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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 89 110 102
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8  
Permanent jobs citing CAD 16 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.31% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.15% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £35,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £35,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £35,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +2.85% -4.10%  

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 1117 1334 1207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 91.56% 90.38% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1025 987
Median salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.37% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for CAD.

1 21 (87.50%) C++
1 21 (87.50%) Degree
2 20 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 19 (79.17%) Algorithms
4 18 (75.00%) Visual Studio
4 18 (75.00%) PhD
4 18 (75.00%) Aerospace
5 13 (54.17%) Java
6 12 (50.00%) C#
6 12 (50.00%) Physics
7 11 (45.83%) C
8 9 (37.50%) Life Science
8 9 (37.50%) J2EE
8 9 (37.50%) XML
8 9 (37.50%) OpenGL
8 9 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (8.33%) Windows
9 2 (8.33%) Linux
9 2 (8.33%) .NET
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
10 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (4.17%) Content Writing
10 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
10 1 (4.17%) SDLC
10 1 (4.17%) SQL
10 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
10 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange

CAD
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 18 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 9 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Java Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) CAD Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) J2EE
1 9 (37.50%) OpenGL
1 9 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 19 (79.17%) Algorithms
3 9 (37.50%) Life Science
4 1 (4.17%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) Physics
3 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.17%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (4.17%) CAE
4 1 (4.17%) Content Writing
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.17%) Mechatronics
4 1 (4.17%) PDM
4 1 (4.17%) PLM
4 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 13 (54.17%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) C#
4 11 (45.83%) C
5 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Degree
2 18 (75.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
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