The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 88 - 119
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CAD 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% - 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £37,500 - £37,500
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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 933 1120 1579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.28% 85.50% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 742 943 1203
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

CAD
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for CAD in Cheshire

CAD
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Warrington - 1 - -
Widnes - 1 £25,500 -
CAD
North West

CAD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CAD.

1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Firmware
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (28.57%) AutoCAD
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) HNC
4 1 (14.29%) HND
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Revit
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) MobileIron
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (28.57%) AutoCAD
2 1 (14.29%) Revit
2 1 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Design Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD Draughtsman
2 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD Operator
2 1 (14.29%) CAD Draughtsman
2 1 (14.29%) CAD Operator
2 1 (14.29%) CAD Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Draughtsman
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technology Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) HNC
1 1 (14.29%) HND
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) MobileIron