The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SOLIDWORKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 - 121
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.21% - 0.12%
As % of the Applications category 2.22% - 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £33,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 - £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 - £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.95% +4.28%  

SOLIDWORKS is in the software application 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 software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 135 79 243
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 9.31% 8.32% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 119 121 246
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £20,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94%  

SOLIDWORKS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing SOLIDWORKS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SOLIDWORKS in Cheshire

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for SOLIDWORKS in Cheshire

SOLIDWORKS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Chester - 2 £32,750 -
Warrington - 1 £34,000 -
SOLIDWORKS
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 3 (60.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) HNC
2 2 (40.00%) CAD
2 2 (40.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Revit
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) HND

SOLIDWORKS
Co-occurring 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 (40.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (20.00%) Revit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD Draughtsman
3 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD Operator
3 1 (20.00%) CAD Draughtsman
3 1 (20.00%) CAD Operator
3 1 (20.00%) Draughtsman
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) CAD
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) HNC
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HND