Period
to 18 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AutoCAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AutoCAD over the 6 months to 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 761 780 1005
Rank change year-on-year +19 +225 +103
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 89 105 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Applications category 1.60% 1.60% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 56 77 75
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,250 £25,950
25th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,250 £39,598 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.56% -10.01% +35.38%
75th Percentile £40,000 £43,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £32,250 £39,598 £43,750
% change year-on-year -18.56% -9.49% +34.62%

AutoCAD is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5,579 6,557 11,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.95% 7.46% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,894 5,180 8,573
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +6.67%

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AutoCAD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AutoCAD in England.

Salary trend for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AutoCAD in England over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the England region over the 6 months to 18 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +39 46 £32,000 -20.00% 11
Midlands -1 14 £40,000 +6.67% 34
South West -15 13 £47,500 +19.96% 18
West Midlands +2 12 £40,000 +14.29% 13
South East +29 9 £40,000 -20.00% 18
North of England -12 3 £50,000 +42.86% 38
East of England +21 2 £38,250 +2.00% 12
East Midlands -6 2 - - 21
Yorkshire -26 2 £50,000 +33.33% 14
North West +17 1 - - 21
AutoCAD
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, IT jobs citing AutoCAD 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 England region with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 35 (39.33%) Degree
1 35 (39.33%) Revit
2 34 (38.20%) Autodesk
3 27 (30.34%) Adobe
4 26 (29.21%) Active Directory
4 26 (29.21%) Windows
4 26 (29.21%) Microsoft 365
4 26 (29.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 26 (29.21%) Windows Server
5 19 (21.35%) C
5 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Office
5 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
5 19 (21.35%) CAD
5 19 (21.35%) Social Skills
6 15 (16.85%) HNC
6 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
7 13 (14.61%) GIS
8 12 (13.48%) Software Testing
9 11 (12.36%) Network Design
9 11 (12.36%) Validation
9 11 (12.36%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Excel
10 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
11 9 (10.11%) SCADA
11 9 (10.11%) SQL
12 8 (8.99%) MS Visio
12 8 (8.99%) CCTV
13 7 (7.87%) Network Planning
13 7 (7.87%) 3D Modelling
13 7 (7.87%) Chartered Engineer

AutoCAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (7.87%) Smallworld
2 3 (3.37%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 35 (39.33%) Revit
2 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (8.99%) MS Visio
5 5 (5.62%) Simulink
6 3 (3.37%) SketchUp
7 2 (2.25%) 3ds Max
7 2 (2.25%) Autodesk Inventor
7 2 (2.25%) Mathcad
7 2 (2.25%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (1.12%) Abaqus
8 1 (1.12%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 26 (29.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 26 (29.21%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (7.87%) AWS
2 7 (7.87%) Azure
3 5 (5.62%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 5 (5.62%) Azure Event Grid
3 5 (5.62%) Azure Functions
3 5 (5.62%) Azure Service Bus
3 5 (5.62%) Serverless
4 4 (4.49%) Google Workspace
5 2 (2.25%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (7.87%) Wireless
3 5 (5.62%) Bluetooth
4 4 (4.49%) Broadband
4 4 (4.49%) GPON
5 2 (2.25%) DWDM
6 1 (1.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) GIS
2 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.62%) NUnit
1 5 (5.62%) webpack
General
1 19 (21.35%) Social Skills
2 15 (16.85%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.62%) Automotive
3 5 (5.62%) Electronics
4 4 (4.49%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.37%) Finance
5 3 (3.37%) Local Government
5 3 (3.37%) Organisational Skills
6 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (1.12%) Law
7 1 (1.12%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Analyst
2 21 (23.60%) Support Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) IT Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) IT Support
3 13 (14.61%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) Design Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Desktop Support
5 8 (8.99%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Installations Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Designer
7 6 (6.74%) Fibre Planner
8 5 (5.62%) Electrical Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Fibre Designer
8 5 (5.62%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Instrumentation Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Network Designer
9 4 (4.49%) Network Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) CSS
1 7 (7.87%) HTML
2 5 (5.62%) .NET
2 5 (5.62%) .NET Framework
2 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
2 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET Core
2 5 (5.62%) Backbone.js
2 5 (5.62%) Bulma
2 5 (5.62%) Jest
2 5 (5.62%) LESS
2 5 (5.62%) OAuth
2 5 (5.62%) OAuth2
2 5 (5.62%) React
2 5 (5.62%) Sass
2 5 (5.62%) SignalR
2 5 (5.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (5.62%) Vue.js
3 2 (2.25%) REST
3 2 (2.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) SCADA
2 8 (8.99%) CCTV
3 7 (7.87%) Digital TV
4 5 (5.62%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.62%) User Experience
5 4 (4.49%) Fibre Optics
6 2 (2.25%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.12%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.21%) Windows
1 26 (29.21%) Windows Server
2 5 (5.62%) Android
2 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.35%) CAD
2 12 (13.48%) Software Testing
3 11 (12.36%) Network Design
3 11 (12.36%) Validation
4 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
5 7 (7.87%) 3D Modelling
5 7 (7.87%) Network Planning
5 7 (7.87%) OOP
5 7 (7.87%) Project Management
5 7 (7.87%) Self-Awareness
5 7 (7.87%) Software Architecture
6 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.62%) Functional Testing
7 5 (5.62%) Kanban
7 5 (5.62%) Pair Programming
7 5 (5.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.35%) C
2 9 (10.11%) SQL
3 7 (7.87%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.62%) C#
4 5 (5.62%) ES6
4 5 (5.62%) MATLAB
4 5 (5.62%) TypeScript
5 4 (4.49%) Ruby
6 2 (2.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (39.33%) Degree
2 15 (16.85%) HNC
3 7 (7.87%) Chartered Engineer
3 7 (7.87%) HND
4 5 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (5.62%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) RIBA
6 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 5 (5.62%) MISRA
3 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.12%) HAZOP
System Software
1 26 (29.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (38.20%) Autodesk
2 27 (30.34%) Adobe
3 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.87%) Virgin Media
5 6 (6.74%) BT
5 6 (6.74%) Google
6 4 (4.49%) Mapinfo
6 4 (4.49%) Openreach
7 3 (3.37%) ESRI
8 2 (2.25%) Allen-Bradley
8 2 (2.25%) Siemens