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for CAD.

1 40 (93.02%) C++
2 39 (90.70%) Mathematics
3 38 (88.37%) Degree
3 38 (88.37%) Algorithms
4 37 (86.05%) Computer Science
5 36 (83.72%) Software Engineering
6 30 (69.77%) Java
7 28 (65.12%) C
8 27 (62.79%) C#
8 27 (62.79%) Physics
9 24 (55.81%) Numerate Degree
10 19 (44.19%) Aerospace
10 19 (44.19%) 3D Modelling
11 18 (41.86%) 3D Printing
11 18 (41.86%) CAE
11 18 (41.86%) Windows
11 18 (41.86%) Linux
12 17 (39.53%) PhD
12 17 (39.53%) Visual Studio
13 16 (37.21%) Content Writing
13 16 (37.21%) Apache Axis
14 14 (32.56%) Python
15 13 (30.23%) OpenGL
16 11 (25.58%) XML
16 11 (25.58%) Life Science
17 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
17 7 (16.28%) .NET
18 6 (13.95%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (13.95%) J2EE
19 3 (6.98%) SAN

CAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (2.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SAN
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (44.19%) Aerospace
2 6 (13.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.65%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Software Engineer
2 21 (48.84%) C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (39.53%) C++ Developer
3 17 (39.53%) C++ Software Developer
3 17 (39.53%) Developer
3 17 (39.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 17 (39.53%) Software Developer
4 16 (37.21%) C Developer
4 16 (37.21%) C Software Engineer
4 16 (37.21%) C/C++ Developer
4 16 (37.21%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 16 (37.21%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (34.88%) Graduate
5 15 (34.88%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 15 (34.88%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
5 15 (34.88%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (34.88%) Graduate Developer
5 15 (34.88%) Graduate Software Developer
5 15 (34.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 14 (32.56%) Graduate C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) Apache Axis
2 13 (30.23%) OpenGL
3 11 (25.58%) XML
4 7 (16.28%) .NET
4 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
5 6 (13.95%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (88.37%) Algorithms
2 37 (86.05%) Computer Science
3 18 (41.86%) 3D Printing
4 11 (25.58%) Life Science
5 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) Mathematics
2 36 (83.72%) Software Engineering
3 27 (62.79%) Physics
4 19 (44.19%) 3D Modelling
5 18 (41.86%) CAE
6 16 (37.21%) Content Writing
7 1 (2.33%) Mechatronics
7 1 (2.33%) PLM
7 1 (2.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (93.02%) C++
2 30 (69.77%) Java
3 28 (65.12%) C
4 27 (62.79%) C#
5 14 (32.56%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) Fortran
7 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 38 (88.37%) Degree
2 24 (55.81%) Numerate Degree
3 17 (39.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 23 days ago