Period
to 22 June 2018

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 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 122 144
Rank change year-on-year -19 +22 +3
Permanent jobs citing CAD 36 42 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.21% 1.64% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.81% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 14
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% +23.64% -29.03%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,500 £45,500 £42,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +32.35% +23.64% -29.03%

CAD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,819 2,325 2,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.38% 90.82% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,899 1,756 1,913
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +2.33%

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing CAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for CAD in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing CAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for CAD.

1 34 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 25 (69.44%) PLM
3 20 (55.56%) C++
4 16 (44.44%) CAE
5 15 (41.67%) Degree
6 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (30.56%) Python
8 10 (27.78%) C#
8 10 (27.78%) 3D Modelling
9 9 (25.00%) SDLC
9 9 (25.00%) Prototyping
10 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (22.22%) Angular 2
10 8 (22.22%) Driving Licence
10 8 (22.22%) Time Management
10 8 (22.22%) Kanban
10 8 (22.22%) GitHub
10 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 8 (22.22%) JIRA
10 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (22.22%) Information Management
10 8 (22.22%) CRM
10 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 8 (22.22%) Java
10 8 (22.22%) VB
10 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
10 8 (22.22%) Windows
10 8 (22.22%) Linux

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 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) JIRA
1 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (22.22%) Aerospace
1 8 (22.22%) Automotive
2 5 (13.89%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Software Engineer
2 17 (47.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (44.44%) C++ Developer
3 16 (44.44%) C++ Software Developer
3 16 (44.44%) Developer
3 16 (44.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 16 (44.44%) Software Developer
4 12 (33.33%) CAD Engineer
5 9 (25.00%) 3D CAD Engineer
5 9 (25.00%) 3D Software Engineer
6 8 (22.22%) 3D Developer
6 8 (22.22%) CAD Developer
6 8 (22.22%) Sales Manager
6 8 (22.22%) Software Manager
6 8 (22.22%) Software Sales Manager
7 4 (11.11%) Graduate
8 3 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Mechanical Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Angular 2
1 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.56%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Robotics
5 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 25 (69.44%) PLM
3 16 (44.44%) CAE
4 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (27.78%) 3D Modelling
6 9 (25.00%) Prototyping
6 9 (25.00%) SDLC
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (22.22%) CRM
7 8 (22.22%) Information Management
7 8 (22.22%) Kanban
7 8 (22.22%) Time Management
8 6 (16.67%) Physics
9 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
10 3 (8.33%) Presales
10 3 (8.33%) Regression Testing
11 2 (5.56%) Computer Vision
11 2 (5.56%) Nanotechnology
11 2 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C++
2 11 (30.56%) Python
3 10 (27.78%) C#
4 8 (22.22%) Java
4 8 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft